There have been many to wear the number 3. Most of them are left backs. Some include Ashley Cole of Chelsea, Roberto Carlos of Real Madrid, Lucio of Bayern Muenchen, Steve Finnan of Liverpool, Paolo Maldini of AC Milan, Thiago Motta of FC Barcelona, and Denis Irwin
Tobin Heath, andAlex Morgan was 17 before Tobin. Indi Cowie, Yael Averbuch, and Lori Chalupny all wore 17 for UNC
Pele for Brazil
Two players to wear the famous 14 number jersey are Theo walcott and Thierry Henry.