Even if you’re not a football maniac, you’ll know the famous football rivals- Real Madrid and Barcelona. These fierce Spanish teams are the epitome of what football lovers look forward to. The intense matches are the biggest in the world of sport, come 23rd of December. EL Clasico will make grown men cry.
Here’s a list of players from both teams, there’s no room for sitting on the fence.
A popular household name. For some ladies, it’s his charming Portuguese looks while for some guys it’s his amazing footwork skills. Arguably known as the best player in the world.
Hometown– Funchal, Portugal
It is known as the largest city in Portugal and perfect combination of all things historic and artsy. To learn more about the five-time winner of the Ballon d’Or, the Museu CR7 is a popular tourist attraction.
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Gaz– another top dog in the Real Madrid squad was formerly known as the richest paid player before the newbies came on board. This Cardiff born native is exceptional with his free kicks and ability to weave through defenders.
Hometown– Cardiff, United Kingdom
When you think about Cardiff, the first thing that comes to mind is the medieval castle. Built in the 11th century by the Norman invaders, it remains one of Cardiff’s most prized possession. To explore the ancient structures it has to offer, book a ticket with us.
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Cuqui– He isn’t only famous for making history as one of the most sent-off players in La Liga history with his 19 red card record, the captain of this undefeated team (for now) is impeccable with his defending skills.
Hometown– Camas, Seville, Spain
The beautiful city of Seville Spain boasts of its intoxicating blend of medieval times and modern-day twists. It is also famous for making enchanting movies
This 1.7 m football genius can be considered as the most football lovers demigod. With his speed, quick tackles and awe dropping goals. It’s a no-brainer he is considered the greatest of all times.
Hometown– Rosario, Argentina
This destination has its unique buzz during summertime with its- artsy galleries, delicious restaurants, relaxing beaches and skate parks. The best is the friendly people ready to welcome foreigners from far and wide.
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El Pistolero- For the average person he is popular for biting other players but the lovers of this great game there’s more to it. El Pistolero is well decorated with his numerous trophies, league titles, and amazing striker skills.
Hometown– Salto, Uruguay
This city is Uruguay’s second largest city, popular for its hot springs and amazing recreation area, they include- Acuamanía Water Park and Aquatic Park Termas de Salto Grande.