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Best Ball-Handlers Of All-Time!
FORZAJUVEPIERO (Juventus) 7 years ago
Well this is sort of a two part question.

1. Who do you think is the most dangerous and skilled ball-handler of all-time? And what makes that player particularly good?

2. Who do you think are the top 5 ball-handlers currently playing?

Here is a video that might give you some ideas. (I picked it partly for the Maradona fight at the end lol)
Me6666 (Manchester United) 7 years ago
I don't understand?
Soccerstud5 (Barcelona) 7 years ago
Ball + Hand = Maradona
Jabernard (Chelsea) 7 years ago
Agreed. I think the best ball handler is madadona.    I also think he is the best manager for argentina. And by best, I really mean worst.
Rockerr (Liverpool) 7 years ago
I think Paul scholes
Jabernard (Chelsea) 7 years ago
Not best ball handler, and certainly not top 5
Donnchadh (Liverpool) 7 years ago
Has to be Zidane hands down. As for current top 5

1.)Lionel Messi
2.)Xavi Hernandez
3.)Riki Kaka
4.)Francesc Fabregas
5.)Xabi Alonso

Honorable mentions Gourcuff, Arshavin and Iniesta
Jeroen (Barcelona) 7 years ago
Xabi is an excellent CM with a great, great pass, excellent vision and he contributes to defence very well too. But he surely isn't a good dribbler, which is IMHO an integral part of handling the ball.
I can agree about all others though, but Ronaldo should be there too. It's not because he sometimes looks like a gay prick that he doesn't deserve to be in there

I would also add Ibra, not because he's a great player for the team I support, but his technique is simply stunning. You can expect a small, agile man like Messi, Iniesta, Arshavin, Diego or pretty much all other skilled players to be able to do what he can do after a lot of training, but he's 1m94 (=6ft5inch) for God's sake! I have never, ever seen a player being able to combine strength, length, speed and intelligence with the technique he has. That is why I think that he's worth the price Barça paid. He's one of those players that are born every couple of decennia, unique to their generation
Amayel (PSG) 7 years ago
My top 5 five ball-hander are :  1) Zidane  2) Maradonna  3) Ronaldinho  4) [C.] Ronaldo  5) Messi    
Amayel (PSG) 7 years ago
We can also add rivaldo and denislson, Quaresma !
Amayel (PSG) 7 years ago
Amayel (PSG) 7 years ago
Look Maradonna's work with a tennis ball and a golf ball !
Romains555 (Olympique Marseille) 7 years ago
I can do the same things as Maradonna did !  I must admit that he was very incredible !
Omar (Arsenal) 7 years ago
What about this?  
Incuteration (Everton) 7 years ago
In terms of rank

1. Cristiano Ronaldo
2. Ronaldinho
3. Kaka
4. Xavi
5. Henry

No doubt about the list, all legendary ball-handlers.

As for ball- HANDlers
1. Maradona
2. Messi
3. Scholes
4. Eboue
5. I'm not sure
Romains555 (Olympique Marseille) 7 years ago
Zidane, Figo and Franck Ribéry are good Ball-handler
Sergio 7 years ago
The Hell. Its The Hand of God . No Not Maradona- I Mean Scholes

Absulute Class
ManUK (Manchester United) 7 years ago
Looool! I remember watching that on TV, The ball comes in and.... What on earth did he just punch the ball into the net
Rizhaow (Chelsea) 7 years ago
I think it is henry. His dribbling skills is perfect
Elucari (Liverpool) 7 years ago
Zidane and ronaldinho in his prime
Dhanasil (Manchester United) 7 years ago
Zidane,  Ronaldino,  Pirlo,  CR, Xavi
Fceddie (Barcelona) 7 years ago
The greatest ball handler to ever play the game
Was zidan.coming from a barca fan his display
Of ball control for madrid was sublime.

But watch out for xavi he's catchin up. Everyday
More and more ther looking similar
Fceddie (Barcelona) 7 years ago
Ooh and top 5    1-zidan  2-ronaldinho  3-xavi  4-pirlo  5-kaka
DiegoFC (Real Madrid) 7 years ago
Zidane is hands down the best best ball handler to play the sport

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