Gelukkige Verjaardag (Happy Birthday) Marco

Widely considered to be one of the best to ever play the game, Dutch striker Marco van Basten turns 48 today. He scored 277 goals during his time as a player at Ajax and AC Milan and was named European Player of the Year in 1988, '89 and '92 as well as FIFA World Player of the Year in '92.

He also scored one of the greatest goals of all time, a spectacular volley in the final of Euro '88, treat yourself and watch it again and again in the video player below.