9 most amazing facts about LUIS FIGO 

November 28,2022 

BY VASANTHA

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He is considered one of the best Portuguese football players of all time. 

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What was Luis Figo famous for?

On July 24, 2000, Real Madrid paid the £50 million (then around $71.5m) release clause in Figo's contract, which broke the £38 million record set by Italian striker Christian Vieri 

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How much did Figo really pay?

Perez wanted to be the disruptor, so he promised to get the big stars to the club and 'win in capital letters'. 

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Why did Figo go to Real Madrid?

Now based in Sweden, where he lives with his Swedish model wife, his business interests include an upmarket bar in Portugal, an exclusive networking organisation for the football world, crypto currency,

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What is Figo doing now?

“We have a good squad...above all, we have Cristiano Ronaldo, who will be eager to make his last World Cup a memorable one,” Figo said

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What did Figo say about Ronaldo?

The Portuguese player played almost his entire career wearing the Total 90 model ever since the Air Zoom Total 90 was launched in the year 2000 until he retired.

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What boots did Figo wear?

Figo joined Los Blancos for a then world-record fee of €60 million (£54 million) and he ended up winning one Ballon d'Or, two La Liga titles and a Champions League at the Santiago Bernabeu.

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How much did Barca buy Figo for?

Luis Figo. Signed in 2000 from Barcelona in that controversial deal, he won the title that same year with Real Madrid. 

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Which team did Figo won Ballon d'Or?