Special Ones Football Players

Special Ones Football Players embraces extraordinary footballers who have had a relevant role in the football industry, specially those who have contributed to a greater success for the Special Ones Football Clubs, distinguished by their respect to football values, supporters and history.

Danny McGrain, the Celtic FC “real cruel tackler” according to Billy McNeill’s description

Danny McGrain, the Celtic FC “real cruel tackler” according to Billy McNeill’s description

Danny McGrain Celtic FC legend has attended first ever Celtic FC Festival in which the Special One Football Club has launched their third kit for the 2019/20 season. The former Celtic player has received a standing ovation when reaching the stage as it could not have been other way to pay tribute to a Celtic FC legend. He was part of the Quality Street Gang a term used by the Scottish media to describe the Celtic reserve team of the late 1960s. Indeed, various members replaced some of the Lisbon Lions that had won the European Cup in 1967. The Quality Street...

One Club Man and Borussia Dortmund legend Lars Ricken’s best goals

One Club Man and Borussia Dortmund legend Lars Ricken’s best goals

Goals we will never forget 💛 pic.twitter.com/SfCxPguUWY — Borussia Dortmund (@BlackYellow) July 10, 2019 It is a special day for Borussia Dortmund legendary One Club Man player Lars Ricken, who turns 43 today. Borussia Dortmund’s Youth Coordinator is now the figure responsible for creating the path for the young players and set and example to them. Nevertheless, Lars Ricken is well-known for his first touch goal in the 1997 UCL Borussia Dortmund win after defeating Juventus in the final. He also won three Bundesliga title and played for the BVB first team 457 times. In the biggest result ever for...

Nobby Dickel’s very special moments while playing for Borussia Dortmund

Nobby Dickel’s very special moments while playing for Borussia Dortmund

This week the Special One Football Club Borussia Dortmund celebrated the 30th anniversary of the big 4-1 win over Werder Bremen in the German Cup final, in which the Special One Football Player Norbert ‘Nobby’ Dickel scored a brace to become the Hero of Berlin for good. Nobby Dickel made 108 appearances in a Borussia Dortmund shirt, scoring exactly 50 goals. The name Dickel has since become synonymous with the early days of BVB 90’s sporting Renaissance after the DFB Cup victory in the capital of Germany. To weigh in Nobby Dickel’s greatness, we shall take a look at what...

The history of Pichichi award for La Liga’s top goalscorer

The history of Pichichi award for La Liga’s top goalscorer

Much football terminology has been compiled in the authoritative dictionary of the Spanish language. Some of these terms have previously been explored, including the origins of the word ‘derby.’ It’s not uncommon for eponyms to be added to the dictionary – examples include donjuan, narciso, guillotina and cicerone. The domain of football is also responsible for one of the eponyms featured in the dictionary – pichichi, which is defined as: 1. In football, the player who scores the highest number of goals during a spanish league season, and, by extension, the top scorer. 2. In football, the award given to...

Chava Reyes, the legendary player of Chivas Guadalajara

Chava Reyes, the legendary player of Chivas Guadalajara

Salva Reyes is one of the all-time great scorers for Chivas and played in three World Cups. He suited up for the Chivas from 1957 to 1967, helping the team win seven of its eight titles, with four titles coming in 1958-1959 and 1961-1962. Reyes scored 122 goals for Chivas Guadalajara and was the team leader in goals in the 1960-1961 season. After playing for Guadalajara from 1953-1967, then he suited up for the Los Angeles Toros from 1967-1968, Santos Laguna in 1968-1969 and San Luis in 1969-1972. The forward played in the 1958 World Cup in Sweden, the 1962...