FIFA.com takes a look at the past and present of the former Portugal striker, the all-time top scorer for A Selecção das Quinas and French club Paris Saint-Germain.
FIFA.com catches up with Glenn Hoddle, the man who wowed crowds with his playmaking skills in the 1980s and 1990s, who now finds himself helping to develop young English players - in Spain.
A hero for club and country, Emilio Butragueno was one of the world's most feared strikers during his prolific pomp with Real Madrid and Spain. FIFA.com pays tribute to a Roja legend.
FIFA.com reviews the life and times of one of Iraq’s greatest ever footballers, Hussain Saeed, who is mostly fondly remembered for captaining his country to their first appearance at a FIFA World Cup™.
FIFA.com chats to Khodadad Azizi about scoring the goal against Australia that improbably snatched Iran a place at France 1998 and the future of Team Melli.
A hero in both England and Argentina, FIFA World Cup winner Osvaldo Ardiles enjoyed a hugely successful career for club and country before embarking on a management tour of the world.
Decades before the current crop of Australian stars, a humble young man named Joe Marston from a then footballing outpost was setting the standard for future generations of his countrymen.
The 1983 African Footballer of the Year and a lethal goalscorer for club and country, Mahmoud El Khatib is regarded as the greatest Egyptian footballer of all time.
FIFA.com catches up with colourful former Belgium keeper Jean-Marie Pfaff, who gainfully employed as an ambassador of the Netherlands-Belgium bid to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Hernan Medford chatted to FIFA.com about his playing career, the two iconic goals he scored for Costa Rica, his time at their reins, and new Ticos coach Ricardo La Volpe.
FIFA.com caught up with goalkeeper Jiang Jin who earned a place as an icon of Chinese football with his heroics when the world’s most populous nation qualified for their inaugural FIFA World Cup™ eight years ago.
Prolific goalscoring saw Mexico’s Carlos Hermosillo become one of the greats for club and country before moving down an interesting off-field path.