With football ready to produce some Christmas crackers over the festive season, here is an Xmas-inspired XI.
Whilst some people are out enjoying the holiday season or busy writing Christmas cards and wrapping presents, we've been hard to work.
In a Christmas tree formation (4-3-2-1) the squad contains Champions League winners as well as some wise men, a king and one cracker.
Christmas is a time for giving and we would love you to give us your best Christmas-themed players.
If you can think of any players who deserve a place in our side ahead of GiveMeSport’s Christmas team sheet, please let us know in the comments below.
Goalkeeper: Pepe Reindeer
Defenders: Angel Gabriel Rangel, Ledley King Herod, Per Merte-cracker (C), Sleighton Baines
Midfielders: Frank-incense Lampard, Dennis Wise-man, Myrrh-sut Ozil
Forwards: Jason Yule, Roque Santa Claus
Striker: Andy Carroll Singer
Manager: Goose Hiddink
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