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

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

  • David Bowie Spiders from Mars- Rock Icon (136706528, 148143239)
  • Dan Brown Author of Da Vinci Code, a worldwide culture phenomenon (69750006)
  • Sean Connery The original James Bond, and a very well-known actor (7660926)
  • James Dean Actor and icon (120670615)
  • Federico Fellini Greatest Italian movie director (118058036)
  • Martin Gore From Depeche Mode (72080010)
  • George Harrison From The Beatles (13259877)
  • Michael Jackson King of Pop (127276936)
  • Michael Jordan One of the greatest basketball players ever (4055107)
  • Calvin Klein Fashion creator (59405659)
  • John Lennon From The Beatles (58963286)
  • Diego Armando Maradona Argentinian Football Mogul (12468114)
  • Paul McCartney From The Beatles (42032093)
  • Shigeru Miyamoto Famous Nintendo game designer (168189242)
  • Viggo Mortensen Actor - played Aragorn in LoTR (94608356)
  • Chuck Norris Actor of Films and the most dangerous man of the Earth (178023778)
  • Robert Plant From Led Zeppelin (123974053)
  • Keith Richards From The Rolling Stones (116964335)
  • Nikola Tesla One of the biggest world scientists (146076354)
  • Paul Hewson More known as Bono, the singer of U2 (124472243)
  • Phil Collins The famous singer and member of Genesis (202823476)
  • Paul Newman The famous actor ([1])

Celebrities exclusive to a country or region

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

  • Gabriel Batistuta Batigol: Famous striker (115545117)
  • Julio Bocca Famous dancer (50632472)
  • Jorge Luis Borges Famous writer (67798282)
  • Marcelo Gallardo Football player (122547674)
  • Che Guevara Famous Guerillia Fighter (58847264)
  • Diego Armando Maradona Greatest Argentininan football player of all time (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 Domingo Perón President of Argentina 1946-1955 and 1973-1974 (50825886)
  • Juan Sebastián Veron Football player (123386765)
  • Guillermo Vilas Tenis player (122538636)

Australia

  • Tim Cahill Australian and Everton Footballer (10998465)
  • Mel Gibson Hollywood Actor/Director (24131390)
  • 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)

Belgium

  • 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-Claude Van Damme Moviestar, The Muscles from Brussels (98012952)
  • Jean-Marie Dedecker Former judo-coach and VLD-senator. (92644545)
  • Mark Degryse Famous Belgian Player(ex-RSCA,Bruges)(11497231)
  • Moussa Dembele Young Belgian talent (138273052)
  • Filip Dewinter One of the leaders of the fascist 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)
  • 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)
  • 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

  • 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

  • Julio Baptista brasilian football player, Real Madrid Player. (113595656)
  • Marcelo José Bordon brasilian football player (69689775)
  • Ronaldo Gaúcho Great Midlefield of Barcelona and World Champion in 2002 Cup (51150677)
  • Mané dos Santos alias Garrincha, legendary footballer (79429216)
  • Mauro Silva Midlefield of Brazil in 1994. Campeón del Mundo con Brasil en USA 94 (87360941)
  • Edson Nascimento alias Pelé, the best player of the history (171808392)

Bulgaria

  • 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)

Chile

  • 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

China

  • Jiang Zemin Former president of China (63752280)

Colombia

  • Carlos Valderrama One of the greatest football players in Colombia [2] (79009114)

Croatia

  • 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

  • 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

England

  • Ron Atkinson former manchester united manager(60799172)
  • Bill Bailey comedian (121648083)
  • Ian Beale Walford weasel (75707558)
  • Sean Bean Famous actor (55893305)
  • Davide Beckham Famous english player. Player of a club owner of many well-known stars (31886) (22746939)
  • Ronald Biggs Train robber and fugitive (112151871)
  • Tony Blair Former prime minister (110215872)
  • Simon Le Bon (138289529), Nick Rhodes (143003151), Roger Taylor (150680606), John Taylor (78310671), Andy Taylor (147929780) The complete band Duran Duran
  • David Bowie famous singer (124722319, 148143239) One of bowies managers Ken Pitt (171351328)
  • 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)
  • Gary Coleman Star of the television sitcom Diff'rent Strokes (142784684)
  • 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)
  • Paul McCartney (92633740), John Lennon (74675948), George Harrison (13243298), Richard Starkey (82411991) The complete band The Beatles
  • 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)

