List of celebrity players

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Celebrity players, or players in Hattrick with the name of a real-life celebrity, have long been a popular commodity in Hattrick. Teams are willing to spend $100k just to have a player with a celebrity name on their team, however obscure the reference.

International Celebrities[edit]

These are the celebrities that are international icons, like Madonna for instance.

Celebrities exclusive to a country or region[edit]

These celebrities aren't internationally famous, but they are quite famous in certain areas of the world. Players are indexed by their country of origin, unless they hold an office in a different country and they are considerably more famous in that country.

Argentina[edit]

  • Gabriel Batistuta Batigol: football player (115545117)
  • Julio Bocca Famous dancer (50632472)
  • Marcelo Gallardo Football player (122547674)
  • Diego Armando Maradona Greatest Argentininan football player of all time; ex FC Barcelona (12468114)
  • José De San Martín He is the Patriotical Father (155417284)
  • Carlos Saúl Menem President of Argentina 1989-1999 (115182880)
  • David Nalbandian Tennis Player (119861043)
  • Juan Sebastián Veron Football player (123386765)
  • Guillermo Vilas Tennis player (122538636)

Australia[edit]

  • Tim Cahill Australian and Everton Footballer (10998465)
  • John Howard Prime minister (numerous amounts)
  • Michael Hussey Australian Cricketer (149917418)
  • Brett Lee Australian Cricketer (24024215)
  • Ricky Ponting Captain of Australian Cricket Team (137300291)
  • Shaun Tait Australian Cricketer (27388616)
  • Mark Viduka Australian Footballer (79313160)

Belgium[edit]

  • Walter Baele Comedian (10926016)
  • Hugo Broos Trainer of KRC Genk (108480360)
  • Thomas Buffel Famous Belgian player (22511004)
  • Jan Ceulemans Belgian player from the golden 80's (11370199)
  • Kim Clijsters Famous Belgian female tennis player (71521977)
  • Ben Crabbé Presenter of the daily TV Quiz "Blokken" (128636446)
  • Koen Daerden Winger of Club Bruges (13004368)
  • Jean-Marie Dedecker Former judo-coach and VLD-senator. (92644545)
  • Mark Degryse Famous Belgian Player(ex-RSCA,Bruges)(11497231)
  • Moussa Dembele Young Belgian talent (258544733)
  • Filip Dewinter One of the leaders of the political party of "Vlaams Belang" (50213462)
  • François Duval Famous Belgian rally pilot (138233446)
  • Franky Van der Elst Former Assistant trainer of Club Bruges and FC Brussels (107980859)
  • Stefan Everts World champion motocross (30213704)
  • Emilio Ferrara Former trainer of Club Bruges (41815763)
  • Bart Goor Winger, playing for RSC Anderlecht (24286478)
  • Geert Hoste Stand up comedian (90992065)
  • Patrick Janssens Politician for SP.A, mayor of Antwerp (90371581)
  • Vincent Kompany Belgian football talent, defender of Hamburger SV (107843123)
  • Tom Lenaerts Famous Belgian TV presentator (141182542)
  • Yves Leterme The "sometime" prime minister of Belgium (108915892)
  • Maarten Martens A young Belgian talent who plays at AZ (Netherlands) (114802683)
  • Sandy Martens Former Midfielder of AA Gent (73236108)
  • Dirk Moerman Also known as "Moerbie", produces a radio program on Top-Radio (27145005)
  • Luc Nilis A Red Devil who broke his leg pretty bad and can't play anymore (68604797)
  • Michael Pas Actor who played in movies and series, as Team Spirit and Kulderzipken (306742251)
  • Bob Peeters Famous Belgian player (80820967)
  • Rocky Peeters Belgian midfielder (126276108)
  • Silvio Proto Belgian keeper, plays for the "Red Devils (Belgium)"(123767516)
  • Timmy Simons Captain of the "Red Devils (Belgium)" (96736580)
  • Stijn Stijnen Keeper of Club Bruges and the Belgian national team (224517032)
  • Frank Vandenbroucke A Belgian cyclist who was one of the best before he made some career changing mistakes (90504789)
  • Frank Vercauteren former Trainer of RSCA (95017894)
  • Gert Verheyen Played for RSCA and Club Bruges, now he's the youth trainer of the latter (83606928)
  • Guy Verhofstadt The Former and next? Belgian prime minister (107966241)
  • Geert De Vlieger Belgian keeper, player of SV Zulte-Waregem (87920468)
  • Jan Wauters Sports Journalist (55882765)
  • Luk Zeebroek Comedian whose artist name is Kamagurka (116535714)
  • Jelle Van Damme Playing for RSC Anderlecht (139844016)

Bosnia[edit]

  • Sergej Barbarez is a famous and popular Bosnian-Herzegovian football midfielder playing for Bayer Leverkusen in the German Bundesliga (127755059)
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a Swedish football striker. He is currently playing for Inter Milan. His Parents are from Bosnia (father) and Croatia (mother) (87203196)
  • Nikola Nikic is a ex Bosian football inner,played for Zeljo. He is currently Bosnian u-21 team coach (63990292)
  • Emir Obuca He is a football player, playing for FK Sarajevo (111157743)
  • Ivica Osim is a Bosnian football manager and former player from the former Yugoslavia. He is currently the manager of Japan (134033822)
  • Edin Osmic is a rapper from Bosnia and Herzegovina, better known as Edo Maajka (111202477)
  • Hasan Salihamidzic is a football all-round-midfielder from Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is currently starring for Bayern Munich / 2007 Juventus (111135664)
  • Safet Susic is a football coach and former player from Bosnia and Herzegovina and one of the best ever in former Yugoslavia (61198163)

Brazil[edit]

