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Name That Pixelated '90s Footballer

15 players, 15 questions. Can you get them all? (H/T Charles Pulling @clonmacart)

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  1. 1. Let's start small; who is this famous Serie A striker?

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    Hernan Crespo
    Correct
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    Christian Vieri
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    Incorrect
    Gabriel Batistuta
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was Batistuta!

    Scorer of 168 goals for Fiorentina, stalwart of Football Italia in the '90s.

    It was Batistuta!
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  2. 2. Chelsea: Guess the player.

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    Gianfranco Zola
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    Dan Petrescu
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    Dennis Wise
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A diminutive creative player who played for Chelsea?

    Not Zola this time but Romanian winger Dan Petrescu.

    A diminutive creative player who played for Chelsea?
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  3. 3. Manchester United in the 1995 FA Cup Final: Who's the man?

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    Nicky Butt
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    Lee Sharpe
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    Paul Scholes
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Nicky Butt.

    A man who would later go on to be described by Pele as one of the best players of the 2002 World Cup. No, really.

    It's Nicky Butt.
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  4. 4. Arsenal: Name that man.

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    Paul Merson
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    Lee Dixon
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    David Platt
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's your man Platt.

    The recently resigned Manchester City coach can be enjoyed here, showing Sergio Aguero how to overhead kick properly. Still got it.

    It's your man Platt.
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  5. 5. Leeds United: Who's that hero?

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    Tony Yeboah
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    Lucas Radebe
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's big Tony Yeboah.

    Scorer of one of the greatest goals the Premier League has ever seen.

    It's big Tony Yeboah.
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  6. 6. Getting harder now. Name that Blackburn Rovers man.

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    Tim Sherwood
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    Alan Shearer
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    Chris Sutton
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Chris Sutton is the man behind the pixels here.

    His 15 league goals as part of his "SAS" partnership with Shearer fired Blackburn to the league title in 1995.

    Chris Sutton is the man behind the pixels here.
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  7. 7. Name that Leicester lad.

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    Muzzy Izzet
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    Tony Coatee
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    Garry Parker
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Muzzy Izzet is your mystery man.

    (Do you even remember what Gary Parker looks like?)

    Muzzy Izzet is your mystery man.
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  8. 8. Which of Liverpool FC's "Spice Boys" is this?

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    Robbie Fowler
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    Jason McAteer
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    Steve McManaman
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    Jamie Redknapp
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's the man who calls 'Arry "Dad" live on Sky Sports.

    Jamie Redknapp. Quite the player in his day. When he was fit.

    It's the man who calls 'Arry "Dad" live on Sky Sports.
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  9. 9. Get that goalie.

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    Nigel Martyn
    Correct
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    Ian Walker
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    David Seaman
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    Neville Southall
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This time its Nigel Martyn.

    Seaman's frequent England understudy and the first goalie to transfer for £1 million in British football. So now you know.

    This time its Nigel Martyn.
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  10. 10. One more devious question: Which twin is this?

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    Frank de Boer
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    Ronald de Boer
    Correct!
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    It was Ronald!

    The more attacking of the Dutch de Boer brothers, Ronald now serves as the assistant manager of the Ajax youth side while his brother coaches the main squad. Fun fact: his full name is "Ronaldus".

    It was Ronald!
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  11. 11. Which Brazilian attacker with an eye for the spectacular is this?

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    Romario
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    Ronaldo
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    Rivaldo
    Correct!
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    It's Rivaldo

    Forget his 2002 World Cup dive and watch this class overhead kick against Valencia instead.

    It's Rivaldo
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  12. 12. From one France '98 finalist to another. Name the Frenchman here.

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    Marcel Desailly
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    Patrick Vieira
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    Lilian Thuram
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Marcel Desailly is your main man here.

    He also managed to get himself sent off in the '98 final. Luckily for him it didn't cost France the title like Zidane did in '06.

    Marcel Desailly is your main man here.
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  13. 13. Jog your Football Italia memories. Who is this?

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    Fabrizio Ravanelli
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    Alessandro Del Piero
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    Roberto Baggio
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    Filippo Inzaghi
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's the former Boy Wonder Del Piero

    Racked up over 500 appearances for The Old Lady and over 200 goals. Iconic.

    It's the former Boy Wonder Del Piero
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  14. 14. Over to Spain: Which Real Madrid stalwart is this?

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    Raul
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    Fernando Hierro
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Fernando Hierro.

    Winner of five La Liga titles and three Champions Leagues, Hierro was solid as a rock at the back for Los Blancos.

    It's Fernando Hierro.
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  15. 15. And finally, who is this Newcastle man?

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    Rob Lee
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    Alan Shearer
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    Peter Beardsley
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    David Ginola
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's the incredibly handsome David Ginola

    Seriously, this guy was really handsome.

    It's the incredibly handsome David Ginola
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