Estonia

  • Urmo Aava Rallye pilot, quick specialty (23846022)
  • Eino Baskin Actor and director (76786779)
  • 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

  • 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)

France

  • Jacques Attali publicite (117726429)
  • Fabien Barthez French goalkeeper - world champion 98 (149028773)
  • Francois Bayrou French Politician (7732072)
  • Luc Besson French Cinema Director (121555597)
  • Eric Cantona French soccer player, Actor, Painter (15189430)
  • Pierre Cardin The famous french fashion designer (158366949)
  • 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)
  • Marcel Duchamp artist (83503186)
  • Jean Dujardin French Actor Brice of Nice (97693419)
  • Luis Fernandez Former French Soccer Player (134585821)
  • Jean Pierre Foucault French TV presentator (25368975)
  • Florian Fritz International français de rugby
  • Charles de Gaulle Former French President (38131152)
  • 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)
  • Victor Hugo French Author (26592375)
  • Nicolas Hulot French Reporter Ecologist writer (137614666)
  • Alain Juppé Former and new French Politician (20540861)
  • Christian Lacroix French fashion designer (188010755)
  • Jean Lefebvre Most Famous French Actor (121245555)
  • 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)

Germany

  • Gerald Asamoah German soccer player (129984485)
  • Michael Ballack German soccer player (69422749)
  • Hans-Peter Briegel German soccer player (15278102)
  • Karlheinz Förster German soccer player (7172000)
  • Lothar Matthäus German soccer player (16065831)
  • Christoph Metzelder German soccer player (182866699)
  • Gerhard Schröder Chancellor of Germany (1998 – 2005) (109614533)
  • Michael Schumacher 7 times Formula 1 World Champion (141810638)
  • Olaf Thon German soccer player (100575076)

Israel

  • 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 baketball player
  • Sharon Sason (109449962) Israeli baketball player
  • Pini Gershon (48700377) Israeli baketball team coach
  • David Amsalem (55168915) Israeli baketball team owner
  • Silvan Shalom (100127566) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Yitzhak Shamir (99992240) Israeli politic or former politic
  • David Ben-Gurion (99992338) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Ariel Sharon (47179495) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Shimon Peres (57496070) Israeli politic or former politic
  • Amir Pertz (69503165) Israeli politic or former politic

Italy

  • Nicola Berti Former Inter FC player (143794529)
  • Enzo Ferrari Ferrari's founder (139533149)
  • Paolo Maldini AC Milan player (128904515)
  • Giuseppe Prisco Former Inter FC myth - aka Peppino Prisco (146111617)
  • Vasco Rossi famous Italian singer (145749249)
  • Alessandro Del Piero Juventus player (87111221)
  • Andrea Pirlo AC Milan player (136008304)
  • Bruno Conti Former AC Roma player (25494949)
  • Gianluca Zambrotta Barcelona FC player (25484840)
  • Fabio Cannavaro Real Madrid player (79143427)
  • Gennaro Gattuso AC Milan player (83499258)
  • Filippo Inzaghi AC Milan player (78153190)
  • Marco Materazzi Internazionale FC player (132005608)
  • Franco Baresi Former AC Milan player (112132393)
  • Giuseppe Baresi Former Internazionale FC player (154333571)
  • Luca Toni 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)

