The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

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List Criteria: They must have played professional soccer in the 90s and are only ranked by how good they played in that era.

Who are the best soccer players of the ‘90s? Soccer is an beloved world sport with international stars such as Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane, and Paolo Maldini. Even if you don’t follow the sport, you may have heard of these top soccer players of the ‘90s. But who do you think is the best soccer player between the years of 1990 to 2000?

If you enjoy watching soccer, then you definitely need to check out highlight reels and replays of some of these top players. Even though some of them may be off the field now, the players on this list represent the best of that era. In fact, some of them could probably still beat active roster players on the field right now.

Who do you think is the best soccer player from that era? Vote up the ones you think deserve that top distinction or add player you think should be in contention for being amongst the best soccer players of the ‘90s.

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    Defender

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    Forward

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    the people's #1 & often listed
    Defender, Forward, Midfielder

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    often listed & added by Andrea Pillerè
    Midfielder

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    Goalkeeper

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    Forward

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  12. 12
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    Forward, Midfielder

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    Forward

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  15. 15
    + 317
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    often listed
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  16. 16
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    Forward

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward

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    Forward

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    Forward, Midfielder

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    Forward, Midfielder

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    Forward, Midfielder

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Defender

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    Goalkeeper

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    Forward, Midfielder

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    Midfielder

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward

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    Midfielder

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    - 339

    often listed & added by kukkola
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    - 658


    Forward

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    Midfielder

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    - 669


    Forward, Midfielder

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    Forward, Midfielder

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    Forward

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    often listed
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    Defender, Sweeper, Midfielder

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    - 137


    Goalkeeper

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    Goalkeeper

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    + 310
    - 674

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    Midfielder

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    + 95
    - 342

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Midfielder

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    + 107
    - 248

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Midfielder

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  46. 46
    + 672
    - 586
    No image

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  47. 47
    + 97
    - 286

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward

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  48. 48
    + 662
    - 578

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  49. 49
    + 651
    - 571
    No image


    Forward, Midfielder

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    + 648
    - 570
    No image


    Midfielder

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