The France Football introduced the players of the symbolic world team in history. The publication polled 177 journalists from the world’s leading media, who chose the best players in history for each position.
The dream team includes the legendary strikers Diego Maradona and Pele. They were included in the list of midfielders. The reputable French magazine has identified the best strikers of all time – Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Barcelona and Argentina player Lionel Messi was named the best right-handed striker. Juventus and Portugal national team player Cristiano Ronaldo was named the best left forward of all time. The best center forward, according to the publication, is the 1994 and 2002 world champion Ronaldo from the Brazilian national team.
So far, the Ballon d’Or dream team looks like this:
Lev Yashin (USSR), Paolo Maldini (Italy), Franz Beckenbauer (Germany), Cafu (Brazil), Lothar Matteus (Germany), Xavi (Spain), Diego Maradona (Argentina), Pele (Brazil).