  • Daniel Alves Brasilian football player, FC Barcelona (174468784)
  • Edson Nascimento alias Pelé, legendary Brasilian football player, ex Santos FC, New York Cosmos and World Champion in 1958, 1962 and 1970, the greatest footballer of all time [3] (171808392)
  • Mané dos Santos alias Garrincha, legendary Brasilian football player and World Champion in 1958 and 1962 [4] (79429216)
  • Mauro Silva legendary Brasilian football player, ex Deportivo de La Coruña and World Champion 1994 [5] (87360941)
  • Ronaldo Gaúcho alias Ronaldinho, Brasilian football player, ex PSG, FC Barcelona, AC Milan and World Champion in 2002 [6] (51150677)
  • Vitor Borba alias Rivaldo, Brasilian football player, ex Deportivo de La Coruña, FC Barcelona, AC Milan and World Champion in 2002 [7] (249491896)
  • Robson de Souza alias Robinho, Brasilian football player, ex Santos FC, Real Madrid now AC Milan [8] (248027605)
  • Neymar da Silva Brasilian football player, Santos FC [9] (285997191)
  • Marcelo José Bordon Brasilian football player, ex VfB Stuttgart and FC Schalke 04 [10] (69689775)
  • Julio Baptista Brasilian football player, ex Real Madrid, now AS Roma [11] (176514420)

Bulgaria[edit]

  • Vasil Kolarov Prime Minister of Bulgaria from 1949 to 1950 (98768276)
  • Simeon Sakskoburggotski Also known as Simeon II of Bulgaria, last Tsar of Bulgaria (1943-1946); from 2001 until August 2005 was Bulgarian Prime Minister (27748093)
  • Hristo Stoichkov Former FC Barcelona player Cruijff's Dreamteam (222954022)

Chile[edit]

  • Salvador Allende (45059163) - Former President of Chile
  • Jorge Alessandri (89960056) - Former President of Chile
  • Michel Bachelet (11100197) - President of Chile
  • Manuel Balmaceda (47167634) - Former President of Chile
  • Manuel Bulnes (139921997) - Former President of Chile
  • Carlos Ibáñez del Campo (91745969) - Former President of Chile
  • Manuel Encalada (91401911) - Former President of Chile
  • Federico Errázuriz (102425421) - Former President of Chile
  • Emiliano Figueroa (68725187) - Former President of Chile
  • Eduardo Frei (102451446) - Former President of Chile
  • Ricardo Lagos (55409854) - Former President of Chile
  • Esteban Montero (128012755) - Former President of Chile
  • Jorge Montt (55135809) - Former President of Chile
  • Manuel Montt (55304144) - Former President of Chile
  • José Joaquín Pérez (70257290) - Former President of Chile
  • Aníbal Pinto (59259589) - Former President of Chile
  • Francisco Antonio Pinto (63649027) - Former President of Chile
  • Joaquín Prieto (37378940) - Former President of Chile
  • Germán Riesco (140147540) - Former President of Chile
  • Juan Antonio Ríos (132186856) - Former President of Chile
  • Marcelo Salas (53886493) - Famous striker
  • Juan Luis Sanfuentes (120275887) - Former President of Chile
  • Gabriel González Videla (13401879) - Former President of Chile

Colombia[edit]

  • Carlos Valderrama One of the greatest football players in Colombia [12] (79009114)

Croatia[edit]

  • Marko Babić Croatian footballer, part of Croatian roster for FIFA World Cup in Germany (84015931)
  • Zvonimir Boban Croatian influental captain, part of Croatian 3rd place on FIFA World Cup ´98 (96709114) and (137469174)
  • Stipe Mesić Actual Croatian president (29823664)
  • Ante Pavelić Croatian leader, USTAŠA (132136675)
  • Eduardo Da Silva Actual player of Arsenal FC, ex- player NK Dinamo Zagreb; And plays for Croatia (99574507)
  • Zvonimir Soldo Part of Croatian 3rd place on FIFA World Cup ´98 , and yeah the biggest P.I.M.P. in the world :p (77989854)
  • Franjo Tuđman 1st Croatian president (83825969)

Czech Republic[edit]

  • Josef "Pepi" Bican 1913-2001; legendary czech-austrian striker who scored 643 league goals (78087313)
  • Vaclav Havel Czech president (1990 - 2002) (124248485)
  • Vaclav Klaus Czech president (2002 - today) (124241672) and (124300328)
  • Pavel Nedved captain of Czech Football Team (2002 - 2006), silver medal on Euro Cup 1996, bronze medal on Euro Cup 2004 (124215844)

Denmark[edit]

England[edit]

