The 2014 FIFA World Cup fever has officially began, and we have the hots for these players both on and off the field.
These hunks are living up to the high standards set by the one and only David Beckham. It's no secret that soccer players are some of the best looking professional athletes, and their frames are made for designer clothing and underwear. We've seen plenty of photos of them in their official uniforms, now here is our chance to admire them off the field.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
Fun fact: Named after former U.S. President, Ronald Reagan.Age: 29Height: 6'1''Forward, PortugalPlays for Spanish club Real Madrid
2. Gerard Pique
Fun fact: His girlfriend is the mega pop-star Shakira.Age: 27Height: 6'4''Defender, SpainPlays for Spanish club FC Barcelona
3. Olivier Giroud
Fun fact: A style icon in his country, sometimes called 'the French Beckham.'Age: 27Height: 6'4''Forward, FrancePlays for English club Arsenal
4. Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
Fun fact: The only Brazilian athlete to ever grace the cover of Time magazine.
Age: 22Height: 5'9''Forward, BrazilPlays for Spanish club FC Barcelona
5. Jan Vertonghen
Fun Fact: He was a member of Belgium's 2008 Olympic squad in Beijing.Age: 27Height: 6'2''Defender, BelgiumPlays as a defender for English club Tottenham Hotspur
6. Lukas Podolski
Fun fact: He is famous for his quote that ''football is like chess, only without the dice.''Age: 29Height 6'0''Forward, GermanyPlays for Premier League club Arsenal
7. James Troisi
Fun fact: Playing in the World Cup is his childhood dream come true.Age: 25Height: 5'11''Midfielder, AustraliaPlays for Italian club Atalanta.
8. Mathew Ryan
Fun fact: Known to his fans as Maty.Age: 22v
Goal Keeper, AustraliaPlays for Australian Club Brugge
9. Fernando Gago
Fun fact: His nickname is El Pintita (''the little one trying to look good'').Age: 28Height: 5'9''Midfielder, ArgentinaPlays for Argentine club Boca Juniors
10. Joe Hart
Goalkeeper, EnglandPlays for England club Manchester CityHeight: 6'5''Age: 27Fun fact: Always has face moisturizer, deodorant, fragrance and hair product in his dressing room.
11. Oscar dos Santos Emboaba Júnior
Fun fact: Is married to his childhood sweetheart.Age: 22Height 5'11''Midfielder, BrazilPlays for Premier League club Chelsea
12. Andrea Pirlo
Fun fact: Loves the cinema, and his favorite director is Woody Allen.Age: 35Height 5'10''Midfielder, ItalyPlays for Italian club Juventus
13. Lionel Messi
Fun Fact: Goodwill ambassador for UNICEF.Age: 26Height: 5'7''Forward, ArgentinaPlays for Spanish club FC Barcelona
14. Didier Drogba
Fun fact: Played a key role in bringing peace to his country.Age: 36Height: 6'2''Forward, Ivory CoastPlays for Turkish club Galatasaray
15. Aleksandr Kerzhakov
Fun fact: Was the torchbearer in the Sochi 2014 OlympicsAge: 31Height: 5'9''Forward, RussiaPlays for Russian club Zenit
16. Wesley Sneijder
Fun fact: Comes from a family of soccer players, his father and older brother were players and his younger brother still plays for a team.Age: 30Height: 5'7''Midfielder, NetherlandsPlays for Turkish club Galatasaray
17. Gabriel Achilier
Fun fact: Can play several different positions on the soccer field.Age: 29Height: 5'11''Defender, EcuadorPlays for Ecuadorian club Emelec
18. Juan Mata
Fun fact: Calls his mom before each game.Age: 26Height: 5'7''Midfielder, SpainPlays for English club Manchester United
19. Keisuke Honda
Fun fact: Given the nickname 'Emperor Keisuke' for his stylish displays on the field.Age: 27Height 6'0''Midfielder, JapanPlays for Milan club Serie A
20. Graham Zusi
Fun Fact: His college major was Criminology and he might have entered the CIA if he hadn't pursued a soccer career.
Plays for Sporting Kansas City
21. Aleksander Kokorin
Fun fact: Prefers to play with his right foot, joining 107 other forwards playing in the World Cup.
Play for Russian club FC Dynamo Moscow
22. Granit Xhaka
Fun Fact: Know among his teammates as "young Einstein" because of his love for science.
Plays for German club Borussia Monchengladbach
23. Claudio Marchisio
Fun fact: He was voted Juventus’ Player of the Year in 2009.
Plays for Italian club Juventus, F.C.
24. Asmir Begovi?
Fun Fact: Is fluent in 4 languages: Bosnian, German, English and French.
Goalkeeper, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Plays for English club Stoke City
25. Edinson Cavani
Fun fact: Referred to as “El Matador” on the playing field, which translates to bullfighter.
Plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain F.C.
26. Sergio Ramos
Fun Fact: One of his passions off the field is bullfighting.
Plays for Spanish club Real Madrid