Father and son

Father's Day: From the Schmeichels to the Wrights - here's football's finest father-son combinations

There's something rather endearing about seeing a son follow in their father's footballing footsteps, and there's been some excellent examples of this over the years.

Here's some of football's finest father-son combinations, who've both managed to live the dream and flourish on the field...

Zinedine Zidane - World Cup winner, multiple domestic and European titles'Luca Zidane - Current third choice goalkeeper at Real Madrid

9. The Zidanes

Zinedine Zidane - World Cup winner, multiple domestic and European titles'Luca Zidane - Current third choice goalkeeper at Real Madrid
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Archie Gemmill - Three First Division titles (Derby County x2 & Nottingham Forest x1)'Scott Gemmill - First Division winner 1997/98 (Nottingham Forest)

10. The Gemmills

Archie Gemmill - Three First Division titles (Derby County x2 & Nottingham Forest x1)'Scott Gemmill - First Division winner 1997/98 (Nottingham Forest)
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Rob Lee - First Division winner 1992/93 (Newcastle United)'Elliot Lee - League One title 2018/19 (Luton Town)'Olly Lee - Stars for Heart of Midlothian

11. The Lees

Rob Lee - First Division winner 1992/93 (Newcastle United)'Elliot Lee - League One title 2018/19 (Luton Town)'Olly Lee - Stars for Heart of Midlothian
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Ian Wright - Premier League winner 1997/98 (Arsenal)'Shaun Wright-Phillips - Premier League winner 2005/06 (Chelsea)'Bradley Wright-Phillips - League One winner 2011/12 (Charlton)

12. The Wrights

Ian Wright - Premier League winner 1997/98 (Arsenal)'Shaun Wright-Phillips - Premier League winner 2005/06 (Chelsea)'Bradley Wright-Phillips - League One winner 2011/12 (Charlton)
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