When a player performs well for the club by helping them win trophies, they honor him by building a statue.
This was he will always be remembered for his achievements. Here are the 5 footballers with statues.
1. Sergio Aguero
The Argentine footballer is the most recent legend with a statue in his former club.
Manchester City placed a statue at Etihad Stadium in his memory for being their all time top scorer.
He scored 260 goals for the Citizens in 390 matches.
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
The Portuguese centre forward has a statue in Madeira a town where he was born.
The statue was built in 2017.
3. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
The statue was created in 2017 at the request of the Swedish Football Association.
4. Thierry Henry
The French forward is considered as the greatest Arsenal footballer of all time.
He has a statue at the Emirates Stadium.
He is the Arsenal all time top scorer with 228 goals.
5. David Beckham
His statue in Los Angeles was built in 2019 as a memory for his performance while playing for LA Galaxy.