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Build the ultimate Euro 2016 player and compare it with ours

We've picked the Euro legends that could make up the perfect football machine - who’s your pick? Plus, stand a chance to win an official Euro 2016 jersey thanks to adidas by tweeting your result with #steuro2016.

Mind

Choose your ideal player depending on what you think represents the best mind - consistency, focus or strategy.

Zinedine Zidane

France

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Michel Platini

France

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Xavier "Xavi" Hernández

Spain

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

I chose Zidane because he made the beautiful game look so simple, when it clearly wasn't at the highest level. He may have lacked pace, yet he controlled the tempo and movement of team-mates with his trickery and passing - truly a once-in-a-generation talent.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor

Header

A good header is game-changing, but the best headers are unforgettable. Pick your favourite.

Alan Shearer

England

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Miroslav Klose

German

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Henrik Larsson

Sweden

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

To me, no one comes close to Klose - in the air at least. He turned headers into an art form, possessing the inimitable skill of generating power and direction with his head while staying rooted to the ground.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor

Heart

Whether it's for courage and bravery, or for inspiring team spirit - who do you think has got the most, or the best, heart?

Carles Puyol

Spain

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Franz Beckenbauer

German

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Paolo Maldini

Italy

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Maldini is my pick because of his innate ability to be vocal and commanding on the pitch, leading by example with well-executed tackles and marshalling his backline from the full-back position.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor

Select the best dribbler

They are the star players - the ones who look like they have football magnets in their feet - so who is your pick?

Johan Cruyff

Netherlands

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Paul Gascoigne

England

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Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Call me sentimental, but the "Cruyff Turn" was just one of many moves by the Dutch wizard which continues to inspire slacked jaws and mistimed tackles today.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor

Select the best left-foot

Considered the weaker foot to many, but who made their left foot look absolutely right?

Raúl González

Spain

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Ferenc Puskas

Hungary

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Gareth Bale

Wales

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Elegant, intelligent, selfless - the three most important traits for a modern footballer. Raul will, for years to come, be a case study in perfect forward play.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor

Select the best right-foot

Probably the hardest category to pick, but we want you to anyway , who would you pick?

Marco van Basten

Netherlands

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David Beckham

England

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Roberto Baggio

Italy

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

The bend and swerve behind his strikes made me question if there was more than just air inside a ball - it even inspired me to read some physics books. For that, "Golden Balls" has my vote.

Sanjay Nair

Executive Digital Sub-Editor