Biography of Pele

Pele is the most iconic football player of the 20th Century. He epitomized the joy and passion that the Brazilians bought to the sport of football. Born on 23 October 1940 in Três Corações, Minas Gerais, Brazil and named Edson Arantes do Nascimento, he was named after the American inventor Thomas Edison. He gained a …

Mehmet Scholl: Biography of former German soccer star (Part 2)

Moving to Munich “Bavaria”  In 1992, 22-year-old Mehmet Scholl went to Bayern Munich. In the first season, 31 supportive acts were planned for the current football club player (goals and assists). He was illuminated in the newspapers as a “teen soccer idol”  As part of the Bavarian side, Bavarian has been the eight-time German champion. …

Mehmet Scholl: Biography of former German soccer star (Part 1)

In the last post, we have already known about Joe DiMaggio – an American professional baseball player. And in this post, we will provide you a lot of useful information about a very famous football player – Mehmet Scholl. Mehmet Scholl – former German professional football player who used to play in the centre.  Achievement  …

Joe DiMaggio Biography

Joe DiMaggio, or Joseph Paul DiMaggio, is an American professional baseball player who was an excellent hitter and fielder and also one of the best all-around players in the history of baseball. DiMaggio was born to Italian immigrants who made their living by fishing on November 25, 1914, in Martinez, California, U.S. He died on …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 7)

Rafael Nadal (Spain, tennis) Nadal has won Olympic gold in 2008 and 14 Grand Slam single titles. His win rate is 83%, the 2nd highest in open era of tennis. Haile Gebreselassie (Ethiopia, athletics) Haile won Olympic gold in 10,000m twice and held world record for the marathon for 3 years. David Campese (Australia, Rugby …

Biographies of Mourinho- Processes to become a great coach (Part 1)

Mourinho is one of the best coaches of all time and is highly respected for his coaching skills.  Overview of Mourinho’s biographies  Date of birth: January 26, 1963 Place of birth: Setubal, Portugal Height: 1m74 Position: Coach His full name is José Mário dos Santos Félix Mourinho, born in 1963 into a middle-class family in …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 6)

Bob Beamon (the US, athletics) Bob Beamon wonMexico Olympic gold in Long jump in 1968. He is widely known for his record-breaking jump of 1968 8.90 m – which stood for 22 years. Ian Botham (England, cricket) Having taken 383 test wickets and scored 5,200 test runs, Ian Botham is a great all-rounder. Michael Johnson …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 5)

Jack Nicklaus (the US, golf) Jack Nicklaus, widely known as the Great Bear, has won 18 major championships and was widely regarded as the greatest golf player of all time. He became PGA player of the year five times. Jacques Anquetil (France, cycling) Jacques Anquetil won the Tour de France five times thanks to his …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 4)

Bradley Wiggins (Olympic track cyclist) Before making a rare transition to win the Tour de France, Bradley Wiggins won six gold medals on the track.   David Beckham (England, football) David Beckham has won league title in four different countries, including 115 appearances for England. Abebe Bikila (Ethiopia, athletics) Abebe Bikila is a double Olympic …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 3)

Tiger Woods (US, golf) Dominated sport during the 2000s, Tiger Woods has earned14 wins at major golf championships and achieved Career Grand Slam three times. Aryton Senna (Brazilian motor racing champion) Aryton Senna becameFormula One world champion three times (in 1988, 1990, and 1991). He died in a motor racing accident in Bologna, Italy. Johan …