Footballer spend a lot of time together, travelling in hotels and together at club dinners.
As they spend a lot of time together they develop bonds and some are much more than others. While some show their affection from the social media, other do so by holidaying and partying with their best mates.
Here are 6 sets of footballers who have become best friends in recent times;
1. Dele Alli and Eric Dier
The most obvious bromance in football today. The duo use social media to share their bromance and even teammtes admit they are too close to seperate.
2. Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard
The pair have plenty in common after working their way through the ranks at Old Trafford to become important members of Jose Mourinho's squad, while they have also made their international debuts this year.
3. Philippe Coutinho, Firmino, Sadio Mane
The trio have been in good form this season, leading Liverpool to the top of the Premier League table this season after eleven round of games played. The trio even have their dance to celebrate goals.
4. Romelu Lukaku and Yannick Bolasie
They might have been in Everton together for three months but the duo have been close pals. Their parent both played for Zaire (now Congo) which might be one of the reasons why they are close. According to the Daily Mail, they have their own language to bamboozle defenders.
5. Benik Afobe and Jack Wilsehere
Both grew up at the Arsenal academy together. Afobe is a striker for Bourenmouth now where Jack Wilshere plays on loan from Arsenal as a midfielder.
6. Steven Gerrard and Xabi Alonso
Their bromance was developed while they all played at Liverpool. The duo admitted numerous times that they were best friends on and off the pitch even after Alonso left for Real Madrid in 2009.
*Special mention: Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi, Mathieu Flamini and Mesut Ozil