  • Ron Atkinson former manchester united manager (60799172)
  • John Barnes Former Watford, Liverpool and England winger (223238327)
  • Bill Bailey comedian (121648083)
  • Ian Beale Walford weasel (75707558)
  • Ronald Biggs Train robber and fugitive (112151871)
  • Simon Le Bon (138289529), Nick Rhodes (143003151), Roger Taylor (150680606), John Taylor (78310671), Andy Taylor (147929780) The complete band Duran Duran
  • David Cameron Conservative party leader (2005-) (122655532)
  • Michael Carrick Manchester United and national team player (185724663)
  • Jack Charlton centre back in england 1966 world cup winning team (99461849)
  • George Cohen right back in england 1966 world cup winning team (17480487)
  • Andy Fordham darts player(90379751)
  • Stephen Gerrard Liverpool F.C. all-star footballer and English national team starter (real-life player's name is spelled "Steven") (24623752)
  • Tony Hadley (58032359), Martin Kemp (131321311), Gary Kemp (123331574), Steve Norman (142441861) Four-fifths of the band Spandau Ballet
  • Damon Hill English ex-Formula 1 driver (World Champion 1996) (123688939)
  • Roger Hunt striker in england 1966 world cup winning team(10319759)
  • Boris Johnson English politician and pundit (109457866)
  • William Joyce alias Lord Haw-Haw, wartime traitor (98147699)
  • Sean Long English rugby player(82014475)
  • John Major Ex PM showed up for a new career in a team from the USA (74415682)
  • Stanley Matthews first footballer to be knighted, played till he was 50 "The Magician" (36306534)
  • James May (128335553) Top Gear presenter along with *Richard Hammond* (76416141) make up the Top Gear tv show hosts along with Jeromy Clarkson (177280993)(real name spelt Jeremy)
  • Martin Peters midfield player in england 1966 world winning cup team(111827998)
  • Cliff Richard Legendary English pop singer (128581963)
  • Alan Shearer All-time top scorer in both Newcastle United F.C. and the Premiership (58377758)
  • John Terry Chelsea and English national team captain (122769106) and (165619022)
  • Murray Walker Ex-Formula 1 commentator, switched nationality to American (118860267)
  • Robbie Williams (97549957), Gary Barlow (98280879), Mark Owen (133751991), Howard Donald (91575787) Four-fifths of the band Take That
  • Rowan Williams The Archbishop of Canterbury (140603708)
  • Terry Wogan Radio presenter and television host (89410081)
  • Lewis Hamilton British F1 driver (198755180)
  • Gary Oldman is an English actor, filmmaker, musician and author. ([32])

Estonia[edit]

  • Urmo Aava Rallye pilot, quick specialty (23846022)
  • Eino Baskin Actor and director (76786779)
  • Enn Eesmaa Politician, former TV presenter (205288814)
  • Gunnar Graps Musician (136541323)
  • Üllar Jörberg Singer (131073178)
  • Aivar Kuusmaa Basketball player (95141387)
  • Tõnis Mägi Singer (139295957)
  • Jaak Mae Cross-country skier, specialty unpredictable (132504185)
  • Markko Märtin Ex rallye pilot, quick specialty (46639811)
  • Martin Müürsepp Basketball player (137930349)
  • Henrik Normann Actor (121457376)
  • Peeter Oja Journalist, actor (163585965)
  • Arnold Oksmaa Singer, artist (23845903)
  • Andres Oper Football player (3865430)
  • Tõnis Palts politician (117984660)
  • Michael Park Märtins co-driver IRL, in HT Märtin/Park form a forward duo (55486444)
  • Rauno Pehka Basketball player (24056168)
  • Mart Poom Football player (136794832)
  • Priit Pullerits Journalist (148298880)
  • Tanel Sokk Basketball player (117418632)
  • Andrus Veerpalu Cross-country skier, powerful specialty (99979475)

Finland[edit]

  • Mikael Forsell Footballer (2996512)
  • Mika Kaurismäki Finnish movie director (23091080)
  • Urho Kekkonen former president, leaded Finland over 25 years (7476220)
  • Mauno Koivisto former president, after Kekkonen (150768784)
  • Paavo Lipponen former finnish prime minister (160706786)
  • Jari Litmanen Footballer (46307867)
  • Ville Malja Lead vocalist in both Pedestrian's Motor & Lapko (72210407)
  • Matti Nykänen Famous finnish ski jumping legend. (9084236)
  • Eero Saarinen Famous finnish architect, designer of flight station of Washington D.C. (153379119)
  • Jani Sievinen Famous finnish swimmer, World Champion, Olympic silver. (139974895)
  • Saku Koivu Ice hockey player. (50183174)

France[edit]

  • Thierry Henry French football player, former Monaco, Arsenal and FC Barcelona, World Champion in 1998 (282508610)
  • Fabien Barthez French goalkeeper - world champion 98 (149028773)
  • Francois Bayrou French Politician (7732072)
  • Eric Cantona French soccer player, Actor, Painter (15189430)
  • Clément Chantome French soccer player (136307593)
  • Alain Delon French Actor (37359020)
  • Didier Deschamps Former french soccer player - world champion 98 (22854718)
  • Pape Diouf soccer team president (120792244)
  • David Douillet Judo (124661660)
  • Michel Drucker French TV formidable (44709207)
  • Alain Ducasse French cook (21447360)
  • Luis Fernandez Former French Soccer Player (134585821)
  • Jean Pierre Foucault French TV presentator (25368975)
  • Florian Fritz International français de rugby
  • Alain Giresse Former French Soccer Player (45388279)
  • Jean-Jacques Goldman French Singer (46051183)
  • Paul Le Guen French Coach Soccer (84414699)
  • François Hollande Homme politique et mari de Ségolène royal (5336809)
  • Nicolas Hulot French Reporter Ecologist writer (137614666)
  • Alain Juppé Former and new French Politician (20540861)
  • Jacques Martin Animateur télé (117043864)
  • Johan Micoud French Socccer Player and Werder Bremen myth - aka Le Chef (177132871)
  • François Miterrand Ex-president of France (11950903)
  • Gilbert Montagné chanteur aveugle(13614445)
  • Bernard Montiel French Former TV presentator (120264381)
  • Alain Prost Former French F1 pilot (12303799)
  • Pierre Richard French Actor (11996377)
  • Dominique Rocheteau French Player Hair Man (64480396)
  • Thierry Roland French Philosopher (12768609)
  • Guy Roux French Former (not for long) Soccer Coach and Economist (119775801)
  • Bruno Solo French TV (109360680)
  • Michel Vaillant BD (11999221)
  • Michel Vautrot Former French International Referee (22754777)
  • Jean Fontaine French poet (200205402)

Germany[edit]

