The Perfect Footballer: What Skills Would He Possess?

Stefan Vasilev@https://twitter.com/GoonersLoungeAnalyst IMay 9, 2009

The Perfect Footballer: What Skills Would He Possess?

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The work rate of Gennaro Gattuso

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    VIENNA, AUSTRIA - JUNE 19: Gennaro Gattuso of Italy in action during Italy training at Bundesstadion Suedstadt on June 19, 2008 in Maria Enzersdorf, Austria.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

The pace of Cristiano Ronaldo

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    PORTO, PORTUGAL - APRIL 15:  Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between FC Porto and Manchester United at the Estadio do Dragao on April 15, 2009

The technique of Ronaldinho

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    DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - JANUARY 03:  Ronaldinho of AC Milan looks on during a training session during the AC Milan Winter Training Camp at the Al Nasr Sports Club on January 3, 2009 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

The dribbling of Lionel Messi

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    LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06:  Lionel Messi of Barcelona in action during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final Second Leg match between Chelsea and Barcelona at Stamford Bridge on May 6, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

The heading of Tim Cahill

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    LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 22: Tim Cahill of Everton heads the ball next to Ashley Cole of Chelseaduring the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Everton at Stamford Bridge on April 22, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

The composure of Filippo Inzaghi

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    MILAN, ITALY - APRIL 26:  Filippo Inzaghi of Milan runs with the ball during the Serie A match between AC Milan and US Citta di Palermo at the San Siro Stadium on April 26, 2009 in Milan, Italy.  (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

The leadership skills of John Terry

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    LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06:  John Terry of Chelsea screams instructions during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final Second Leg match between Chelsea and Barcelona at Stamford Bridge on May 6, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

The determination of Steven Gerrard

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    LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 03:   Steven Gerrard of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield on May 3, 2009 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

The passing of David Beckham

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    LONDON - APRIL 01:  (LDavid Beckham of England smiles prior to the FIFA 2010 World Cup Group 6 Qualifying match between England and Ukraine at Wembley Stadium on April 1, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

The strength of Wayne Rooney

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    LONDON - MARCH 21:  Wayne Rooney of Manchester United runs with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Manchester United at Craven Cottage on March 21, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

The precise shooting of Ruud van Nistelerooy

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    MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 05:  Ruud Van Nistelrooy of Real Madrid in action during the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Espanol at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium on October 5, 2008 in Madrid, Spain.  (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)