Wednesday, May 10, 2017

All-time Team Index

All-Time Team Index
I have create all-time teams for both national teams, regional/specailised teams and club teams.  The national teams are 23-member, the official number of players each team carried to the World Cup Finals.  The club teams are 25 members, the official number of players each team registered for the Champions' League.

Western Europe
GermanyItaly, HollandPortugalAustria 

British Isles
Ireland/Northern Ireland combined team,
IrelandNorthern Ireland,
United Kingdom.

The Balkans/Southeast Europe
BulgariaRomaniaTurkey, Greece, Israel,
Former Yugoslavia(all republics),
Former Yugoslavia without Croatia and Serbia,
Yugoslavia 1994,
Serbia Croatia,
The rest of Southeast Euorpe(Greece, Turkey and Albania).

The Former Soviet Union
Soviet UnionRussiaUkraine,
The former Soviet Union without (Ukraine and Russia).

Central/East Europe
Czech Republic, SlovakiaEast Germany.

SwedenDenmark, Norway

South American(CONMEBOL)
South America without Brazil and Argentina.
ChileParaguay, Ecuador
Bolivia, Venezuela.

North America(CONCACAF)
USAMexicoCosta Rica, Honduras,
Central America without Costa Rica and Honduras.
Canada or Canadian born Players
Jamaica/Jamaican Diaspora, Caribbean Countries.

AustraliaSaudi ArabiaIran,
ChinaJapanSouth Korea.
Hong Kong
East AsiaWest Asia(without Iran and Saudi Arabia),
Central Asia, South East Asia(ASEAN).

GhanaCameroonNigeriaSouth Africa, Tunisia
AlgeriaMoroccoEgypt, Ivory CoastSenegal,
North Africa
The Rest of Africa(excluding Cameroon, Senegal, Ghana, Ivory Coast, South Africa, Nigeria and North Africa).


Other all-team specialized or regional teams:

Argentine-born players capped by other national teams
What if Argentina sent this team to Sweden 1958
Argentina All-Time Team before 1978,
Argentina All-Time Team After Maradona.

Sao Paulo StateRio de Janeiro
North/Northeastern BrazilSouth/Southeastern Brazil
Brazilian-born players capped by other national teams
Afro-Brazlian Players
Brazil All-Time Team After Pele
Brazil All-Team Under Mari Zagallo
Brazil All-Time Team before 1958

Greater London
North East EnglandNorthWest England.
Black English players
United Kingdom 1970
United Kingdom 1982
England 1974
England After 1966 All-Time Team

South France
Players born in the Overeseas Department and former French Colonies
French Black Players 
French Algerian
French Players Capped by Other National Teams
France at USA 1994

North Rhine-Westphalia, Bavaria.
East German Players after 1990
German Americans/American Germans
German Turks 
German-born Players Capped by Other National Teams
Germany All-Time Team After Beckenbauer
Germany All-Time Team before 1972

North HollandSouth Holand.
The rest of Holland excluding North and South Holland
Holland All-Time Team After Johan Cruyff
Holland 2002
Dutch-Indos/Indonesia-born Dutch All-Time Team

Italian diaspora
Southern ItalyCentral Italy,
Northern Italy(excluding Lombardy)Lombardy
Italy after 1982Italy between 1938 and 1982.


United States
African American Players, German Americans/American Germans
Hispanic/Latino American Players
USA 2010

What if team
United Kingdom 1970
United Kingdom 1982
France 1994
Yugoslavia 1994
USA 2010
Holland 2002
England 1974
What if Argentina sent this team to Sweden 1958
Sweden 1950

French Black Players
Black English players
French Algerian
African American PlayersGerman Americans/American Germans
German Turks 
Hispanic/Latino American Players(USA)
Italian diaspora
Polish diaspora
Black Portuguese Players
Afro-Brazilian Players 
Dutch-Indos/Indonesia-born Dutch All-Time Team

Club Teams
This is my selection of a 25 member all-time team for the club.  The number 25 was chosen because it is the official squad size for the Champions' League.

