The men who play in leagues like the Italian Serie A are some of the most elite performers in the game.
The players that grace Italian stadia week in and week out are some of the most talented in the world at the peak of fitness.
Well...sometimes you may have to fudge that last bit.
While one would think that soccer requires you to be in top physical shape, there have been some players before us who have been...less so.
These portly practitioners of the game stop short of the line of ideal fitness, and they've come in the form of both role players and big stars.
Who are the biggest? Read on to find out.