Birthday special: Legendary footballers in FIFA World Cup history


The Germany football legend is known to be a prolific forward and efficient player. He has scored 68 goals in his 62 appearances for his team. He stands third in the list of FIFA World Cup's leading goal scorers. (Pic/ AFP)

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On Germany's legendary footballer and third leading FIFA World Cup goalscorer Gerd Muller's birthday, we list out 16 greats who made an impact in the world's greatest sporting event