Wadau, kila kukicha kumekuwa na habari za majibizano kati ya Pele na Maradona huku kila mmoja akidai ni mkali. Je, ni nani mkali kat yao?. Mnamkumbuka Ausebio? Eusebio Click on any image for a bigger version Full name: Eusebio da Silva Ferreira Born: 25 January 1942 (Lourenco Marques) Clubs: 1958-1961 Sporting Club of LourencoMarques 1961-1975 Benfica International debut: 1961 v Luxembourg Honours: (All with Benfica or Portugal) 1961 Portuguese Championship World Club Cup runner-up 1962 European Cup Portuguese Cup World Club Cup runner-up 1963 Portuguese Championship European Cup runner-up 1964 Portuguese Championship and Cup 1965 Portuguese Championship European Cup runner-up European Footballer of the Year 1966 World Cup 3rd place 1967 Portuguese Championship 1968 Portuguese Championship 1969 Portuguese Championship and Cup 1970 Portuguese Cup 1971 Portuguese Championship 1972 Portuguese Championship and Cup 1973 Portuguese Championship 1974 Portuguese Championship The legendary Eusebio is Portugal's all-time leading goal scorer with 41goals. "The Black Panther", or "The Black Pearl", as he was known, was top scorerin the 1966 World Cup, with nine goals to his name. These includedfour in one match against North Korea. He also scored in the semi-finalagainst England but left the pitch in tears when Portugal lost. As a young player, Eusebio was the subject of a fierce contract battlebetween two Portuguese clubs. He made his debut with Mozambique'sLourenco Marques, a nursery club of Sporting Lisbon, but was "kidnapped"by Benfica on his arrival to Lisbon and hidden away in an Algarve fishingvillage until the arguments between the clubs died down. Eusebio was a member of the first side to beat legendary Real Madrid ina European Cup final. In 1962 Benfica trounced the Spanish aristocratsand 5-times winners of the trophy 5-3 in the final. Eusebio scoredtwice. Eusebio made such an impression on the British Public in the 1966 WorldCup that his figure was immediately added to Madame Tussaud's waxwork collection. Bela Guttmann, Benfica's coach, first heard of Eusebio in a haridresser'ssalon in Lisbon. In the chair next to him was Sao Paolo's coach,who were touring Portugal. He told Guttmann about a brilliant footballerhe had seen in Portuguese East Africa. Guttmann flew out and withina week and bought Eusebio. In his 15 years at Benfica there are only two when Eusebio didn't win amajor honour - 1966 and 1975 (his last year at the club). In 1963, Eusebio was selected for the Rest of the World side to play Englandat Wembley as part of the F.A.'s Centenary celebrations. From 1964 to 1968, and again in 1973, Eusebio was Portugal's top Leaguescorer. On the last two occasions he was top scorer in the wholeof Europe as well. His total of 46 goals in European competitionis second only to the 49 of Real Madrid's Alfredo Di Stefano. </SPAN> sasa nani mkali mpaka hapo? Kumbukeni Ausebio alikuwa mkali miaka ya 60.