Liechtenstein

  • 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

  • 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

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

Netherlands

  • Rafael van der Vaart Dutch national team player (30629721)
  • Johan Cruijff Most famous soccer player from the Netherlands (16252925)
  • Herman Brood (1946-2001) Famous artist, painter, poet...(31165182)
  • Marco van Basten Current coach of dutch soccer team...(13259349)
  • Gerrit Zalm Former Dutch minister of Finance (26354460)
  • Abe Lenstra Famous Frisan player (28419888,22713458)
  • Johan Neeskens Famous dutch player (44225916)
  • Frank de Boer Most capped dutch defender (8315453)
  • Patrick Kluivert Topscorer all-time of the Dutch National Team and PSV Eindhoven striker (12443046)
  • Edgar Davids Dutch national team player and Ajax Amsterdam midfielder. (146394817)
  • Mark van Bommel Dutch national team player and Bayern Munich midfielder. Currently retired from international football because of a fight with Holland-manager Marco van Basten. (8354798)
  • Maarten van Rossem Dutch historian and USA expert. (46460175)
  • Paul de Leeuw Famous dutch tv-host and singer / actor (20322640)
  • Otto Frank The father of Anne Frank, the world famous diary writer. He was the only member of the Frank family to survive the second World War (8951671)
  • Piet Paulusma Famous dutch weatherman (21622036)
  • Ruud Gullit Famous dutch player, World football player in 1987 and 1989 (115862716)
  • Wouter Bos Dutch Politician (29394512)
  • Berry van Aerle Famous dutch player, winner European Championship 1988 and Europa Cup 1 with PSV Eindhoven, now making a living as a postman and prince carnival (26975166)
  • Boudewijn de Groot Famous dutch singer (72610798)
  • Hans Teeuwen Popular Dutch stand-up comedian. (26491900)
  • Herman Finkers Popular Dutch comedian. (99949888)
  • Wesley Sneijder Player of Real Madrid. (40386842)
  • Danny Blind Famous dutch player (40343088)
  • Jaap Stam Player for Ajax Amsterdam. (157038776)
  • Bert van Marwijk Current Feyenoord Rotterdam coach (113054679)
  • Kevin Hofland Player of Feyenoord Rotterdam (139470171)
  • Nicky Hofs Player of Feyenoord Rotterdam (142089483)
  • Theo Lucius Player of Feyenoord Rotterdam, Boem Boem Theo (55538667)
  • Guus Geluk Cousin of Donald Duck (159547647)
  • Ron Vlaar Player of Feyenoord Rotterdam (125467997)
  • Henk Timmer Goalie for Feyenoord Rotterdam, and this player is also a goalie (13087467)
  • Ger Senden Known also as "Mr. Roda JC" (155859702)

New Zealand

  • 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

  • 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)

Norway

  • Pål Strand Lillestrøm S.K. winger in the Norwegian top division (115409348)
  • John Carew Norwegian striker that plays for Aston Villa (81449150)
  • Arne Scheie Norwegian football and ski jump commentator (27843135)
  • Henning Berg Former Norwegian footballer with 100 caps for Norway (15518604)
  • Ronny Johnsen Norwegian footballer that won the Champions League with Manchester United (130698167)
  • Martin Andresen Norwegian international midfielder that plays for Brann (15140007)
  • Harald Zwart Norwegian film director, directed Agent Cody Banks (133435967)
  • Thomas Holm Norwegian midfielder,plays for Vålerenga (116221882)
  • John Fredriksen Norwegian multi-billionaire who owns large companies in offshore, shipping and seafood (20739798)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Jens Stoltenberg Prime Minister of Norway 2000-2001 and 2005-today (64848721)
  • Morten Abel Norwegian rock artist (5348886)
  • 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)
  • Joakim Austnes Norwegian striker who plays for Viking FK.
  • Roar Strand Norwegian midfielder who plays for Rosenborg BK.

Philippines

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

Poland

  • 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

  • José Mourinho Ex FC Porto and current Chelsea 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)

Peru

  • Abimael Guzmán Terrorist leader in Peru (63924740)

Romania

Russia

  • Vladimir Putin Russian President (57633405), (45983824)
  • Eduard Limonov Russian writer (92273550)
  • Egor Titov Spartak Moscow and Russian national team midfielder (137995525)

Scotland

  • 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)
  • William Wallace Scottish patriot and inspiration for the film Braveheart(67392557)

Serbia

  • 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

  • Fernando Torres Spanish international football player (97716716)
  • Alfredo Di Stefano Legendary football player (137165526)
  • Raúl González Blanco Spanish international football player (144226057)
  • Raúl See above (57412536)
  • Rafael Benitez Coach of Liverpool FC(12626073)
  • Pedro Munitis Fantastic forward Racing de Santander (80467734)
  • Iker Casillas Great goalkeeper of Real Madrid (23441330)
  • Enrique Iglesias Latin Pop Star (75151573)
  • Sergio Ramos Spanish international football player (169969165)

*Fernando Alonso Spanish F1 driver (42087668)

Sweden

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic One of Swedens best players ever, striker in Internazionale Milan (87203196)
  • Henrik Larsson Ex-Celtic, Barcelona, Feyenoord, Sweden, Manchester Utd and current Helsingborg striker (134747303)
  • Lars Lagerbäck National teamcoach of Sweden (131823003)
  • Patrik Sjöberg Former World Champion in High Jump (151422344)
  • Göran Eriksson Famous England coach (150124757)

Switzerland

  • 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

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

Turkey

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

Wales

  • 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)

Ukraine

  • Andriy Shevchenko Ukrainian and Chelsea footballer (161032464)

