In pictures: BBC Sport's footballers of 2004
Ronaldinho

The 2004 Fifa World Player of the Year has been locked in a constant battle with Thierry Henry for the title of the world's best player.

The Brazilian's outrageous dribbling skills left La Liga's defences standing as he inspired Barcelona's renaissance at home and in Europe.

King of the showboat, he appears to parade a new trick every week.

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