Special Sub-Topic: "FIFA 2007" Attributes (PS2)
|Which player has the highest attribute for marking?|
Fabio Cannavaro. Cannavaro is rated 96 for marking. Cannavaro was the captain of the Italian side that won the 2006 World Cup.
|Which winger has the highest rating for reactions?|
Arjen Robben. Arjen Robben is rated 96 for reactions. Robben wears the number 16 shirt for Chelsea Football Club. He was a part of the Dutch squad at the 2006 World Cup.
|Which player has the highest rating for dribbling?|
Ronaldinho. Ronaldinho has the highest rating for dribbling, with a rating of 97. Ronaldinho was the UEFA Club Footballer of the year for the 2005/2006 season as well as the FIFPro World Player of the Year for 2005 and 2006.
|Which player has the highest rating for shot power?|
John Arne Riise. It is Riise, with 97, that has the highest rating for shot power. Riise gets a number of goals for Liverpool by rifling in shots from range with his left foot. Alan Smith, of Manchester United, found out the hard way how hard a shot Riise had in an FA Cup game in 2006. Smith broke his leg and dislocated his ankle while attempting to block a free-kick taken by Riise.
|Which two players have the joint highest overall rating in the game?|
Wayne Rooney and Gianluigi Buffon. Both Rooney and Buffon are rated 92 overall. Rooney and Buffon had contrasting fortunes in the 2006 World Cup. Buffon was the hero of the Italian World Cup team. He was unbeaten for 453 minutes of the tournament and only conceded two goals. Meanwhile Rooney's fitness was in doubt as he was selected despite having an injury. When he did play he was sent off in the quarter finals against Portugal for a stamp on Ricardo Carvalho.
|Which player has the highest rating for crossing?|
David Beckham. David Beckham has the highest rating for crossing with 95. David Beckham is the only Englishman to score in three World Cups and is only the fifth in World Cup history to score two direct free kicks at the World Cup Finals.
|Which goalkeeper has the highest rating for both handling and positioning?|
Gianluigi Buffon. Buffon is rated 93 for handling and 96 for positioning. Buffon comes from a sporting family. His mother was a discus thrower, his father was a weightlifter, his two sisters were volleyball players and his uncle played basketball.
|Which goalkeeper has the highest rating for diving?|
Grégory Coupet. Coupet has the highest rating with 93. Coupet was included in the French 2006 World Cup squad. Despite playing for France in many of their qualifiers, he was only selected as the number 2 goalkeeper. The number one goalkeeper was the eccentric, former Manchester United goalkeeper, Fabien Barthez.
|Which two defenders have the highest rating for tackling?|
John Terry and Alessandro Nesta. Terry and Nesta are both rated 95 for tackling. Both players play in central defence. Nesta was named by Pélé as one of the top 125 greatest living footballers. Terry was named as part of the all-star squad for the 2006 World Cup.
|Which two Premiership midfielders are two of the three players with the highest rating for long shots?|
Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard. Gerrard and Lampard are both rated 94 for long shots. The third player rated 94 is Pavel Nedved. Gerrard and Lampard both play in the centre of midfield for England. The system played involving Gerrard and Lampard playing alongside each other has been criticised, with people claiming that Gerrard and Lampard can't play together as both are attacking players.
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