The Champions League is probably the greatest club football trophy there is to win, but for several world-class players, it has been a step too far.
There is not a footballer on the earth that would not like to have a Champions League winners medal in his trophy cabinet.
Unfortunately, they are not that easy to come by. Many have tried but only a few have succeeded.
The list includes, Ballon d’Or winners, World Cup winners and some of them are just footballing superstars that you will hardly believe never truly reached the top.
We test your knowledge of those who were so near yet so far away from Champions League glory.