Marcel Desailly

Three FIFA legends pick Diego Maradona as their favourite player

Three FIFA legends pick Diego Maradona as their favourite player

For Nigerian Emmanuel Amunike, Columbian great Carlos Valderrama and Frenchman Marcel Desailly, Maradona was their pick as the best player.

Sep 06, 2017, 22:15 PM IST

Chelsea legend Desailly tips Arsenal for EPL title

Chelsea legend and France World Cup-winning defender Marcel Desailly has backed the Arsenal to lift this season`s English Premier League (EPL) title.

Nov 26, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

Messi greatest of this generation: Desailly

Former France captain and footballing legend Marcel Desailly paid tribute to Argentina and FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi, who scored 91 goals in 2012, beating Gerd Muller`s all-time record of 85 which dates back to 1972.

Feb 26, 2013, 20:08 PM IST

Cafu, Pele, Maldini set to rock soccer-crazy Kolkata

The home of Indian football is once again gearing up for another fiesta when a galaxy of world stars, led by two-time World Cup winner Brazilian Cafu, will be up against a dream Indian XI at the salt Lake Stadium on January 23.

Jan 03, 2012, 21:44 PM IST