Pelé's Career Pelé's first job was shining shoes. But he had always dreamed of playing soccer. Pelé's soccer career started early. After playing in a few amateur teams like Baquinho and Sete Setembro, at the age of 11, while playing for an uncoached team called Ameriquinha, he was discovered by a former Brasilian World Cup player named Waldemar de Brito. De Brito recognized Pelé's skills and invited him to join the team he was organizing (Clube Atlético Baurú?).
His sister remembers “we knew he had a gift for football, but we never knew he would reach the top.” (HDDDocumentaries) Cristiano started playing soccer in a small town club called Andorinha, where his father was the kit man. It is at this club where Cristiano displayed his technique with the ball at such a young age. Word spread around the Island, that Cristiano had an amazing talent, shortly after Ronaldo signed f... ... middle of paper ... ...season and Cristiano netting the goal at least once every game, it was pretty obvious Cristiano would be the best player in the world that season. Messi vs Cristiano has been a rivalry since their early appearances in the world of soccer. Since that game in Rome 2009, the rivalry between the two best players in the world has only been flourishing.
After years later Mess i’s parents decided to move to Barcelona, Spain. And it was there where the city’s soccer club gave him a chance to play for their youth teams. After several months of watching Messi play, the Fc Barcelona scouters were amazed by the great moves that Messi showed during games. So, they decide to take the chance and gave Messi a contract, which included paying for the treatment to help him have a normal growth. At that time Messi was thirteen years old, and with the treatment Mes... ... middle of paper ... ...s of today Messi is getting ready for the world cup that is going to be playing in South Africa this summer, and hopefully Messi and the Argentinean squad do better that the world cup that they play in Germany four years ago.
Next, he enrolled at Stanford University and at 19 successfully defended his Amateur Championship title, the second of three consecutive titles. In August 1996 Tiger turned pro and immediately was approached by Nike and Titleist to sign endorsement deals worth a total of $60 million. On the golf course he nearly earned his first million through his play in just eight events. Subsequently he was named Sportsman of the Year by Sports Illustrated magazine. In 1997, at age 21, Tiger became the youngest winner of The Masters tournament, his first major win, setting a record for the largest margin of victory ever at the event (an astounding 12 strokes).
Messi began his football career at the youth team of Newell’s Old Boys in 1995. As he played, Messi impressed many important football clubs because of his talent. When Messi turned 13 years old, he moved to Barcelona with his family. There he played for the Barcelona under-14 team and scored 21 goals in 14 games. Because of his talent, he progressed to the senior squad of FC Barcelona where he made his informal debut.
He was discovered at age of 11 by one of the country's player, Waldemar de Brito. He was the one who brought Pele to Bauru, Sao Paulo and told the club's directors he was going to be one of the greatest player in the world. Waldemar was right, Pele's impact was immediate. On his first professional appearance for the team, he scored a goal right away. He was only sixteen.
At the age of ten, Maradona put on a spectacular exhibition during the half-time of a professional game. “He walked onto the field and proceeded to juggle his soccer ball for the entire intermission, keeping it in the air by bouncing it off his feet, knees, chest, ankles, head, and shoulder as if it were balloon and his body a spring breeze. '; When Maradona was only 15 he signed his first contract with the Argentinos Juniors for $400 a month. Two years later he became the youngest-ever member of the Argentine soccer team. At the time that they were preparing for being host for the 1978 World Cup.
European football scouts noticed the 1, 77 m middle fielding skills and a French club, Bastia signed him, where he scored six goals that season Michael Essien later transferred to Lyon where he shone more and helped the team win the 3rd and 4th string of their titles in Ligue 1. The France national Union Professional Footballers (UNFP) voted him the 2005 Player of the Year. At 22yrs old in 2005 he signed for Chelsea FC for the second most expensive transfer deal for the club of £ 26m for five years. In August 2012 he signed an on-loan deal with Real Madrid and went t on to score two goals. Earlier this year on January 2014 he transferred to Milan an Italian Serie A Club.
The bragging worked and in his first professional game young Edson, who came to be known as Pelé, scored 4 goals, leading Santos to a 7-1 victory (2). By the age of 16 he had secured a starting position on the team. He also had earned a position on the Brazilian national team in only his second year pro (2). At the age of 17, Pelé played in the 1958 World Cup of soccer (1). He surprised the world by scoring six goals throughout the tournament, including two in the championship game of Brazil’s 5-2 victory over Sweden to give Brazil its first World Cup trophy (1).
Messi the greatest player to have ever entered a football ground, he done so many amazing achievements while he was playing soccer. Another best player i will like to talk about is cristiano Ronaldo that makes challange with messi cristiano ronaldo was born Portugal in february 5 1985 and he has one Children, Cristiano Ronaldo is professional soccer player who has record while he was playing for both manchester and Real Madrid he got the ronaldo name after the president USA, Ronald reagan who was his father favorite actor, at the age of eight ronaldo played for amateur team andorinha where his father was a lil kid, Cristiano Ronaldo grew up poor, Cristiano Ronaldo nickname is cry-baby, his the first professional game for sporting lisbon came when he play in the Portuguese super league at age of 17, Manchester United paid $12 million to sing him in 2003 Cristiano Ronaldo has a record fee for a player of his age, Cristiano Ronaldo showed his promise early on 2004 FA cup final he scored the first three goals