FourFourTwo's 50 most influential footballers of all time

Most influential players
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So… who are the most influential footballers of all time?

Football is crafted by a select few. Coaches, like film directors, have a vision of how to play the sport. It's up to players to execute those demands, like actors. And over the last century or so, there have been a plethora of footballers who have shaped football as we know it. Players these days are influenced by what came before. 

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