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The Definitive World Football XI 2000-2010

Matthew MaloneyCorrespondent IJanuary 16, 2017

The Definitive World Football XI 2000-2010

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Goalkeeper: Oliver Kahn (Bayern Munich/Germany)

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Left Back: Paolo Maldini (AC Milan/Italy)

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Right Back: Lilian Thuram (France/Juventus/Barcelona)

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Centre Back: Roberto Ayala (Valencia/Zaragoza/Argentina)

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Centre Back: Alessandaro Nesta (Lazio/Milan/Italy)

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Defensive Midfielder: Claude Makelele (Real Madrid/Chelsea/PSG/France)

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Centre Midfielder: Steven Gerrard (Liverpool/England)

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Attacking Midfielder: Zinedine Zidane (France/Real Madrid)

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Left Wing Forward: Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United/Real Madrid/Portugal)

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Right Wing Forward: Lionel Messi (Argentina/Barcelona)

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Striker: Thierry Henry (Arsenal/Barcelona/France)

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Manager: Jose Mourinho (Porto/Chelsea/Internazionale)

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