6,805 votes 716 voters 16,046 views 57 items tags f p @

Top Soccer Players of 2012

List Criteria: Please rank the players based only on their 2012 season

The top soccer players of 2012 are the leading scorers and fieldsmen who will see the most success in the 2012 season. While it's easy to argue about how to select which footie player is the best, each of the stars below all strive to lead their respective teams to league titles and cup championships. Think one soccer player is better than the bunch? Want to add one not listed or re-rank this list your way? Do all of that and more below!

If you judge soccer players by their 2012 stats, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi easily rank among the top. All set scoring records led their leagues in statistical categories and, in the past, have led their team to Cup victories. It's safe to say that these leaders are nearly guaranteed to go down as some of the best players of all time.

Top Soccer Players of 2012 Football Players (Soccer)
  • 14 ReRanks
    • Region
  • 2 See list ranked by
Z
G Options
B Comments
& Embed
2rerank list
  1. 1
    + 316
    - 156
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
    • Nationality: Argentina, Spain
  2. 2
    + 226
    - 138
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Fuentealbilla, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain
  3. 3
    + 259
    - 204
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Santo António, Portugal
    • Nationality: Portugal
  4. 4
    + 192
    - 151
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Terrassa, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain
  5. 5
    + 172
    - 126
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Croxteth, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
  6. 6
    + 186
    - 128
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • Nationality: Netherlands
  7. 7
    + 149
    - 100
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazil
  8. 8
    + 124
    - 65
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Quilmes, Argentina
    • Nationality: Argentina
  9. 9
    + 130
    - 78
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
    • Nationality: Turkey, Germany
  10. 10
    + 138
    - 112
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
    • Nationality: France, Côte d’Ivoire
  11. 11
    + 115
    - 90

    Kaka

    Ranker Video v
  12. 12
    + 78
    - 37

    GONZALO HIGUAIN Added by: jackklugman

    f t p @ X
    z
  13. 13
    + 104
    - 96
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Langreo, Tuilla, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain
  14. 14
    + 93
    - 82
    Ranker Video v
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Whiston, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: United Kingdom, England
  15. 15
    + 110
    - 71
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Villafranca Montes de Oca, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain
  16. 16
    + 106
    - 68
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Arguineguín, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain
  17. 17
    + 89
    - 59
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward
    • Birthplace: Malmö Municipality, Sweden
    • Nationality: Sweden
  18. 18
    + 70
    - 45
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Winger, Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Salto, Uruguay
    • Nationality: Uruguay
  19. 19
    + 51
    - 25
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
    • Nationality: France
  20. 20
    + 91
    - 68
    f t p @ X
    z
    more ABOUT
    • Position: Forward, Midfielder
    • Birthplace: Porto Alegre, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazil, Spain
58 +

Something missing? Add it!

items 1 - 20 of 57

L List Options 2 Rerank List B Comments & Embed z Share Next List >