Everyone knows Messi and Ronaldo--the current twin peaks of the most popular sport in the world--but who are their main competitors and their fiercest rivals for the crown of modern soccer? With colorful photography and fun facts, this lively and accessible book provides some answers: Stars of World Soccer tells you who these players are, where they come from, and what they have accomplished. Profiling 30 men--including the Brazilian crown prince Neymar, the enigmatic genius Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the troubled spirit Luis Suarez, and the fabulous James Rodriguez--this engaging book profiles the cream of the crop in world soccer today. Get to know the stars!
About the Author
Illugi Jokulsson is a journalist, editor, and author based in Iceland.