5. Zinedine Zidane
Zinedine Zidane was the ultimate central midfielder - capable of orchestrating the biggest matches for both club and country.
A gifted and graceful footballer, Zidane’s touch and vision were both off the scale.
The former France international would also score goals at crucial times - like all truly great players do - including his three goals in two World Cup finals and that stunning left-footed volley against Bayer Leverkusen in the 2002 Champions League final.
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