7 Best Players Who Never Won the Champions League

Brazilian former football star Romario looks on during a charity football match organized by former Brazilian national team player Zico, at Maracana stadium on December 28, 2013 in Rio de...

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.

7 Best Teenage Footballers of All Time

David Luiz, Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea jump up to block a free-kick from Riyad Mahrez of Man City during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester City and Chelsea...

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.