Steven Gerrard from Liverpool FC is one of the player with the number 8 on the back. That's all I knew.
If you are asking about American Football, that would be none other than Archie Manning for the New Orleans Saints. 1971-1982. That number is now retired.
has worn #8 at Tennessee football
Alex Ovechkin (Washington Capitals).
Most commonly midfielders were the number 8 shirt however some times strikers will were it.
Mark Recchi wore it when he played for Philly
Bo Jackson was an American football and baseball player. His jersey number was the number 8 when he played for the Chicago White Sox.