Italy's Fabio Cannavaro (C) shows the envelope with the name of the winner, Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi of the FIFA Ballon d'Or award from FIFA President Joseph Blatter (R) during the FIFA Ballon d'Or awards ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on January 7, 2013. AFP PHOTO / OLIVIER MORIN
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Fabio Cannavaro of Italy presents the World Cup trophy prior to the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Final match between Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City Stadium on July 11, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Fabio Cannavaro, captain of Italy, leaves the field dejected after being knocked out of the competition by Slovakia during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group F match between Slovakia and Italy at Ellis Park Stadium on June 24, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Fabio Cannavaro poses during a Global Legends Series portrait session at the Swissotel on December 5, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Fabio Cannavaro of Italy shows his dejection as he walks up the stairs to the dressing room after the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group F match between Italy and New Zealand at the Mbombela Stadium on June 20, 2010 in Nelspruit, South Africa.
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Fabio Cannavaro attends the press conference announcing him to replace Marcello Lippi as the head coach at Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club on November 5, 2014 in Guangzhou, China.
Liu Yongzhuo, Chairman of Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club, Fabio Cannavaro and Marcello Lippi pose with Fabio Cannavaro's Letter of Appointment for a photograph during the press conference announcing Fabio Cannavaro to replace Marcello Lippi as the head coach at Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club on November 5, 2014 in Guangzhou, China.