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4 Footballers That Have Spent More Than 10 Years With Their Clubs And Still Counting

1. Iker Muniain

Iker Muniain was born on December 19, 1992, in Madrid, Spain, and is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a winger for Athletic Bilbao as well as the national team of Spain.

Because of his style of play, he has been referred to as "the Spanish Messi" by the media.

He has spent the whole of his professional football career with the club Athletic Bilbao, having made his debut at the age of 15 in 2009, when he was the club's youngest player to participate in a competitive match at the time. During his tenure with the club, he made over 450 appearances on the field and helped them reach the finals of the Copa del Rey four times as well as the UEFA Europa League in 2012.

So far he has spent 12 years with the club, Athletic Bilbao and still counting.

2. Leigh Michael Broxham

Leigh Michael Broxham is an Australian professional soccer player who now plays as a midfielder for the Melbourne Victory. He is 33 years old and is from Melbourne, Australia.

Broxham was born on January 13, 1988, in Melbourne, Australia, to English parents. He began his football career with the Victorian Institute of Sport before making his professional debut for Melbourne Victory at the age of 19 in 2007. He remained with the club for more than a decade and more than 300 appearances.

He now holds the Melbourne Victory record for the most appearances with the club, having made 403 games across a variety of tournaments.

He has so far spent 14 years with the club, Melbourne and still counting.

3. Igor Akinfeev

The Russian professional footballer Igor Akinfeev is a goalie for the Russian team CSKA Moscow. He was born in the city of Moscow.

He was born on April 8, 1986, and joined CSKA Moscow when he was 16 years old. He has remained with the club for the whole of his professional career, making more than 600 official appearances. Six Russian Premier League championships, six Russian Cups, and the 2005 UEFA Cup have been won by him, as well as the UEFA Cup.

Between 2004 and 2018, he represented Russia at the international level with the national squad. He played in four UEFA European Championships and two FIFA World Cups for them, and he was a regular in their team. In March 2017, he was named the senior captain of the Russian football team.

He has spent 19 years with the club, CSKA Moscow.

4. Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi is an Argentine professional football striker who currently plays for the Spanish club Barcelona as well as the Argentina national team. He is 34 years old. He is often referred to be the finest player on the planet right now, as well as one of the greatest footballers the world has ever produced. He has received six Ballon d'Or honors and six European Golden Shoes awards throughout his career.

Argentina international Lionel Messi has played his entire professional football career with Barcelona, with whom he has won 10 La Liga championships, seven Copa del Rey championships, and four UEFA Champions Leagues. He has scored more than 750 professional career goals for Barcelona and Argentina, making him the player with the most goals scored for a single club in history.

He began his youth career with Barcelona in 2000, when he was just thirteen years old. He played for the Barcelona junior team for three years before being promoted to the senior squad in 2004.

He has so far spent 17 years with Barcelona and still counting.

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