  • Gerald Asamoah German soccer player (129984485)
  • Andreas Baader German terrorist (203031275)
  • Michael Ballack German soccer player (69422749)
  • Hans-Peter Briegel German soccer player (15278102)
  • Karlheinz Förster German soccer player (7172000)
  • Torsten Frings German soccer player (75438455)
  • Harald Juhnke German actor, notorious for drinking (76758864)
  • Lothar Matthäus German soccer player (16065831)
  • Christoph Metzelder German soccer player (182866699)
  • Gerhard Schröder Chancellor of Germany (1998 – 2005) (109614533)
  • Bernd Schuster German soccer player; ex FC Barcelona (374111232)
  • Olaf Thon German soccer player (100575076)
  • Robert Lembke German television host (258758593)

Hanguk[edit]

  • Jung-Woon Ko Former Korean National football Player(participated in 1994 & 1998 world cup) (262494641)
  • Koo Kim Korean Politician, Korean National Hero (1876-1949) (295527196)
  • Nam-Il Kim Former Korean National football Player, whose nickname is 'Vacuum Cleaner'. (participated in 2002 & 2006 World Cup) (209267272)
  • Dae-Jung Kim Former Korean President, the 2000 Nobel Peace Prize recipient (280557957)
  • Won-Ki Kim Famous pro-gamer - He is the first Champion of GSL(The league of Starcraft II).(Nickname:Fruit Dealer) (287049766)
  • Eun-Joong Kim Former Korean Nation football Player (283703200)
  • Tae-Hee Kim Korean Famous Actress (130868405)
  • Sohyon Park Korean Famous Actress (287049753)
  • Ji-Sung Park Korean National football Player(participated in 2002, 2006, 2010 World Cup), who plays for Manchester United (292403540)
  • Dae-Ho Lee Lotte Giants and Korean National Baseball Player(participated in 2008 Olympic Game and 2010 Asian Game), In 2010 Season, he has won 7 titles. (303273988)
  • Soon-Shin Lee Korean admiral in the 16th century, He is revered as the epitome of Korean great commander because of his nobility of character and his devotion to his country. (114667612)
  • Ho Lee Former Korean National football Player(participated in 2006 World Cup) (313517462)
  • Ho-Sung Lee Former Korean famous baseball Star(He was a clean-up man of Haitai Tigers. However, he failed in business after his retirement. Eventually he murdered his wife and committed sucide.) (291842022)
  • Joo-Young Jung Founder of Hyundai Conglomerate (183134121)

Hong Kong[edit]

  • 許 (Xu) 志安 (Zhian) (268441086) Hong Kong singer

Hungary[edit]

Iran[edit]

  • Ali Parvin (179413685) Iran soccer player or former player and coach
  • Ali Daei (228196331)Iran soccer player or former player and coach
  • Naser Hejazi (206419700 Iran soccer player or former player and coach
  • Ali Karimi (179264095)Iran soccer player
  • Khodada Azizi (206387320)Iran soccer player or former player and coach
  • Karim Bagheri (253497475)Iran soccer player
  • Alireza Khadem (203122192) Iranian wrestler
  • Mohsen Chavoshi (195008364) Iranian singer
  • Akbar Abdi(207834318) Iranian actor

Israel[edit]

  • Shlomo Arazi (45688987) Israeli singer
  • Ben Artzi (89177978) Shlomo Arazi sun and Israeli singer
  • Shuki Nagar (63948060) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Pini Balili (82173068) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Shimon Gershon (58951081) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Liran Shtrauber (91032364) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Avi Nimni (78072093) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Nir Davidovich (32058254) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Arik Benado (47535889) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Tamir Cohen (72790990) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Liran Cohen (12463071) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Avi Strul (77317003) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Omri Afek (101934792) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Yossi Abuksis (20035894) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Ori Malmilyan (66203213) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Guy Azuri (86393960) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Nir Klinger (97304620) Israeli soccer player or former player and coach
  • Ttal Burstein (93492285) Israeli basketball player
  • Sharon Sason (109449962) Israeli basketball player
  • Pini Gershon (48700377) Israeli basketball team coach
  • David Amsalem (55168915) Israeli basketball team owner
  • Silvan Shalom (100127566) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Yitzhak Shamir (99992240) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Shimon Peres (57496070) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Amir Pertz (69503165) Israeli politic or former politic

Italy[edit]

  • Gianluigi Buffon Juventus player (397146623)
  • Nicola Berti Former Inter FC player (143794529)
  • Paolo Maldini Former AC Milan player (128904515)
  • Giuseppe Prisco Former Inter FC myth - aka Peppino Prisco (146111617)
  • Vasco Rossi famous Italian singer (145749249)
  • Alessandro Del Piero Former Juventus player (87111221) (177512254)
  • Andrea Pirlo Juventus player (136008304)
  • Bruno Conti Former AC Roma player (25494949)
  • Gianluca Zambrotta Former Barcelona FC player (25484840)
  • Fabio Cannavaro FormerReal Madrid player (79143427)
  • Gennaro Gattuso Former AC Milan player (83499258)
  • Filippo Inzaghi AC Milan trainer (78153190)
  • Marco Materazzi Former Internazionale FC player (132005608)
  • Franco Baresi Former AC Milan player (112132393)
  • Giuseppe Baresi Former Internazionale FC player (154333571)
  • Luca Toni Former Fiorentina player (110654051)
  • Roberto Mancini Internazionale FC trainer (28232723)
  • Gianluca Vialli ex-player and Chelsea ex-trainer (67908488)
  • Gianfranco Zola ex-player (153678415)
  • Giorgio Napolitano Actual President of italian republic (from 2006) (203909716)
  • Giacomo Leopardi famous italian romantic poet and philosopher (1798-1837) (149784215)
  • Pasquale Ametrano Carlo Verdone's character in Bianco Rosso e Verdone (176785822)

Latvia[edit]

