It's easy to overlook Franck Ribéry in discussions about great players of the modern era. He's spent a lot of time injured and both FC Bayern and the French national team have been consistently inconsistent over the last few years. However, when he plays - especially in tandem with Arjen Robben for the Munich giants - he's something special and it's always worth bearing that in mind.
29 today, he has pace, balance, a tremendous shot and is also a master of mind games as he shows in this clip by completely outfoxing young upstart Toni Kroos.
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...and just for good measure, here's one of those of those dreamy (can we describe Franck Ribéry as dreamy?) compilation things - quite a good one actually...