Not just shouted and screamed at, but shouted and screamed at for someone else's decisions.
Only a few sportspeople take their sport forward; fewer still single-handedly broaden its popularity. Mia Hamm is one.
Gianfranco Zola was 'everybody's second player'. The only man who smiled playing Man United.
Football is a sport obsessed by attacking players, Fabio Cannavaro is a damn fine counsel for the defence
Roberto Baggio has become European football's forgotten genius, renowned for one moment of failure