  • Armands Krauliņš Former Latvia national basketball team coach(179276622)
  • Kārlis Muižnieks Former Latvia national basketball team coach(228895945)
  • Valdis Valters Former Latvia national basketball team player(266873164)
  • Jānis Domburs TV show presentator(225847600)
  • Andris Šķēle Latvian ex-prime minister(187060502)
  • Herberts Vasiļjevs Forward of latvian national ice hockey team(137124649)
  • Gints Rozenbergs Latvian national biathlonist(255157124)

Liechtenstein[edit]

  • Peter Jehle Boavista and Liechtenstein national team player(109496559)
  • Mario Frick Holds the guinness world record for youngest ever head of state(of Liechtenstein December 15, 1993 - April 5, 2001), Also the name of a famous footballer(135968320)
  • Peter Kaiser Historian, statesman (129472356)
  • Marco Büchel Popular Liechtenstein skiier (133878462)
  • Walter Kieber Ex-head of state in Liechtenstein (129522163)
  • Alexander Frick Ex-head of state in Liechtenstein (99030768)
  • Andreas Wenzel Liechtenstein skiier(8740528)

Misr[edit]

  • Hossam Hasan Hossam Hassan is a legendary footballer who has 170 caps and 80 goals for the Egyptian national team. He currently plays in the UAE for Mido FC. (95008071)

Moldova[edit]

  • Vladimir Voronin Current Moldavian president. (95912657)
  • Piotr Lucinski Former Moldavian president. (3455312)
  • Iurie Rosca A Moldavian politiciat. (146705146)

Netherlands[edit]

  • Berry van Aerle (1962) Former international football player (26975166)
  • Marco van Basten (1964) Former international football player and national team coach (13259349)
  • Danny Blind (1961) Former international football player (40343088)
  • Frank de Boer (1970) Former international football player (8315453)
  • Mark van Bommel (1977) International football player (8354798)
  • Wouter Bos (1963) Politician, current finance minister (29394512)
  • Herman Brood (1946-2001) Rock singer, painter, poet (31165182)
  • Johan Cruijff (1947) Former international football player and coach; ex FC Barcelona (7217386)
  • Jordi Cruijff (1974) Former international football player; ex FC Barcelona (222782369)
  • Ronald Koeman (1963) Former international football player; ex FC Barcelona (188243278)
  • Edgar Davids (1973) Former international football player (146394817)
  • Herman Finkers (1954) Comedian (99949888)
  • Otto Frank (1889-1980) Father of Anne Frank. Only member of the Frank family to survive World War II (8951671)
  • Boudewijn de Groot (1944) Singer (72610798)
  • Ruud Gullit (1962) Former international football player and coach (115862716)
  • Kevin Hofland (1979) International football player (139470171)
  • Nicky Hofs (1983) International football player (142089483)
  • Patrick Kluivert (1976) Former international football player (12443046)
  • Paul de Leeuw (1962) tv-host, singer, actor (20322640)
  • Abe Lenstra (1920-1985) Former international football player (28419888) (22713458)
  • Theo Lucius (1976) International football player (55538667)
  • Bert van Marwijk (1952) Former international football player and current Dutch national team coach (113054679)
  • Johan Neeskens (1951) Former international football player; ex FC Barcelona (44225916) (72686600)
  • Piet Paulusma (1956) Weatherman (21622036)
  • Maarten van Rossem (1943) Historian and USA expert (46460175)
  • Ger Senden (1971) Former football player (155859702)
  • Wesley Sneijder (1984) International football player (40386842)
  • Jaap Stam (1972) Former international football player (157038776)
  • Hans Teeuwen (1967) Stand-up comedian (26491900)
  • Henk Timmer (1971) International football goalkeeper (13087467)
  • Rafael van der Vaart (1983) International football player (30629721)
  • Ron Vlaar (1985) International football player (125467997)
  • Gerrit Zalm (1952) Economist, former finance minister (26354460)

New Zealand[edit]

  • Mark Gillespie New Zealand One-day Cricketer in real life (nationality is USA in-game), owned by Scooby FC, managed by the real-life cricketer Mark Gillespie mentioned previously. (109863381)

Nippon[edit]

  • Hidetoshi Nakata Famous Nippon player, World football player in World Cup 2006. (73373833)
  • Shinji Ono Famous Nippon Player, World football player in World Cup 2006. (157804397)
  • Shunsuke Nakamura Famous Nippon player, World football player in World Cup 2006. (73371688)
  • Takeshi Kitano Japanese filmmaker, comedian, actor, film editor, presenter, screenwriter, author, poet, painter, and one-time video game designer (80095674)

Norway[edit]

