An undisputed icon for Milan and Italy, the defender – who shone as both a left-back and centre-back – lifted Serie A and the Champions League in the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s, while he went on to become the national team’s most capped player – a record which has since been surpassed.
It’s impossible to sum up a player with the longevity and significance of Maldini, so we’ve left it to the players who had the honour of appearing alongside him, and those that had the problem of facing him.
It’s a battle between Man Utd and Liverpool.
We all know who’s number one.
Who remembers Oyvind Leonhardsen?
Who do you rate as No.1?
One last time for Claudio Pizarro.
Lewis Cook isn’t a YouTube player, but he’s great.
There’s just 18 to get.
“You think Cristiano is good? Wait to see Fábio.”
There are some big names on this list.
Whatever happened to Amr Zaki?