ROME – The Italian championship has always been considered one of the most competitive in the world for the great foreign players who played it.
In fact, if we look at both the present and the past of the Serie A we find foreign players who have written indelible pages in the history of football .
The strongest foreign players in Serie A history
Here is our top 11 with the strongest foreign players who played in Serie A.
At the top we can not help but put Diego Armando Maradona .
According to insiders, the Argentine is the strongest footballer in the history of football like Pelé.
Maradona played in Naples from 1984 to 1991 winning two championships, a UEFA Cup, an Italian Cup and an Italian Super Cup in a club that had won practically nothing before his arrival.
Immediately after Maradona, the phenomenon arrives.
Ronaldo was unable to win the Scudetto, because he was mocked by Juventus in a few controversies, but he dragged Inter to conquer an UEFA Cup with many goals and magic.
Third step of our very personal podium for Marco Van Basten .
The Dutch center forward could have won much more with the Milan shirt but despite this he raised the following trophies to heaven:
two Champions League , two Intercontinental Cups , three Scudetti, five Italian Super Cups , two European Super Cups , three Serie A top scorer titles and a Golden Ball .
Fourth position for Zinedine Zidane , Juventus champion who dragged France to its first World Cup with a brace to Brazil in the final .
Fifth place for another Juventus player, Michel Platini .
With the Bianconeri he won two Scudetti , an Italian Cup, a Cup of Cups and a damned Champions League on the tragic night of the Heysel.
Sixth position for Gabriel Omar Batistuta.
The Argentine was the best number 9 in the history of Fiorentina and Roma, with the Giallorossi he managed to win a historic championship.
Seventh place for another striker, Andriy Shevchenko.
The Ukrainian has dragged Milan to conquer a Champions League and a league title.
Eighth place for another former Rossoneri player, the Brazilian Kaka .
The Brazilian playmaker made Milan great in the world by winning almost everything as a protagonist : Champions, European Super Cup and Club World Cup .
Ninth place for Falcao.
The Brazilian was able to inculcate a winning mentality for Rome .
Before his arrival, the Giallorossi did not feel up to Juventus .
Thanks to Falcao, Roma managed to win the championship and even came second in the Champions Cup.
Tenth place for Zico.
The Brazilian phenomenon played in Udinese showing flashes of crystalline class.
Eleventh place for Cristiano Ronaldo.
Until now we had talked about all the legends of the past but in this ranking we cannot fail to include Cr7 …
The Portuguese has been playing in Serie A for less than two years but has already won a Scudetto and an Italian Super Cup.
If the good morning starts in the morning …
Source: Blitz Quotidiano