The 20 Most Overhyped Soccer Prospects in History

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The 20 Most Overhyped Soccer Prospects in History
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Bleacher Report brings you the 20 most overhyped football prospects that failed to live up to their reputation.

The one prerequisite for the article is that the player in question has to be retired.

“What if I told you that the four saddest words are 'he could have been,” was a quote used on ESPN 30 for 30’s Volume II trailer.

This is the ongoing theme in the article which shows you how fickle a footballer’s career path can be.

One moment, he’s destined for superstardom. The next moment, he’s looking back and wondering what went wrong.   

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