football hero

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a football player who has achieved a reputation for success

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YOUNGSTERS from a Tyneside village took a trip to London to follow in the footsteps of a local football hero.
So I just wanted to say, Alan - too late, I know - you were my first football hero.
Derrick's a true football hero," said the former Newcastle and England captain.
Harps have tried three different 'keepers this season, Donegal football hero Tony Blake, Gavin Cullen and current stopper Alan Young.
ARGENTINE football hero Diego Maradona was in a stable condition today as he continued treatment at a psychiatric clinic for alcoholism.
A six-year-old mascot devastated after being told he will lead out Germany rather than England in the World Cup will meet his football hero after all.
A SIGNED shirt worn by the football hero Pele is to go under the hammer to raise funds for cancer victims.
I REMEMBER one lad in my school whose football hero was Sepp Maier, the West German goalkeeper nicknamed ``The Cat.
FOOTBALL hero Alan Stubbs has been told he will never be able to have children again.
Richie Sheasley, a small-town football hero who already has earned the status of Boron High's best player ever, thinks more about what he doesn't have than what he does have.
ITALIAN football hero Paolo Maldini has been accused of bribing a tax worker.
MONEY SPINNER Johnny Rea, left, shows his support for Sam's dad William as football hero Gerry Armstrong looks on
Newcastle football hero Bob Moncur, who captained United during their only successful European campaign when they won the Fairs Cup in 1969, commentates for Century FM.
Brazilian football hero Pele at his book signing in Coventry.
A POLISH girl who fulfilled her dream to come to Liverpool and meet her football hero, Jerzy Dudek,has died.