The only person to have played both World Cup Football and World Cup Cricket is Viv Richards - Antigua at football and West Indies at cricket.
west indies(both 1975 and 1979)
Jack Sharp and Harry Makepeace played for England football and cricket, and at club level Everton and Lancashire
Mostly its football hockey is also played and in United Kingdom they play both football and cricket
It was Sir Vivian Isaac Richards.
The great West Indian Sir Vivian Isaac Richards played both Football as well as cricket for his country.
Sir Vivian Richards. He has played world cup qualifying matches in soccer for ANTIGUA and also played and captained WEST INDIES in Cricket.
Ian Botham Dennis Law Sir Ian Botham has never played international football for Scotland.... Denis Law never played cricket for England Andy Goram played both football and cricket for Scotland but never cricket for England. He also played football in England for Oldham Athletic, Notts County, Sheffield Utd, Coventry City and played 2 games for Manchester Utd in 2001 whilst on loan
It is the great Vivian Isaac Richards.