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Messi, Forlan, Drogba, Dempsey, Falcao in Miami!

The list of confirmed players has been released for the World Soccer Masters exhibition match June 23 at Sun Life Stadium, and it reads like a Who's Who of international soccer...Here is the full list. If you haven't gotten tickets yet, you are not a true soccer fan. Tix start at $25 through Ticketmaster or at 305-943-6311. A portion of the proceeds go to Messi's charitable foundation. The coaches will be Fabio Capello and Dunga.

  • Lionel Messi - Argentina and Barcelona – World’s best player three years in a row;
  • Diego Forlan - Uruguay and Inter Milan - Best player of the 2010 World Cup;
  • Didier Drogba - Ivory Coast’s national captain - Former front-man of Chelsea F.C.;
  • Diego Milito – Argentina and Inter Milan - Champions League winner;
  • Dani Alves  - Brazil and Barcelona -  Two time winner of UEFA cup;
  • Lucio - Brazil and Inter Milan – 2006 Brazil national captain;
  • Antonio Cassano­ - Italy and AC Milan;
  • Alessandro Nesta - Italy - 2006 World Champion;
  • Radamel Falcao - Colombia and Atletico Madrid - top scorer of European League;
  • Juan Silveira dos Santos - Brazil and AS Roma;
  • Gerardo Torrado - Mexico and Cruz Azul;
  • Diego Lugano - Uruguay and Paris Saint-Germain;
  • Edison Cavani - Uruguay and Napoli;
  • Walter Gargano - Uruguay and Napoli;
  • Marco Materazzi - Italy’s national team;
  • Luis Suarez - Uruguay and Liverpool;
  • Jhon Viafara - Colombia and La Equidad;
  • Javier Mascherano - Argentina  and Barcelona;
  • Ezequiel Lavezzi – Argentina and Napoli;
  • Fabio Cannavaro – Italy - 2006 national  captain, participation in four World Cups;
  • Clint Dempsey - USA and Fulham;
  • Jozy Altidore - USA and AZ Alkmaar;
  • Carlos Bocanegra - USA and Rangers F.C. – National team captain;
  • Ariel Ortega – Argentina and Defensores de Belgrano;
  • Marek Hamsik – Slovakia and Napoli;
  • Pablo Daniel Osvaldo – Argentina and AS Roma;
  • Guillermo Ochoa  - Mexico and  Ajaccio –  Goalie;
  • Andre Santos – Brazil and Arsenal;
  • James Rodriguez – Colombia and F.C. Porto;
  • Martin Demichelis – Argentina and Malaga;
  • José Salomón Rondón – Venezuela and Málaga;
  • José Manuel Pinto -  Spain and FC Barcelona, and
  • Julio Cesar - Brazil and Inter Milan – Goalie.


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