2010 FIFA World Cup: France’s Top Ten Greatest Football Players

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2010 FIFA World Cup: France’s Top Ten Greatest Football Players

One-time World Cup winners, two-time European Cup winners, France is a football nation that has earned its respect in the football arena. Through many years of drama and spectacular football the French have entertained all who love football.

Inevitably, a player, like a gear-wheel in a machine, has come to outshine all the other parts of the team.

In the 50s and early 60s, it was Just Fontaine’s enormous talent that moved that heavy machine forward. In the 80s, the prodigy of Michele Platini was dropping jaws. In the 90s and at the dawn of the new millennium, Zinedine Zidane, with his slow-motioned tricks, and exquisite tactical mind was amazing everyone.

In truth, France has produced many footballers worthy of a place in the top ten of the best footballers ever to live.

But who were the best footballers of France? Was it Zizou, Platini, or maybe Cantona?

Prepare yourself to travel through time:

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