Michael Ballack

Bayern Munich failed to convince the then Germany captain to stay on at the Allianz Arena after he won three league and cup doubles in Germany.

Chelsea came calling with a fat contract in 2006 and the imperious midfielder was key in a successful few years at the club, winning a League Cup, three FA Cups and a Premier League title in his last year.

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