La Liga (Spain)
Real MadridBarcelonaValencia,
Atletico MadridSevillaAtletic Bilbao, 
Deportivo La Coruna  Real Sociedad,
Real Betis, Real Zaragoza, Espanyol

Serie A (Italy)
AC MilanJuventusInter Milan,
Sampdoria, Geona, Bologna, Parma.

Manchester UnitedLiverpool, Arsenal,
Chelsea, Tottenham, Manchester City, Everton,
Aston Villa, Newcastle United, Nottingham Forest
Leeds United.

Bundesliga (Germany)
Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund,
Borussia Mönchengladbach, Schalke 04, Werder Bremen,
Hamburger SVKaiserslautern, Bayer Leverkusen
FC KolnVfB Stuttgart

Ligue 1 (France)
Olympique de MarseilleParis Saint-Germain
Olympique Lyonnais, AS Monaco, Nantes
Saint-ÉtienneGirondins de Bordeaux.

Primeira Liga (Portugal)
BenficaPortoSporting SP.

Eredivisie (Holland)
Ajax Amsterdam, PSV, Feyenoord.

Other European Clubs
Celtic, Glasglow Rangers 
GalatasarayFenerbahçe SK, Beşiktaş.
Red Star Belgrade, FK Partizan.
Steaua București, Dynamo Kyiv, Spartak Moscow.

Argentine Primera Division
Boca Juniors, River Plate, IndependienteEstudiantes de La Plata
San Lorenzo , Racing Club, Velez Sarsfield.

Santos, Flamengo, Sao Paulol, Corithians, Botafogo
Vasco Da Gama, Palmeiras, Internacional
Fluminense, Gremio, CruzeiroAtlético Mineiro, Bahia.

South America
Olimpia, Peñarol, Club Nacional

Rest of the World
NY Cosmos, LA Galaxy, DC United,
University of Virginia, UCLA.
South China AA, Eastern AA, Seiko SA
Kitchee SC.

Personal selection
Real Madrid All-Time Team Under Florentina Perez
Real Madrid All-Time Team Under Miguel Munoz
Real Madrid Argentine Best XI
Real Madrid Castilla Greatest All-Time
AC Milan All-Time Team Under Silvio Berlusconi
Manchester United All-Time Team Under Sir Alex Ferguson 
Manchester United All-Time Team Under Sir Matt Busby
Arsenal All-Time Team Under Arsene Wenger
All-Time Team Under Jose Mourinho 
All-Time Team under Bobby Robson(Club only)
All-Time Team Under Helenio Herrera
All-Time Team Under Bela Gutmann
All-Time Team Under Giovanni Trappattoni
All-Time Team Under Fabio Capello (Club only)
All-Time Team under Marcello Lippi (club only)


  1. Great blog friend, I'm really enjoying it.

  2. Hello friend, for your blog, it is even better for all time of the years 10,20,30,40,50,60,70,80,2000,2010 and also lack of selection of Bolivia, Venezuela, Honduras, El Salvador and clubs are still missing Villareal, Atalanta, Palermo, Blackburn Rovers, Frankfurt, Stade de Reims, Slavia and Sparta Prague, Anderlecth, Club Brugge, Honved, Ferencvaros, Dinamo Zagreb, Hajduk, Goteborg, Malmo, Hurricane, National Athletics, Millionaires , Colo-Colo, Universidad, Atletico Paranaense, Coritiba, Vitória, Goiás, Ponte Preta, Guarani, Portuguesa, Sport, Cruz Azul and América de México will be grateful as a fan of your blog and detail the Red Star's time link is not working .

    1. Thanks, I am working on some of that. I just posted Bolivia and Venezuela, but some of the others are too difficult for me.

  3. Okay, I'm waiting for new posts from you, Lincoln, I hope you'll build times of eras (years 20,30 ... and others) I can help, but you are very capable.

  4. All-Time "Unplayable" World XI