  • Morten Abel Norwegian rock artist. (5348886)
  • Åge Aleksandersen Famous rock artist who in October 2006 was knighted by the King of Norway. He also had a popular sang called Foitball=fotball. (30094676)
  • Martin Andresen Norwegian international midfielder that plays for Stabæk. He has also been manager of Vålerenga. (15140007)
  • Atle Antonsen Norwegian comedian and actor. (224301858) (374786377)
  • Joakim Austnes Norwegian striker who plays for Viking FK.
  • Henning Berg Former Norwegian footballer with 100 caps for Norway. (15518604)
  • Torgeir Bjarmann Former Norwegian defender and captain for Lillestrøm S.K. (279785905)
  • Stig Inge Bjørnebye Former Norwegian full back who played for Liverpool and Blackburn. (313386285)
  • Lars Bohinen Former Norwegian midfielder who played for Vålerenga, Nottingham Forest, Derby County and Blackburn. (317298758)
  • Rune Bratseth Former Norwegian defender who played for Werder Bremen and Rosenborg. (387133880)
  • John Carew Former Norwegian striker that played for Valencia, Roma, Besiktas, Lyon and Aston Villa. He scored 24 goals in 91 games for the national team. (81449150)
  • Bjørn Eidsvåg Norwegian singer and songwriter. (363472946)
  • Håvard Flo Former Norwegian striker who played for Sogndal, Werder Bremen and Wolverhampton. (379844848)
  • Jostein Flo Former Norwegian target man on the national team, but in the game he is [Quick]. (281653502)
  • John Fredriksen Norwegian multi-billionaire who owns large companies in offshore, shipping and seafood. (20739798)
  • Frode Grodås Former Norwegian goalkeeper with 50 caps for Norway. (176952738)
  • Terje Hauge Norwegien referee who jugded the CL final between Barcelona and Arsenal. (184050928)
  • Thomas Holm Norwegian midfielder who plays for Fredrikstad. (116221882)
  • Steffen Iversen Norwegian target man that played for Tottenham, Rosenborg and Vålerenga. (286875222) (332513387)
  • Ronny Johnsen Former Norwegian footballer that won the Champions League with Manchester United. (130698167)
  • Øyvind Leonhardsen Former Norwegian midfielder with 86 caps for Norway. He has played for Wimbledon, Liverpool, Tottenham and Aston Villa. (275261909)
  • Erik Mykland Beloved Norwegian international midfielder who lived a bohemian lifestyle outside the football while playing great on the field. Rather funny that the two Eriks in Hattrick are [Head] and [Powerful] as the real Erik was a short, slim technical player. (86304447) (134114645)
  • Kurt Nilsen Norwegian pop/country singer. (309631468)
  • Egil 'Drillo' Olsen Former Norwegian national team manager. (349007993) (313215917)
  • Kjetil Rekdal Former national team hero that scored on a penalty against Brazil in the 1998 World Cup. Now he is the manager of Vålerenga. (314031529) (81812857)
  • John Arne Riise Norwegian full back who plays for Fulham. (256786112)
  • Arne Scheie Norwegian football and ski jump commentator. (27843135)
  • Ståle Solbakken He is the manager of FC Copenhagen. He has also managed 1. FC Köln, Wolverhampton and Ham-kam. (382357567)
  • Jens Stoltenberg Prime Minister of Norway 2000-2001 and 2005-2013. (64848721)
  • Pål Strand Former Lillestrøm S.K. winger in the Norwegian top division. (115409348)
  • Roar Strand Former Norwegian midfielder who played for Rosenborg BK. (17006115) (364801662)
  • Øystein Sunde Norwegian folk singer known for his high-speed guitar style and his satirical lyrics. (116112003)
  • Harald Zwart Norwegian film director, directed Agent Cody Banks. (133435967)

Philippines[edit]

  • Fidel Ramos Philippines' 12th President, Governed from 1992 - 1998(110378021)
  • Richard Gomes Famous actor from the Philippines(109419599)

Poland[edit]

  • Władysław Gomułka Polish Communist leader from 1956 to 1970 (54767414)
  • Lech Kaczyński President of Poland (31727910)
  • Andrzej Lepper Polish politician, one of the most controversial person in Poland (115605007)
  • Adam Mickiewicz One of the best-known Polish poets and writers (104060231)
  • Jarosław Kaczyński Lech's brother, Premier of Poland (126994534), (157610643), (155241575)
  • Robert Kubica Polish F1 driver (155845810)
  • Karol Wojtyła Pope John Paul II (127325155)
  • Marcin Wasilewski Playing for RSC Anderlecht (123313771)

Portugal[edit]

  • José Mourinho Ex FC Porto, Chelsea and current Inter manager (83969487)
  • Ricardo Carvalho Ex FC Porto and current Chelsea Player (34436750)
  • Jorge Costa Ex FC Porto Player and current SC Braga Manager (39730666)
  • Fernando Couto Ex FC Porto and current Parma Player (38239739)
  • Paulo Ferreira Ex FC Porto and current Chelsea Player (136608899)
  • Anderson Luís de Souza alias Deco, ex FC Porto, FC Barcelona, Chelsea and current Fluminense Player (287032166)

Peru[edit]

  • Abimael Guzmán Terrorist leader in Peru (63924740)

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

  • Eduard Limonov Russian writer (92273550)
  • Egor Titov Spartak Moscow and Russian national team midfielder (137995525)
  • Mikhail Lomonosov Russian polymath, scientist and writer (210473613)
  • Nikolay Novikov Russian writer (185387105), (211235441)
  • Roman Pavlyuchenko Russian national team striker (300466794)

Scotland[edit]

  • Alexander Huntley [known familiarly as Alex Kapranos] (151260256) Robert Hardy (144069006) Nick McCarthy (133714928) Paul Thomson (142760124) Andy Knowles (82240599) The complete band Franz Ferdinand
  • Lee McCulloch Wigan and Scotland midfielder(123682134)
  • Darren Fletcher Manchester United and Scotland midfielder (117494620)
  • Alex Ferguson Manchester united manager who masterminded their 1999 treble(112799095)
  • Darren Ferguson Son of Alex and current peterborough manager(122148641)

Serbia[edit]

  • Slobodan Milošević President of Serbia (1989-1997) and of Yugoslavia (1997-2000) (86619870)
  • Radovan Karadžić former Serbian politician indicted for war crimes and genocide by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague (70062540)
  • Dražo Mihajlović WW2 Chetnik Leader (141673634)
  • Dejan Stanković Inter Milan player. (168373892)

Spain[edit]


