Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who were iconic in jersey no.10

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who were iconic in jersey no.10

- Jersey number 10 is a special shirt great soccer legends have donned

- Some players have made the jersey number a their 'sacred property'

- Former Super Eagles captain Austin Jay Jay Okocha is among these football legends

The number 10 jersey in every football team is arguably considered to be 'sacred' as to the role the player who dons it play.

Although shirts numbers are assigned to players according to their position on the field, but NAIJ.com can report that the no.10 jersey is mostly for the most 'special' player of a team.

Here are 5 legends who are icons of jersey no.10.

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See there photos below

1. Austin JJ Okocha - Nigeria

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who iconic in jersey no.10 (photos)

Former Super Eagles star Austin JJ Okocha

2. Diego Maradona - Argentina

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who iconic in jersey no.10 (photos)

Argentina football legend Diego Maradona

3. Ronaldinho - Brazil

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who iconic in jersey no.10 (photos)

Brazilian soccer legend Ronaldinho

4. Zinedine Zidane

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who iconic in jersey no.10 (photos)

French football legend Zinedine Zidane

5. Pele - Brazil

Maradona, Okocha, 3 other legends who iconic in jersey no.10 (photos)

Brazilian soccer legend Pele

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Source: Sports.naija.ng

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