In pictures: BBC Sport's footballers of 2004

Another Brazilian to wow Europe in 2004 was AC Milan prodigy Kaka.

A dangerous attacking presence from midfield, ten goals from the 22-year-old helped power Milan to the Scudetto.

Labelled the 'new Beckham' he is adored by the Milan fans and is a pin-up to millions as a model for Giorgio Armani.

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