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2.- Daniele De Rossi

The AS Roma legend is arguably one of Italy’s most important payers of the last 20 years, he lived his whole professional career with his childhood club until now.

Growing up in Italy as a kid during the ’80s, De Rossi grew up knowing that Diego Maradona was the best player in the world.

This made him start following the Argentine star during the final years of his career, that’s where his love for Boca Juniors grew.

Now that he had a chance to play in Argentina for this club, De Rossi didn’t waste the opportunity and signed one of his last contracts as a professional for Boca Juniors.