World Cup Countdown- The 20 Greatest players never to play a World Cup (Part 3)

Part 3 of our look back at the greats who never played a World Cup- as we’re getting into the top 10 the biographies are a little longer… 10. Bernd Schuster (West Germany) If there’s one certainty in football it’s that if you’re a world-class player born in Germany you will play (and more than […]

World Cup Countdown- The 20 Greatest players never to play a World Cup (Part 2)

We continue the countdown of those great talents who never got to perform on the games biggest stage from 15 to 11… 15. Liam Brady (Republic of Ireland) The silky midfield playmaker with as good a left foot as ever seen in British football broke into Arsenal’s first team in 1973 aged just 17. Brady […]

World Cup Countdown- The 20 Greatest Players never to play a World Cup (part 1)

Most of the World’s great players have graced football’s biggest stage at some point in their career but a few never made it, here’s a countdown of the 20 best of those players who missed their chance of World Cup glory; 20. Andrey Arshavin (Russia) The diminutive magician may have endured mixed fortunes for Arsenal […]