World Cup Legends list for World Cup 2018. Legends of the game participated in the tournaments reviving somehow the FIFA World Cups of the previous years. This time we are giving the list of top 5 World cup legends will head to Russia.
World Cup legends heading to Russia
Thierry Henry, France / Belgium
The assistant manager of Roberto Martinez’s Belgium.
In 2018, one of the best strikers in the history of FIFA World Cup will once again. Thierry Henry, France appear will the FIFA World Cup 2018, only this time he will be sat on the bench instead of performing on the pitch.
He played for Monaco, Juventus, Barcelona, New York Red Bulls and spent eight years
Henry won the World Cup in 1998. He has been completed 3 FIFA world cup three tournaments, in 2002, 2006 and 2010.
Miroslav Klose, Germany
Miroslav Josef Klose is a German retired professional footballer who last played as a striker for Italian club Lazio and Germany. Former Werder Bremen, Bayern Munich, and Lazio forward Miroslav Klose retires after 71 goals for his country.
The legendary German goalscorer ended his relationship with the World Cup on a high note in 2014. Miroslav Josef Klose also broke the all-time record for goals scored at the tournament (16).
Didier Deschamps, France
The captain of France’s World Cup campaign in 1998 and led them to a runners-up spot at the UEFA EURO 2016. The World Cup in Russia will be his second as a coach.
Didier Claude Deschamps is a retired French footballer and current manager of the France national team. Didier Deschamps extends his contract as France coach until 2020, the FrenchFootball Federation has announced.
Cláudio André Mergen Taffarel is a Brazilian retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper. Mergen Taffarel world champion in 1994 and runner-up in 1998. and is the current goalkeeping coach of the Brazil national team and Galatasaray to 2014.
A World Cup-winner in 1994, he was the first man to reach 100 caps for the Selecao.
Ivica Olic, Croatia
Football star Ivica Olić is a retired Croatian professional footballer. He is currently working as an assistant manager of Croatia. Olic appeared at three World Cups – in 2002, 2006 and 2014. He has scored two goals at the tournament overall. Olic is currently playing for Croatia national football team. He will guide Croatia’s campaign in Russia.
In the World cup history Croatian Team reached in World Cup Final beat England in semi-final by 2-1. Croatia’s celebration of advancing to World Cup final against France. Croatia fans celebrates win against England in World Cup semifinals that is biggest achievement for Ivica Olić.