First XI

Football and music

December 1, 2010
By Robin Hackett
After last week's look at players who have moonlighted in the world of politics, ESPNsoccernet presents a list of the players who have made a bid for musical success.

Julio Iglesias

Iglesias, who has sold hundreds of millions of albums worldwide, had initially dreamed of becoming a professional footballer. He was a goalkeeper in Real Madrid's youth team, where he had the chance to practise alongside Alfredo Di Stefano - whom he has described on numerous occasions as "the greatest ...

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