The 5 Most Iconic World Football Matches of the 21st Century so Far

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The 5 Most Iconic World Football Matches of the 21st Century so Far
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There have been many magnificent football matches since the turn of the millennium.

Everybody has their favourites, and everyone has their own personal reasons as to why.

As such, there will never be a universal decision over which matches are the absolute greatest.

My choice here is not to merely choose what I deem to be the five "best" matches.

Instead, I'm offering five matches which will go down in the annals of history, whether it be due to the events that transpired or the historical context.

Here are my choice for the five most iconic football matches of the 21st century so far:

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