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    14 Soccer Players Who Will Make You Forget Beckham Even Exists

    A tribute to the underrated hotties of the soccer world.

    In case you haven't heard, David Beckham has been named People's Sexiest Man Alive.

    People Magazine

    And while it's long overdue and VERY well deserved...

    We feel like People is ignoring legions of hot soccer players.

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    Unless you live under a rock, you already know who the fine Portuguese specimen named Cristiano Ronaldo is.

    Here are 14 other soccer players whose sexiness you *may* not be aware of yet...

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    1. Olivier Giroud

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    Quite possibly the most perfect specimen ever created.

    Look at the way he walks.

    And the way he, ahem— SLIDES.

    2. Claudio Marchisio

    *faints*

    3. Marc Bartra

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    Staring straight into my soul.

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    What I would do to be that dog.

    4. Mats Hummels

    Twitter: @matshummels

    LOOK AT THAT PERFECTLY CHISELED JAW.

    5. Sergio Ramos

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    BRB, moving to Spain.

    6. Yoann Gourcuff

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    How do you say "marry me" in French?

    7. Ezequiel Lavezzi

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    Great O-face.

    8. Gerard Piqué

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    Those eyes, that beard, that smile.

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    *swoon*

    9. Xabi Alonso

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    If you're into beards and devilish good looks.

    I MEAN

    VOGUE ESPANA

    10. Álvaro Morata

    11. Jeremain Lens

    Is this a "hottest man in Europe" award orrrrrrr

    12. Aaron Ramsey

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    So photogenic it hurts.

    13. James Rodríguez

    WHO DOESN'T LOVE A MAN WHO CAN SALSA DANCE?!

    BEIN SPORT

    14. Mateo Musacchio

    This is pure torture.

    See? Lots of great options. Take your pick for next year's cover, People!

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