Over the years playing Championship Manager/Football Manager, we have all had contact with some players that were brilliant in-game but not soo good in real life. Some of them even made some excellent transfers IRL and we thought that they will be world class players.
Everyone should find some of their great signings here, who now sound like cheating, when we know that they really aren't that good.
I would like to honour that with this list of famous players that have never fulfilled their Football Manager potential!
There are lots of nice articles with this theme, I would like to single out this article series:
Lets get back to the old CM/FM days!
Legends in alphabetical order: