9 Best False Nines in World Football History

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9 Best False Nines in World Football History
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The "false nine" position has been used sparingly throughout world football history, but it's currently trending in the thoughts of managers and fans across the globe.

Bleacher Report brings you the very best to have graced this position, ranging from the current exploits of Lionel Messi all the way back to the Austrian wunderteam of the 1930s.

Whether currently playing or sadly passed away, all nine of these players were wizards within the game.

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