Career We Go and PUNDIT are teaming up to give you the greatest football trivia quiz out there. The player for August 30 is the one and only Martin Palermo. Read about him right here.
Martín Palermo is the stuff of legends, he played for Boca Juniors and the Argentina national team while also being an absolute beast in Championship Manager. A prolific goalscorer, he is Boca Junior's all time top goal scorer with 236 goals, and is placed 7th among all-time Primera Division top scorers with 227 goals in 408 matches.
With the Argentina national football team, Palermo played fifteen matches and scored nine goals. He is in the Guinness Book of World Records for missing three penalties for Argentina in a single international match against Colombia in the 1999 Copa America; the first penalty rebounded off the crossbar; the second penalty went over; the third was saved by the Colombian goalkeeper, Miguel Calero.