Seven Great Players Who Have Never Won A World Cup

7) Paolo Maldini (ITALY): Played in four world cup (1990, 1994,1998,2002)

6) Johan Cruyff (NETHERLAND): Helped his team reach the 1974 World Cup finals but could not win.

5) Ferenc Puskas (HUNGARY): Took his team to the 1954 World Cup finals but was beaten by West Germany in the final.

4) Eric Cantona (FRANCE): His club career was incredible but same can't be said for his national career. He never appeared in a single World Cup.

3) Roberto Baggio (ITALY): Following his Ballon d'Or win, Roberto went to the 1994 World Cup Finals only to be lost against Brazil in a penalty shootout.

2) Cristiano Ronaldo (PORTUGAL): Played in four world cup (2006,2010,2014, 2018) but has never even reached semi-final.

1) Lionel Messi (ARGENTINA): Played in four world cup (2006,2010,2014, 2018). Lost in 2014 final against Germany.