Any team’s overall success is measured on the total triumphs and the way they played in a particular season. In this article, we provide you with the top 5 most celebrated teams in football history ever.
5. Manchester United Football Club Team- 1998/99
Can you ever forget Sir Alex Ferguson’s old and majestic squad of Manchester United? Band of some great footballers made that squad the best side on the pitch at that time. This squad was the first English side to win the treble; Premier League, Champions League, and FA cup.
Sir Alex Ferguson’s divertive gang of players such as Peter Schmeichel, Roy Keane, and on the other hand, Ryan Giggs and Scholes, astonished the whole of Europe with their new football skills.
Devid Beckham kept the football buffs spellbound with his magical free-kicks.
4. Spain National Football Team- 2008/12
The country which was better known only as of the home of Real Madrid and Barcelona till the end of the 20th century shocked the football world by their world-famous “Tiki-taka” style.
The Spain national team was considered the best in the world between 2008 to 2012 by winning two European Championship(2008,2010) and the FIFA World cup in 2010.
With the goalkeepers like Iker Casillas and the defenders like Ramos and Puyol, they probably had the best dependable defending side at that time.
Xavi, Iniesta and Xavi Alonso were the best midfielders and game-makers of the team and created many chances for the strikers to score
Attackers like David Villa or Torres were the top fear of the opponent team’s penalty box.
With the Euro 2008, this squad marks the nation’s first major international championship
3. AC Milan Football Team- 1989/94
If you are a football fanatic, you must memorize this immortal side of AC Milan, which mesmerized everybody in the early 90s.
This squad contained iconic players like Marco Van Basten (3 times BallonD’or winner), Ruud Gullit, or Paolo Maldini assured Milan into a glorious era. The club experienced the fantastic coaching credential of Arrigo Sacchi.
In the 1994 Champions League final, they beat Barcelona by 4-0.
AC Milan won 3 European Cups and 3 Serie A titles in this period.
2. Brazil National Football Team- 1969/70
This is the toughest job to keep Pele in any ranking lists. With more than 1200 goals, he performed like an entire team.
Not only the football god but also the Brazilian side also had many other world-class players such as Carlos Alberto, Avellino, and Jairzinho.
In 1970, Brazil defeated Italy, the defending champion by a memorable header of Pele, and won the World cup. That was Selecao’s third world title.
- Football Club Barcelona Team- 2008/11
While the greatest player Lionel Messi, was at the peak of his form and the famous Spanish “tiki-taka” football astonished the whole world, Barcelona became the overwhelming fearsome team in this era.
With several tactical geniuses like Andreas Iniesta and Xavi Hernandez, the team kept the ball moving. The most crucial point of the success of this squad was that the attacking and defending sides were interchangeable.
Carles Puyol and Pique ensure the defensive side of the team.
The Barcelona team won two champions league and la Liga titles in this glorious three years period.
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