While everyone comes to football in different ways, it is most often a family sport, passed down from one generation to the next. So it’s no surprise that famous footballers have kids who are just as passionate about the sport. These famous football sons proved to be better than their fathers.

Many famous soccer players have children who try to follow in their footsteps and most of them never pan out. The children of Pele, Diego Maradona, Johan Cruijff, Franz Beckenbauer and more never amounted to anything.

But these famous football sons didn’t just become successful players at the professional level