Football stars with World Cup, UCL and Ballon d'Or

19 December 2022 Ivy Sarkar

Only nine players have won World Cup, Champions League and Ballon d'Or during their careers

They include three Brazilians, two Germans, one Frenchman, one English, one Italian and one Argentina footballer

bobby charlton

He is the first footballers  to win the three titles

World Cup : 1966 Ballon d'Or : 1966 Champions League title : 1968

Gerd Muller 

He has won three UCL with Bayern and a World Cup with Germany

World Cup : 1974 Ballon d'Or : 1970 Champions League title : 1974,1975,1976

franz beckenbauer

He is only defender to win the three major titles

World Cup : 1974,1975, 1976 Ballon d'Or : 1974 Champions League title : 1972, 1976

paulo rossi

He won the World Cup and Ballon d'or in the same year

World Cup : 1982 Ballon d'Or : 1982 Champions League title : 1985

Zinédine Zidane

He won the World Cup with France, Champions League with Real Madrid and Ballon d'Or at Juventus

World Cup : 1998 Ballon d'Or : 1998 Champions League title : 2002

rivaldo

The Brazilian also claimed the three major trophies

World Cup : 2002 Ballon d'Or : 1999 Champions League title : 2003

Ronaldinho Gaucho

He is among the few footballers to win all these major trophies

World Cup : 2002 Ballon d'Or : 2005 Champions League title : 2006

Kaká

He is the first 21st footballer to win all these major titles

World Cup : 2002 Ballon d'Or : 2007 Champions League title : 2007

Lionel Messi

He created history last night after winning the WC with Argentina after 36 years

World Cup : 2022 Ballon d'Or : 2009,2010,2011,2012,2015, 2019,2021 Champions League title : 2006,2009,2011,2015

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