Uruguay

  • 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

  • Ron Reagan 40th President of the United States (127154878)
  • Dan Brown Famous writer, author of Da Vinci Code (69750006)
  • Mike Tyson Boxer from the USA (38589956)
  • George Washington Founding father of the USA (128890417)
  • Brad Pitt Hollywood Actor (48665275)
  • Bruce Lee Kung Fu Icon (44619255)
  • Jon Stewart Host of The Daily Show (47508820)
  • Tom Cruise Hollywood Actor (55573963)
  • Jack White Singer and Guitarist of The White Stripes (79383552)
  • Jerry Cantrell Guitarist and Singer of Alice in Chains (48347237)
  • Will Ferrell Hollywood Actor (112906408)
  • Tony Parker Famous french basketball player (21953197)
  • Curtis Jackson aka 50-cent(10301550)
  • Terrell Owens NFL-player Cowboys(39219734)
  • Michael Jordan NBA Star (123678177)
  • Terry Gilliam Monty Python animator and film director (70267353)
  • Larry King Talk show host (93951042)
  • Mohamed Ali Famous Boxing Legend (99341827), (147676426)
  • Will Smith Hollywood Actor (130242191)
  • Paul Schofield Oscar winning actor [23] (157807374)
  • Robert Shuler Preacher, Founder of the Crystal Cathedral (141975289)
  • Benjamin Franklin One of the Founding fathers (22889781)
  • George Fisher Lead singer of Cannibal Corpse Provides voices for cartoon Metalocalypse (171351344)
  • Ted Lowry One of few boxers not to be knocked out by Rocky Marciano (171385261)
  • Alex Rodriguez Famous Baseball player (147930048)
  • Cecil Collins Former American football running back for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL(143631608)
  • Jerry Springer Utopian Talk Show Host (193743158)
  • Ronnie Coleman Most Famous Bodybuilder (189926252)
  • Johnny Cash Famous singer (194067958)
  • David Batista Famous catcher (159161033)
  • Jerry Garcia Member of the Grateful Dead (190420288) (123979433)

Venezuela

  • Hugo Chávez President of Venezuela (130758907)
  • 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)
  • Simón Bolívar Independence Hero in Venezuela, also called "El Libertador"(63644723)
  • Rafael Caldera Former President of Venezuela 1969-1973 and 1993-1998 (63693583)

Vietnam

  • 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

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

  • 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
  • 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)
  • Peter Griffin from Family Guy (95500586 et al.)
  • Brian Griffin from Family Guy (80861461)
  • Dorian Gray from Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray (52766376)
  • Bart Simpson from The Simpsons (75793518) and (34882792)
  • Monty Burns from The Simpsons (24121091)
  • Moe Szyslak from The Simpsons (114261377)
  • Al Bundy Love Polke High and played football (41964160)
  • Harry Potter from the series of books by J.K. Rowling (10315054)
  • Freddy Krueger fictional character from the Nightmare on Elm Street series of horror films (10352435)
  • Peter Parker The civilian name of Spider-Man (96615443)
  • Will Parry Character of the trilogy "His Dark Materials" (79251090)
  • John Connor Last hope of the humans in "terminator" (109417103)
  • Kyle Rees Father of John Connor and only human to have travelled the time in "terminator" (95636722)
  • Henry Pope From "Prison Break" (8030340)
  • Fernando Sucre From "Prison Break" (83971021)
  • Benjamin Franklin From "Prison Break" (22889781)
  • Charles Westmoreland From "Prison Break" (79553086)
  • Paul Kellermann From "Prison Break" (7280561)
  • Danny Hale From "Prison Break" (121838014)
  • Jack Bauer From "24" (67201808), (94690177)
  • Eric Cartman from the animated show "South Park" (30463567)
  • Jesús Quintana From the movie "The Big Lebowski" (130355591)
  • Timmy Turner From "Fairly odd parents" (122120228)
  • Lloyd Irving Lead character of the NGC/PS2 game "Tales of Symphonia" (48867761)
  • Tommy Oliver The most famous Power Ranger in all of the Ranger history. (123882530)
  • Charles Xavier Known better as "Professor X", the leader and founder of the X-Men (161971392)
  • Peter Pan Everybody knows him (120603095)
  • Earl Hickey From the comdey series "My Name Is Earl" (135387261)
  • Benjamin Hunter From the video game "Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney" french version (164124726)
  • Victor Bouley From the video game "Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney" french version (174928395)
  • Ryan O'Reilly From "The Oz" (7694208

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