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Six Players Who Could Have Been Great Had Injuries Not Ruined Their Careers, With Former Manchester United Star & Spurs Captain

All these players had amazing talent just no luck.

There are many stories of footballers who had the talent and skill to be a great but had their career cut short because of injury. Here are the top seven, who sadly never managed to fill their undeniable potential.

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6. Jonathan Woodgate

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Woodgate started his career at Leeds United where he played alongside Rio Ferdinand at the heart of a youthful team. He was then sold to Newcastle United where he excelled to a point where Real Madrid signed him for £13.4 million. Unfortunately, his time at the Santiago Bernabeu was blighted by injury and he only made 14 appearances for Los Blancos before moving back to England. The rest of his career was blighted by more injuries as he moved further down the footballing pyramid.

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