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Top 5 of the greatest late bloomers in football history

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It’s time to talk about the Top 5 greatest late bloomer in football history, the player that took a minute to succeed in their careers.

Some of the most talented footballers in history tend to shine throughout their whole careers, but there are some cases of late bloomers who are worth remembering.

We are talking about the players who didn’t wow the world from the very start of their professional career, the ones who took a few years to reach their true potential.

These players had better years of their sporting lives after the average age for the elite, which is past the 23-year old threshold.

We will only focus on five of these players, but please feel free to include any footballer of your choosing on this list.

We give you, the Top 5 greatest late bloomers in football history.