Patrice Evra and Ashley Cole wear number 3 jerseys.
Baseball players wear numbers on their jerseys so they can be identified.At all levels of baseball, players have numbers on their jerseys so fans, sports reporter and baseball officials can see who they are by the number they wear. Many MLB teams also have their last names on their jerseys as well, but not, for example the NY Yankees.
The number is normally associated with the players playing position
The jersey were of the club colors, but F.i.f.A made the rule in the Euro 1988 That all the jerseys must have the players name and number. Not just the number only.
The New York Yankees started putting numbers on the back of there player's jerseys in the 1920s so that fans can easily identify the players' name by referring to a scorecard that identified the players. Soon, all teams started putting numbers on their players' jerseys. Names didn't come on the players' jerseys until much later.
There are no famous female soccer players.
Famous players wore the number 46 jersey because the number identified the player that was most liked. the 46 number was associated with players like Jackie Robinson.
there could be baseball players that are number 45 and soccer players that are number 45 and football players that are number 45.
players with the number 16 are Micheal carrick (man utd), sergio buesquets (Barcelona), Jermaine beckford (everton), James mcfadden (Birmingham) and Luis suarez (AFC Ajax)
The most famous strikers wore number 10 jerseys like Platini, maradona, Pele, , Gullit Rooney, Haggi, Ronoldhino, Messi.