In football anything can happen, records are broken everyday and footbalers are setting the stage everyday. Although it Is a bit rare to see identical twins in the world today, we have seen that in the footballing world, professional football presicesly,
In this article, we bring to you the top 10 footballers that are twins
Fabio and Rafael Da Silva
Fabio and Rafael are Brazilian twins playing professional football. They have played together at the famous Manchester United under then manager Alex Ferguson.they are one of a kind, having played together at the same club.
Lars and Sven Bender
These are German twins who are playing top-level and professional football. While Lars Bender plays professional football at Bayern Leverkusen, Sven Bender plays at Borrusia Dortmund. However, both has features for the German National team and have achieved lots of success in recent years.
Hamit and Halil Altintop
These footballin twins have also played at the same football club, Schalke 04 at one time in their career. Hamit Altintop have also played for Real Madrid in the Spanish La Liga. Halil however has enjoyed a successful career at the German Bundesliga.
Philipp and David Degen
These are Swiss twins who has also played at the same club. They have played for Basilea. At the same time, they awins to have are one of two twins to have played together at a world cup. During the 2006 World cup, they were both selected to play for the Switzerland national team, however they were not oppourtuned to play together, with only Philipp being selected to play.
Rogelio and Ramiro Funes Mori
Like Philipp and David, they both played at the same team. Rogelio y Ramiro Funes Mori have played for River Plate in Argentina. Currently Ramiro Funes Mori plays for Everton FC in the English premier league and is a defender while Rogelio is a striker.
José and Juanmi Callejón
They are graduate of the famous Castilla and ‘merengue’ academy. However, little is known of José, while Juanmi Callejon is an ex-Madrid star.
Aleksei and Vasili Berezutski
They are Russian footballers who play for the Russian national side. Also they have played football at CSKA Moscow.
Javier y Miguel Flaño
Another two footballers that have played for the same club during a season are Javier and Miguel flaño both playing to Osasuna. They both play in defence however the older brother Javier has had much more success than his brother, who moved on to Pamplona after a dissapointing season.
Frank y Ronald de Boer
Having been retired for quite a few years now, the defender and central midfielder played together at Ajax, Barcelona and for Holland’s national team. These two are probably the most famous footballing twins in the world. Frank was maybe the better out of the two but both had long and sucessful careers.
Julio César y Jorge Dely Valdés
While Julio had a very successfull career in Europe, his brother Jorge played in the more exotic location of Japan and then the big USA.