  • José Ramón Alesanco Former Spanish National Team football player and FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (37392862)
  • Emilio Butragueño Former Spanish National Team and Real Madrid football player (318663497)
  • Iker Casillas Spanish National Team and Real Madrid football goalkeeper and captain, World Champion 2010 (23441330)
  • Vicente del Bosque Spanish National Team Football coach, World Champion 2010 (318663497)
  • Alfredo Di Stefano Former legendary Spanish National Team and Real Madrid football player (173434303)
  • Antonio Gaudí Famous architect (136269916)
  • Pedro Munitis Former Spanish National Team football player, ex Real Madrid, now Racing de Santander (80467734)
  • Gerard Piqué Spanish National Team and FC Barcelona football player, World Champion 2010 (191183970)
  • Mariano Rajoy Prime Minister of Spain from 2011 (289417379)
  • Sergio Ramos Spanish National Team and Real Madrid football player, World Champion 2010 (169969165)
  • Raúl Spanish National Team football player, ex Real Madrid captain and now FC Shalke 04 player (57412536)
  • Pedro Rodríguez Spanish National Team and FC Barcelona football player, World Champion 2010 (46348056)
  • José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero Former Prime Minister of Spain between 2004 and 2011 (51057765)
  • Quique Setién Former Spanish National Team and Racing de Santander football player (20791613)
  • Víctor Valdés Spanish National Team and FC Barcelona football goalkeeper, World Champion 2010 (183331924)
  • Miguel Ángel Nadal ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (208100754)
  • Joan Segarra ex FC Barcelona (196325793)
  • Paulino Alcántara ex FC Barcelona (220328436)
  • Andoni Zubizarreta Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (356165440)
  • Ricardo Serna ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (203081378)
  • Albert Ferrer Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (200443633)
  • Julio Salinas Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (210359441)
  • Josep Guardiola Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (207707445)
  • Juan Carlos ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (183494649)
  • Carles Busquets ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (209192109)
  • Guillermo Amor Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (260443758)
  • Juan Antonio Goikoetxea Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (93739962)
  • Fernando 'Nando' Muñoz ex FC Barcelona player from Cruijff's Dreamteam (166545145)
  • Sergi Barjuan Former Spanish National Team football player and ex FC Barcelona (222998478)

Sweden[edit]

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic One of Swedens best players ever, ex Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan and FC Barcelona now AC Milan (87203196)
  • Henrik Larsson Ex-Celtic, FC Barcelona, Feyenoord, Sweden, Manchester Utd and Helsingborg striker (374877147)
  • Lars Lagerbäck National teamcoach of Sweden (131823003)
  • Patrik Sjöberg Former World Champion in High Jump (151422344)
  • Göran Eriksson Famous England coach (150124757)

Switzerland[edit]

  • Moritz Leuenberger Member of swiss government (47591155)
  • Jakob Kuhn Current trainer of swiss football team (78935159)
  • Alex Frei Current forward of swiss football team (13715609)
  • Samuel Schmid Member of swiss government (11056809)
  • Christoph Blocher Member of swiss government (145967650)
  • Beni Thurnherr Cult-Showmaster Swiss TV (53916824)
  • Sven Epiney Showmaster (a bit to often) on Swiss TV (82971396)

Tunisia[edit]

  • Nour Hadhria Famous Tunisian youth prospect. An offensive midfielder playing for Club Africain. (197071182)

Turkey[edit]

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  • Fatih Terim Turkish National Team Coach - Old Galatasaray and AC Milan Coach (183392254)
  • Hakan Şükür Famous Turkish player (191089583)

Wales[edit]

  • Gareth Bale Welsh international but english on hattrick (8916974)
  • Craig Bellamy Controversial Welsh International(44211516), (74675793)
  • Robbie Savage Captain of Wales, one of the most combative players in the Premier League, now in Blackburn Rovers. (78530672)
  • Anthony Hopkins Famous actor (227361850)

Ukraine[edit]

  • Andriy Shevchenko Ukrainian and Chelsea footballer (161032464)

Uruguay[edit]

  • Pedro Petrone Former uruguayan international striker who won the world cup in 1930 and olympic gold in Paris 1924 and in Amsterdam 1928. Serie A topscorer in the 1931-32 season with Fiorentina. (68774240)
  • Carlos Gardel Famous tango singer (55203369)
  • Rodolfo Rodriguez Famous Goalkeeper (99651467)
  • Diego Forlán Famous stiker (84235946)
  • Marcelo Zalayeta Famous stiker (58006171)
  • Rubén Olivera Famous middel (91878528)
  • Sebastian Taborda Famous stiker(126288859)
  • Fabian Estoyanoff Famous stiker(132781403)
  • Enzo Francescoli Famous stiker(109263539)
  • Carlos Bueno Famous stiker(90531458)

USA[edit]

  • Mohamed Ali Famous Boxing Legend (99341827) (147676426)
  • Benedict Arnold Famous traitor of the American Revolution (245854116)
  • Dan Brown Famous writer, author of Da Vinci Code (69750006)
  • David Batista Famous catcher (159161033)
  • Nick Cage Hollywood actor (312803235)
  • Jerry Cantrell Guitarist and Singer of Alice in Chains (48347237)
  • Johnny Cash Famous singer (194067958)
  • Ronnie Coleman Most Famous Bodybuilder (189926252)
  • Cecil Collins Former American football running back for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL (143631608)
  • Tom Cruise Hollywood Actor (55573963)
  • Will Ferrell Hollywood Actor (112906408)
  • George Fisher Lead singer of Cannibal Corpse Provides voices for cartoon Metalocalypse (171351344)
  • Benjamin Franklin One of the Founding fathers (22889781)
  • John Holmes One of the most prolific male porn stars of all time, appearing in about 2,500 films in the 1970s and 1980s (317583111)
  • Jerry Garcia Member of the Grateful Dead (190420288) (123979433)
  • Terry Gilliam Monty Python animator and film director (70267353)
  • Curtis Jackson aka 50-cent (10301550)
  • Larry King Talk show host (93951042)
  • Ted Lowry One of few boxers not to be knocked out by Rocky Marciano (171385261)
  • Ed Norton Hollywood actor (72240941)
  • Terrell Owens NFL-player Cowboys (39219734)
  • Tony Parker Famous french basketball player (21953197)
  • Brad Pitt Hollywood Actor (48665275)
  • Ron Reagan 40th President of the United States (127154878)
  • Alex Rodriguez Famous Baseball player (147930048)
  • George Romero Film director known as Grandfather of the Zombie (253935476)
  • Kurt Russell Famous actor, know from movies as "Tango and Cash" and "Backdraft" (216669475)
  • Paul Schofield Oscar winning actor [33] (157807374)
  • Robert Shuler Preacher, Founder of the Crystal Cathedral (141975289)
  • Will Smith Hollywood Actor (130242191)
  • Jerry Springer Utopian Talk Show Host (193743158)
  • Jon Stewart Host of The Daily Show (47508820)
  • Mike Tyson Boxer from the USA (38589956)
  • Eddie Vedder Lead singer of the grunge/rock band Pearl Jam (163190597)
  • Jack White Singer and Guitarist of The White Stripes (79383552)

