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Footballers


109 People in group

Tony Alexander Adams

Tony Alexander Adams

1966-
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Viv Anderson

Viv Anderson

1956-
Footballer and coach
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale

1989-
Footballer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Franz Anton Beckenbauer

Franz Anton Beckenbauer

1945-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
David Beckham

David Beckham

1975-
Footballer
Sitter in 6 portraits
George Best

George Best

1946-2005
Footballer
Sitter in 7 portraits
Danny Blanchflower

Danny Blanchflower

1926-1993
Footballer and journalist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Matt Busby

Matt Busby

1909-1994
Manager, Manchester United Football Club
Sitter in 9 portraits
Johnny Byrne

Johnny Byrne

1939-1999
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sol Campbell

Sol Campbell

1974-
Footballer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Paul Canoville

Paul Canoville

1962-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bobby Charlton

Bobby Charlton

1937-
Footballer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Jack Charlton

Jack Charlton

1935-
Footballer, manager and broadcaster
Sitter in 2 portraits
Brian Clough

Brian Clough

1935-2004
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Kenny Dalglish

1951-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Dixie Dean

Dixie Dean

1907-1980
Footballer
Sitter in 2 portraits
Tommy Docherty

Tommy Docherty

1928-
Footballer and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sven Göran Eriksson

Sven Göran Eriksson

1948-
National team coach of the England football team and football manager
Sitter in 1 portrait
Les Ferdinand

Les Ferdinand

1966-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand

1978-
Footballer
Sitter in 1 portrait