Michael Ballack- Former Footballer

Michael Ballack- Former Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Michael Ballack was born in East Germany on September 26th, 1976.
  • He was a midfielder.
  • Ballack played for Chemnitzer FC in his Youth career.
  • During his Senior career he played for Chemnitzer FC, Chemnitzer FC, 1. FC Kaiserslautern II, 1. FC Kaiserslautern II, Bayern Leverkusen, Bayern Munich, Chelsea and a second stint at Bayern Leverkusen.
  • Having represented Germany on 98 occasions is impressive.
  • He retired from football in 2012. “It was a privilege to work with world-class coaches and fantastic players.”- Michael Ballack

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Arjen Robben- Former Footballer

Arjen Robben- Former Footballer (In a Nutshell)

  • Arjen Robben was born in Sweden in the Netherlands on January 23rd, 1984.
  • He was a forward and sometimes a midfielder.
  • Robben played for Groningen in his Youth career.
  • During his Senior career he played for Groningen, PSV, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and had a second stint at Groningen before retiring on July 15th, 2021.
  • Having represented Netherlands at six age levels is incredible.
  • “I enjoy working with young players and helping them develop.”- Arjen Robben

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Claudio Ranieri- Football Coach

Claudio Ranieri- Football Coach (In a Nutshell)

  • Claudio Ranieri was born on October 20th, 1951 in Italy.
  • During his playing career he played for four Italian teams as a defender.
  • “I am a lucky man because when I was young, I wanted to be a footballer. Suddenly, around 30 years old, I thought, ‘I want to try to be a manager because it’s different.’”- Claudio Ranieri
  • Having being coach of 19 club teams and one international team, Greece, is impressive.
  • “We work so hard. Everyone does, but only one can win.”- Claudio Ranieri

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