New User posted their first comment

Real Madrid's original Galacticos: Where are they now?

Modified 10 Apr 2017, 10:29 IST
Top 5 / Top 10

#2 Steve McManaman

29 Aug 1999:  Steve McManaman of Real Madrid on the ball during the Spanish Primera Liga match against Numancia at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid, Spain. Real won 4-1. \ Pic:  Nuno Correia \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport
Steve McManaman is a lesser known Galactico compared to others on the list

Although another English player is more famous for playing at the capital club, Steve Mcmanaman had a successful time at Real Madrid since he joined them in 1999 from Liverpool. He became the first English player to win the Champions League with a non-English club in 2000 and then became the first English player to win the coveted trophy twice in 2002 as a part of the Galacticos.

Also Read: Interview: Liverpool need to invest in players with experience, says former Real Madrid and Liverpool player Steve McManaman

He retired while playing for Manchester City in 2005, having joined the Citizens in 2003. Following his retirement, he pursued a career as a sports pundit and has worked for ITV, Setanta Sports and currently at BT Sport.

Published 10 Apr 2017, 10:13 IST
Fetching more content...
App download animated image Get the free App now
❤️ Favorites Edit