"Michael Ballack" is a retired German Association football/footballer. He is among the List of Germany international footballers/top goal scorers in the history of the German national team. Ballack wore the number 13 shirt for every team he has played for except for 1. FC Kaiserslautern/Kaiserslautern. He was selected by Pelé as one of FIFA 100/FIFA's 125 Greatest Living Players, and as the UEFA Champions League Best Midfielder/UEFA Club Midfielder of the Year in 2002. He won the German Footballer of the Year award three times – in 2002, 2003 and 2005. Ballack was known for his passing range, powerful shot, physical strength and commanding presence in midfield.More Michael Ballack on Wikipedia.