Apart from seeing them play on the pitch, many people don't know the pets of their favourite football stars.
The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Neymar, Harry Kane, and Alexis Sanchez are dog lovers.
Cristiano Ronaldo owns dogs, the same as Lionel Messi, who always flaunts his pets on Social Media.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
The Portuguese legend owns three dogs, named Bobby Moore, Marosca and Abelhinha
Ronaldo is also an animal rights activist who once helped save a struggling dog by raising money for 80 dogs.
2. Lionel Messi
The PSG superstar is a lover of dogs, and he owns two dogs, one of which is a Dogue de Bordeaux breed dog named Senor Hulk.
The breed is known for its size and strength, and they can be used as guard dogs as well as for work.
The PSG star does not hide his love for dogs; he is a proud owner of three namely, Poker, Truco, and Flush,
Former Real Madrid defender Marcelo loves dogs, and he currently owns five fearsome ones of different breeds.
5. Kai Havertz: The Chelsea star is fond of his dogs, always posting them on social media.
It is unclear how many he has in his care, but he is a known admirer of canines.
6. Mario Balotelli
The controversial Italian striker is a passionate dogs lover.
While in England, he volunteered for Manchester Dogs' home to walk their dogs.
He owns two dogs named Stevie and G.
7. Harry Kane
Harry Kane owns two dogs named Brady and Wilsom. They even helped him to announce his wife's pregnancy.
8. James Rodriguez
The former Real Madrid midfielder doesn't joke with his dogs as he owns a Golden Retriever and a large Samoyed.
9. Alexis Sanchez
The Marseille star is hugely popular for his passion for dogs; he owns two named Atom and Humber.
The two dogs are quite famous and they have their own Instagram accounts.
Arsenal fans created a banner for Atom and Humber when Sanchez was still at the Emirates Stadium.
The dogs also appear in an advertising campaign for a dog food company in Chile.
10. Mezut Ozil
Mezut Ozil owns a pug called Rocky Balbao.