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New Rangers recruit Ianis Hagi is aloof the latest in a continued band of footballing son’s attractive to challenge their acclaimed fathers – some of whom accept alike acclimated Scottish football as a dispatch bean on the way.
Like ancestor like son ability not be authentic in every case but there’s no agnosticism this lot accept gone some way to afterward in their dad’s footsteps.
Gheorghe Hagi is one of the best admired players of the 80s and 90s and now Ianis is actuality asked to alive up to those aerial expectations,
But conceivably Rangers’ new recruit won’t accept time to anguish about his iconic surname as he looks to advice the Ibrox ancillary battle the appellation abroad from rivals Celtic.
Record Sport looks aback at some of the best acclaimed father-son combos and how difficult it is to accomplish your own name in the game.
Barcelona, Manchester United, Espanyol, Holland – Cruyff ability not accept absolutely accomplished the heights of his old man Johan but it’s fair to say the cottony midfielder did alright. A Premier League champ with United and a Spanish Supercopa at Barca afterwards breaking through at the club area his ancestor was a legend, Cruyff inferior is now administrator of the Ecuador civic team.
The greatest amateur anytime to appear out of the Netherlands and the baton of the ancillary acclaimed for their ‘total football’ appearance of play. Cruyff chief alike had a acclaimed stepover called in his honour. A account of honours as continued as your arm with Ajax, Barca and Feyenoord he won 48 Dutch caps but acutely died four years ago age-old 68.
Needs no addition to Celtic fans. Son of Henrik was affiliated with a move to Parkhead afore he closed a £3.5m move to Spartak Moscow aftermost summer afterwards banging in goals for Norrkoping. Not absolutely at the akin of his pap yet but Larsson inferior is one of the hottest affairs in Sweden and has three chief caps.
The greatest Celt of the avant-garde era to abounding Hoops admirers afterwards smashing in 242 goals in seven seasons in the east end of Glasgow. Nobody has akin the KIng-like cachet the Swede affected at Parkhead aback his affecting abandonment for Barcelona 16 years ago.
It can’t accept been accessible aggravating to ample the gloves of Manchester United fable Peter Schmeichel but Kasper has fabricated a accursed accomplished attack at it. A accommodation spell at Falkirk played it’s allotment in his development and accepting larboard the Bairns as a man the Denmark cardinal one now has a Premier League winner’s badge to add to his dad’s afterwards Leicester’s beauteous success in 2016.
The behemothic Manchester United goalkeeper bedeviled the English Premier League in the 1990s with his presence, big saves and booming vocals. Five EPL titles amid his booty of silverware, Schmeichel chief additionally won the European Championships with Denmark in 1992.
The lightning quick advanced ability accept larboard Scottish football about as bound as he accustomed on accommodation from PSG at Celtic aftermost year but the son of Milan fable George still fabricated an impact. Four goals in 17 appearances helped the Hoops to 8 in a row and himself to abiding move to Lille.
Anyone who was alike vaguely absorbed in French and Italian football in the 90s will bethink Weah senior. The Ballon d’Or champ in 1995, Liberia fable Weah burst in goals from Monaco and PSG afore affective to AC Milan area he won two Serie A titles to add to his Ligue 1 gong from PSG.
The buzz alarm from Francesco Totti to Patrick Kluivert that paved the way for Kluivert inferior to move to Roma two years ago proves aloof how awful rated the 20-year-old is. Already with 116 able appearances for Ajax and Roma and with a Europa League runners-up badge in his accumulating Kluivert has a huge future.
Ajax, Milan, Barcelona – all by the age of 22 – followed by Newcastle, Valencia, PSV Eindhoven and Lille. A career to battling any added in the nineties and noughties as Dutch ace Kluivert hit a career absolute of 205 clubs goals in 468 games. One of the best approved strikers in the apple in his prime.
The Stoke City striker had both abandon of the Old Firm block his signature in January afore chief to break put at the Potters. Five goals this division accept bent the absorption of a cardinal of suitors and the England U20 all-embracing is awful rated south of the bound – in the mould of dad Kevin but with alike added abeyant according to those in the know.
The Arsenal and Everton fable was one of the Premier League’s deadliest strikers aback in the 90s. Won the top flight with the Gunners in 1991 and the European Cup Winners’ Cup three years after but abundantly never best up a abounding cap for his country.