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Legends: Mario Kempes

Mario Kempes stole the show in the 1978 World Cup as Argentina lifted the crown on home soil. Collectively it was a tight unit but without ‘El Matador’s’ six goal…

Legends: Jairzinho

Brazilian football legends have always been renowned for many things: grace, poise, elegance, strength, power, skill and explosion. Jairzinho was one of the great wingers of a generation full of…

Legends: Diego Armando Maradona

Perhaps the greatest-ever footballer. It is difficult to split Maradona from Pele but no question Maradona was the best player after Pele. It is often said he won the World…

Legends: Roberto Rivelino

Rivelino is credited for inventing the ‘banana’ shot where he put so much curve on his free-kicks but what is probably not known to young readers is the trick Ronaldo…

Legends: Eusébio

Eusébio da Silva Ferreira, or as football fans know him as Eusebio, was one of the most gifted players of his generation. The Benfica and Portugal legend has a supreme…

Legends: Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus Talkdinho looks at some of sports legends who were great, achieved great things and influenced future generations of up-and-coming great sports stars. Jack Nicklaus is often regarded as…