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Gheorghe Hagi awarded the Golden Foot trophy

Romania’s greatest soccer player of all times Gheorghe Hagi was awarded the Golden Foot trophy on Monday night, in a gala in Monte Carlo, according to the Academia Hagi official website www.academiahagi.tv.
He received the soccer’s Hall of Fame trophy from Prince Albert of Monaco.
Hagi left a permanent mould of his footprints on ‘The Champions Promenade’ on the Monegasque Riviera, next to those of previous winners of the Golden Foot – Baggio, Nedved, Shevchenko, Ronaldo, Del Piero, Roberto Carlos, Ronaldinho, Totti, Giggs, Ibrahimovic, Drogba and Iniesta. His football academy website also lists other soccer legends honoured this way: Pele, Maradona, Platini, Zidane, Beckenbauer and Matthaeus
French David Trezeguet, Russian Rinat Dasaev and Argentinian Daniel Passarella were also awarded on Monday night’s gala.
Gheorghe Hagi has good memories of Monte Carlo, where he succeeded to win two Europe Supercups, with Steaua Bucharest and Galatasaray, the source recalls.

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