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3.- Paolo Maldini

ATHENS, GREECE – MAY 22: Paolo Maldini, the Milan captain looks on during an AC Milan training session prior to the UEFA Champions League Final between AC Milan and Liverpool at the Olympic Stadium on May 22, 2007 in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Another defensive powerhouse from one of the club in Milano, Paolo Maldini lived his whole life at AC Milan and he is still involved with the club to this day as a board member.

The man retired after 24 years playing at the club and still performing at the highest level when he was 40 years old, Paolo won 25 titles with his beloved club.