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The Top 250 Players of All-Time: 120-111

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In February 2013 up in the attic bedroom of our student house,  Gareth Thomas ,  Ben Jones  and  Ollie Jackson  after another prolonged football debate decided it was time we did something about the question, 'Who is the best player in the World?'. Housemate Liam suggested setting out to find the greatest 50 players of all time, this swiftly grew to 100, 150 and 200 before we settled on 250. Our original website  www.top250.webs.com  is still there to answer the debate but we furthered our work to blogging about the beautiful game starting up  www.thefootballhistoryboys.blogspot.com . Missed the last installment?  Get on it! 110-101         120. Freddie LJUNGBERG POSITION: Midfielder;  NATION: Sweden (75/14); CLUB(s): Halmstads BK (SWE), Arsenal (ENG), West Ham United (ENG), Seattle Sounders FC (USA), Chicago Fire (USA), Celtic (SCO), Shimizu S-Pulse (JAP) CLUB HONOURS: 1x Allsvenskan, 1x Svenska Cupen, 2x Premier League, 3x FA Cup, 3x FA Community Shield,

The Top 250 Players of All-Time: 130-121

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In February 2013 up in the attic bedroom of our student house,  Gareth Thomas ,  Ben Jones  and  Ollie Jackson  after another prolonged football debate decided it was time we did something about the question, 'Who is the best player in the World?'. Housemate Liam suggested setting out to find the greatest 50 players of all time, this swiftly grew to 100, 150 and 200 before we settled on 250. Our original website  www.top250.webs.com  is still there to answer the debate but we furthered our work to blogging about the beautiful game starting up  www.thefootballhistoryboys.blogspot.com . Missed the last installment? What are you waiting for? 120-111 130. Brian LAUDRUP POSITION: Forward; NATION: Denmark (82/21);  CLUB(s): Brondby (DEN), Bayer Uerdingen (GER), Bayern Munich (GER), Fiorentina (ITA), Milan (ITA), Rangers (SCO), Chelsea (ENG), Copenhagen (DEN), Ajax (NED);  CLUB HONOURS: 2x Danish 1st Division, 1x DFL-Supercup, 1x Serie A, 1x UEFA Champions L

The Top 250 Players of All-Time: 140-131

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In February 2013 up in the attic bedroom of our student house,  Gareth Thomas ,  Ben Jones  and  Ollie Jackson  after another prolonged football debate decided it was time we did something about the question, 'Who is the best player in the World?'. Housemate Liam suggested setting out to find the greatest 50 players of all time, this swiftly grew to 100, 150 and 200 before we settled on 250. Our original website  www.top250.webs.com  is still there to answer the debate but we furthered our work to blogging about the beautiful game starting up  www.thefootballhistoryboys.blogspot.com . Missed the last installment?  Find it here! 130-121 140. RUI COSTA POSITION: Midfielder; NATION: Portugal (94/26); CLUB(s): Benfica (POR), Fafe (POR), Fiorentina (ITA), Milan (ITA) CLUB HONOURS: 1x Taça de Portugal, 1x Primeira Liga, 3x Coppa Italia, 2x Supercoppa Italiana, 1x Serie A, 1x UEFA Champions League, 1x UEFA Super Cup "Rui Costa  wasn’t just an immensely

The Top 250 Players of All-Time: 150-141

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In February 2013 up in the attic bedroom of our student house, Gareth Thomas , Ben Jones and Ollie Jackson after another prolonged football debate decided it was time we did something about the question, 'Who is the best player in the World?'. Housemate Liam suggested setting out to find the greatest 50 players of all time, this swiftly grew to 100, 150 and 200 before we settled on 250. Our original website www.top250.webs.com is still there to answer the debate but we furthered our work to blogging about the beautiful game starting up www.thefootballhistoryboys.blogspot.com . Missed the last installment? Find it here! 150. TOSTÁO POSITION: Forward NATION: Brazil (54/32) CLUB(s): America, Cruzeiro, Vasco da Gama (All BRA) CLUB HONOURS: 1x Brazilian League, 5x Mineiro State Championships INTERNATIONAL HONOURS: 1x FIFA World Cup "Fate works in mysterious ways. The fact that Tostao was forced to hang up his boots early not because of a broken knee or a