Venezuela[edit]

  • Gustavo Cisneros Industralist of Venezuela (142685995)
  • Carlos Andrés Pérez Former President of Venezuela 1973-1978 and 1989-1993 (45000397)
  • Marcos Pérez Jiménez Former President of Venezuela 1953-1958 (141884908)
  • Israel Rubio Winner of Bronze medal in Athens 2004 (74313458)
  • Rafael Caldera Former President of Venezuela 1969-1973 and 1993-1998 (63693583)

Vietnam[edit]

  • Norman Morrison On November 2, 1965 he committed suicide by self-immolation to protest the United States involvement in the Vietnam War (58745545)

Fictional Characters[edit]

These aren't really celebrities, but fictional characters, though many of them are just as famous as the other celebrities.

  • Thomas Anderson Neo (a.k.a. Thomas Anderson, a.k.a. the One) Neo’s Matrix name, Thomas Anderson, suggests a parallel with Christ.(153899363)
  • Barry Allen The Flash (304738690)
  • Bucky Barnes Captain America's sidekick, later The Winter Soldier (260074950)
  • Jack Bauer From "24" (57757200), (94690177)
  • Victor Bouley From the video game "Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney" french version (174928395)
  • Al Bundy From "Married With Children" (41964160)
  • Monty Burns From "The Simpsons" (24121091)
  • Eric Cartman From the animated show "South Park" (30463567)
  • Frank Castle The Punisher (332669622)
  • Richard Castle From "Castle" (240740535) (332669622)
  • Bill Compton From "True Blood" (350334671)
  • John Connor Last hope of the humans in "Terminator" (109417103)
  • John Constantine "Hellblazer", DC universe occultist, subject of film "Constantine" (219124042)
  • Arthur Dent From "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" (278856985)
  • Donald Draper From "Mad Men" (235777311)
  • Benjamin Franklin From "Prison Break" (22889781)
  • Dorian Gray From Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray (52766376)
  • Brian Griffin From "Family Guy" (80861461)
  • Peter Griffin From "Family Guy" (95500586 et al.)
  • Guy Gardner Green Lantern (294183135)
  • Richard Grimes From "The Walking Dead" (291164061)
  • Danny Hale From "Prison Break" (121838014)
  • Earl Hickey From the comedy series "My Name Is Earl" (135387261)
  • Benjamin Hunter From the video game "Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney" french version (164124726)
  • Lloyd Irving Lead character of the NGC/PS2 game "Tales of Symphonia" (48867761)
  • Hal Jordan Green Lantern (194213475)
  • Paul Kellermann From "Prison Break" (7280561)
  • Freddy Krueger From "The Nightmare on Elm Street" series of horror films (10352435)
  • Remy Lebeau Gambit of the X-Men (201258229)
  • Sam Malone From the comedy series "Cheers" (177383015)
  • Dexter Morgan From "Dexter" (207077153)
  • Fox Mulder From "The X-Files" (196831103)
  • Tommy Oliver The most famous Power Ranger in all of the Ranger history. (123882530)
  • Ryan O'Reilly From "Oz" (7694208)
  • Peter Pan Everybody knows him (120603095)
  • Peter Parker The civilian name of Spider-Man (96615443)
  • Will Parry Character of the trilogy "His Dark Materials" (79251090)
  • Robert Paulson HIS NAME IS ROBERT PAULSON (321250644)
  • Henry Pope From "Prison Break" (8030340)
  • Harry Potter From the series of books by J.K. Rowling (10315054)
  • Jesús Quintana From the movie "The Big Lebowski" (130355591)
  • Kyle Rees Father of John Connor and only human to have travelled the time in "terminator" (95636722)
  • Jaime Reyes The Modern Age Blue Beetle (216209974)
  • Juan Rico From "Starship Troopers" (185390859) (245094747) (222082213) (315742716) (252611530) (241809583)
  • Steve Rogers Captain America (171343686) (4343252) (281472329)
  • Alan Scott The Golden Age Green Lantern (307011626)
  • Bart Simpson From "The Simpsons" (75793518) and (34882792)
  • Homer Simpson From "The Simpsons" — had a U.S. national team cap and a special memorable moments entry before he was fired. Now he was last seen at Moe's Tavern downing mug after mug of Duff's Beer. His days of glory are clearly over. (10262441), (97824060) and (95305380) bought for 1.5 mil
  • Anakin Skywalker From the "Star Wars" series, better known as Darth Vader (269313113)
  • Tony Stark Iron Man (225753654)
  • Stephen Strange Dr. Strange (174617185)
  • Fernando Sucre From "Prison Break" (83971021)
  • Scott Summers Cyclops of the X-Men (55527218) (20257900) (175894763) (123938922)
  • Moe Szyslak From "The Simpsons" (114261377)
  • Timmy Turner From "Fairly odd parents" (122120228)
  • Charles Westmoreland From "Prison Break" (79553086)
  • Charles Xavier Known better as "Professor X", the leader and founder of the X-Men (223861140)

See Also[edit]

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