The red hot Celtic man made a rare press conference appearance this week.
The UEFA Champions League is Europe’s premier club competition. Contested by the best teams from across the continent in a group and knockout format, Francisco Gento has won the competition more times than any other player if one includes the European Cup, whilst Cristiano Ronaldo has won it more times than anyone else just in the Champions League era. We’re interested in great players who never won it at all here though.
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur will lock horns in the Champions League final on Saturday.
The 22-year-old Championship striker has been compared to Spurs legend Jermain Defoe, as well as Brazil icon Ronaldo.
This was an incredibly difficult seven to compile, so I decided to come up with a system to make myself feel a little more confident with my eventual selections and their ordering.
Before we start, the primary criteria here is simply how good the player was in their teenage years, typically between their 16th and 20th birthdays, but factors such as the number of games they played and what they accomplished are naturally also taken into account. There will also be some very honourable mentions at the end.
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Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho has been a long-term admirer of Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly.
Nahki Wells scored against Leeds United for Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.
Tottenham Hotspur are said to be keen to sign Luka Jovic, as Jose Mourinho looks to sign a striker.
Liverpool managed to beat Wolves 2-1 to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was in action for Liverpool against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Thursday.
Leeds United reportedly want Che Adams of Southampton.
Multiple Premier League clubs reportedly want Trabzonspor goalkeeper Ugurcan Cakir, including Newcastle United, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool.
Leif Davis has become Leeds United's latest injury victim.
Tottenham Hotspur could be one of the more busier teams during this final week of the January transfer window.
Celtic are two points ahead of Rangers in the Premiership table.
In Saitama, during the summer of 2002, a busload of Japanese commuters facing the tiring last leg of their journey home found themselves suddenly overwhelmed by a gang of exuberant Brazilians who jumped aboard armed with ukeleles, percussion and an outpouring of joyous song.
Undisputed footballing heroes these players may be, but there is one trophy missing from their bulging cabinets.
A footballer’s career does not end when he retires.