Teams played for: Cannes, Bordeaux, Juventus
'90s accolades: World Cup Champion, 2x Serie A Champion, UEFA Super Cup Champion, FIFA World Cup Final Man of the Match, 1996 Ligue 1 Player of the Year, 1997 Serie A Foreign Footballer of the Year, 1998 UEFA Club Midfielder of the Year, 1998 World Soccer Awards Player of the Year

Two words: this goal. Yeah, it happened in 2002, but think of everything he did in the '90s as a prerequisite to a goal of that quality. Before the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo spoiled us with dazzling displays of dribbling, footwork, and technique highlighted in GIFs and YouTube compliation videos, the world had Zinedine Zidane, and goddamn was he elegant out there. We're talking rich white girls at the Kentucky Derby sipping mint juleps and wearing floral patterns elegant, yo.