FIFA Player of the Century was a one-off award created by FIFA to decide the greatest football player of the 20th century, announced at the annual FIFA World gala, held in Rome on 11 December 2000. Diego Maradona and Pelé were joint winners of the award.
As part of the discussion of the greatest athletes from all sports, including soccer, here is one view of the greatest football (soccer) players of the 20th century. This list of the 100 greatest football players of the 20th century was published in the December 1999 issue of World Soccer, an English language football magazine.
Globe Soccer Awards - Special Edition, 27 December 2020🏆 Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible record speaks for itself – the clubs he has played for and the victo...
Cristiano Ronaldo has been named as Player of the Century at the 2020 Globe Soccer Awards after he finished ahead of Lionel Messi, Ronaldinho and Mohamed Salah.. A star studded event was held in ...
Johan Cruyff (or Cruijffie) is voted the best European soccer player of the twentieth century (and the second best worldplayer). He started his career with AJAX Amsterdam and led them to 4 European finals of which 3 were won (1971/1972/1973).
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- Lewandowski bagged the player of the year while Real Madrid won club of the century Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo has been named Globe Soccer Awards’ Player of the Century.
Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has been named player of the century at the Dubai Globe Soccer Awards. Defeating Barcelona's Leo Messi and Liverpool's Mohamed Salah, Ronaldo was voted best player of the 2000s by a 23-person jury, including coaches and former players and worldwide fan votes.
The Globe Soccer Awards has only been going since 2010, when only four awards were handed out, and in 2012 they named Diego Maradona as the 'Best Player of the Century.'