What soccer player is number 8?

What soccer player is number 8?

The number 8 in soccer is traditionally a box-to-box midfielder that plays in central midfield. The player in the number 8 position participates in both defending and attacking for their team as well as taking shots at goal.

Who is the best number 8 in soccer?

Frank Lampard wore the number 8 jersey for both England and Chelsea. Frank Lampard joined Chelsea in 2001 and represented the club for 13 straight years. He went on to become the club’s all-time leading goalscorer, highest scoring midfielder and second highest assist provider in Premier League history.

What famous players wore number 8?

Iconic MLB players with number 8 jerseys include Yogi Berra, Willie Stargell, and Andre Dawson, all Hall of Fame-level players whose career highlights are among the greatest moments in baseball history.

Who is number 8 in Liverpool?

Naby Keïta

Personal information
Current team Liverpool
Number 8
Youth career
2004–2012 Horoya

Who wore number 8 before Liverpool?

Premier League: Shirt numbers

# Players(s)
7 Harry Kewell, James Milner, Luis Suarez, Nigel Clough, Robbie Keane, Steve McManaman, Vladimir Smicer
8 Emile Heskey, Naby Keita, Øyvind Leonhardsen, Paul Stewart, Stan Collymore, Steven Gerrard

Who is the best number 8?

Best Number Eights in Rugby History:

  • 10 Hennie Muller. Another captain turned coach of the Springboks; Hennie Muller is regarded as one of their greatest ever players.
  • Kieran Read.
  • 8 Imanol Harinordoquy.
  • 7 Dean Richards.

Who wears number 8 in the Premier League?

Manchester United FC Premier League Player’s Squad Numbers 2007-08 to 2021-22
# 2007-08 2020-21
7 Cristiano Ronaldo Edinson Cavani
8 Anderson Juan Mata
9 Louis Saha Anthony Martial

What number is a midfielder?

The 4 is generally the holding midfielder, as through the formation evolution it was often used for the sweeper or libero position. This position defended behind the central defenders, but attacked in front – feeding the midfield.