Dribbling is not just about pace but it also requires a great amount of skill and concentration. A dribbler is considered to be key to any team as they have the talent to unlock even the meanest of defenses.We have seen some great dribblers in football and today we will have a look at 10 such best dribblers ever.
Here is the list of 10 best dribblers ever in the history of world football-
Many people believe that he was the greatest ever to play this sport.In 1999, he was voted World Player of the Century by the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS).That year, France Football asked their former Ballon d’Or winners to choose the Football Player of the Century; they selected Pelé. In 1999, Pelé was elected Athlete of the Century by the IOC.
During his international career, he won three FIFA World Cups: 1958, 1962 and 1970, being the only player ever to do so. Pelé is the all-time leading goalscorer for Brazil with 77 goals in 91 games.
Not many people could do what this man could do with a football.He did a lot of amazing tricks during his career, bringing freestyle skills in a football match. One of his famous moves is the elastico where he fools a defender by pushing the ball sideways but suddenly pulling the ball back to the other side.
He reached the zenith of the game winning a number of different awards along the way such as the FIFA World Player of The Year as well as the coveted Ballon D’Or in 2005.He also won the world cup with Brazil in 2002.
4.Ronaldo de Lima
This Brazilian made a name for himself by managing to dribble past defenders and then going on to score a goal. Except for the Champions League medal, Ronaldo won everything there was to be won by the modern-day footballer in Europe.
He scored 2 goals in the final of the 2002 World Cup as Brazil beat Germany 2-0. He is undoubtedly one of the best dribblers ever.