Ryan Giggs, like fellow Laureus Academy Member Sir Bobby Charlton is a one-club man, having played from Manchester United from 1990 to 2014. Giggs made 693 appearances for the club and won more honours than any other player in United’s illustrious history.
Giggs also represented Wales at national team level 64 times between 1991 and 2007 and captained Great Britain team that competed at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Since retiring from the game, Giggs had a spell as assistant manager at Manchester United and was appointed the Wales national team manager in 2018.
He was named as a Laureus Academy member in 2018.