Ten Premier League greats of the last twenty years
To celebrate 5 Live’s 20th anniversary we asked you for your suggestions on the greatest players to grace the Premier League since 5 Live began in 1994.
1) Eric Cantona
Alex on Twitter: “Eric the King”
2) Alan Shearer
Peter on Facebook: “He always had a smile on his face”
3) Gary Speed
Garry on Facebook: “He has to be classed as a Premier League great”
4) Dennis Bergkamp
Suggested by Steve on Twitter
5) Cristiano Ronaldo
Dom on Google+: ”Ronaldo was worth more than £80m to Manchester United”
6) Gianfranco Zola
Marc on Facebook: “Played with a smile, played with skill. One of the rare gentlemen of the Premier League era.”
7) Thierry Henry
Richard on Facebook: “Thierry Henry by a country mile”
8) Ryan Giggs
Marie on Twitter: “Giggs must be up there as one of the all-time best. He’s played in every single Premier League season!”
9) Steven Gerrard
Warren on Twitter: “Steven Gerrard all the way #Superman”
10) Luis Suarez
Rian on Twitter: “Suarez has now confirmed he is one of the greatest players in Premier League has ever seen”
Agree or disagree? Let us know who else should make the list below.
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