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# Cult Heroes

All time
The retro Euro teams we loved: Croatia, 1996
Davor Suker’s moment of magic against Denmark made us all fall in love with a magnificent side.
The retro Euro teams we loved: France, 1984
Michel Platini was outstanding while Giresse, Tigana and Fernandez weren’t half-bad either.
The retro Euro teams we loved: Netherlands, 2000
A line-up worthy of the famous Oranje.
The retro Euro teams we loved: England, 1996
With Paul Gascoigne in his pomp, a magnificent Three Lions were an inch from a major final.
The retro Euro teams we loved: Portugal, 2000
God, Figo was great.
It's 20 years since MLS began but who were the high-profile players back then?
There were plenty of colourful characters signed to the league when it first began in 1996.
Man United's latest crop of youngsters brings back memories of forgotten 'Fergie's Fledglings'
History shows that youth always offers hope during gloomy days at Old Trafford.
5 other ex-Ireland internationals who have kept a relatively low profile since retiring
Ever wondered what Tony Galvin is up to these days?
The Unlikely Lads - the unheralded players that have lit up United/Liverpool games
If history is anything to go by, a low-profile player could prove the difference in today’s big game.
5 cult heroes we loved at the 2014 World Cup
They may have flown under the radar but this bunch impressed us a lot.
The Magnificent Seven: Championship Manager cult heroes
The new Football Manager hits stores today, and we’re excited. So excited that we’ve decided to pay tribute to some of the game’s legendary players in this week’s Magnificent Seven.
Beavis & Butthead are making a comeback
On October 27, MTV in the US will air the first new episode of the cult phenomenon since 1997.