Football

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6

Top 5: Champions League legends (4)

Published 1 Comments

3. Paolo Maldini


In third place we find arguably AC Milan's and Italy's best ever defender. The one-club-man played for the Italian giants for a stunning 24 seasons between 1985 and 2009 and no one comes close to his experience of playing in Champions League finals.

Maldini made 140 appearances in the competition and has appeared in the final an unbelievable six times. He won the competition in 1994, 2003 and 2007 against Barcelona, Juventus and Liverpool respectively.

In 1993, 1995 and 2005 Maldini was on the losing side when Milan lost against Marseille (93), Ajax (95) and Liverpool (05). It is worth mentioning that Maldini has won the European Cup twice as well, in 1989 and 1990.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
Topics:
Football

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again