1. Pele's humble beginnings in Brazil's streets shaped his legendary career.

2. Maradona's rise from poverty to global stardom captured the world's imagination.

3. Messi's journey from a small town in Argentina to footballing greatness.

4. Ronaldo's dedication to fitness and skill propelled him to superstardom.

5. Zidane's elegance on the pitch mirrored his calm demeanor off it.

Fernando Hierro's leadership and versatility in defense for Real Madrid.