475,284 votes 43,390 voters 643,882 views 300 items tags f p @

The Best Current Soccer Players

List Criteria: Soccer / football / futbol players currently playing

The best current soccer players are those top football players in the game right now. These talented soccer stars are leading their respective teams to championships, winning numerous awards and are the favorite of fans around the world. If you were building the ultimate soccer dream team and had your selection of the elite players of today, these guys should be your top picks.

Unsurprisingly, these top current soccer players are also many of the top-paid professional soccer players in the world today. The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi sit high atop both lists with each earning tens of millions of dollars annually in combined income between their soccer salaries and their numerous product endorsements.

These players, like Robin van Persie, Gareth Bale, and Andres Iniesta, are playing the best football of their careers. They are peaking in the sport and see little signs of stopping anytime soon.

Which soccer players are impressing you right now? Who do you think are the best current football players? Vote for your favorites, add those not listed or re-rank this list of the best current soccer players below. The players in the top 10 can be considered the most popular players in the world. When you're done, head over and rank the best soccer players of all time too!

The Best Current Soccer Players Football Players (Soccer)
  • 122 ReRanks
    • Women
    • Men
    • Age
    • Region
  • 2 See list ranked by
Z
G Options
B Comments
& Embed
2rerank list
  1. 1
    + 20147
    - 8432

    the people's #1 & most listed
    Forward

    ;
  2. 2
    + 17047
    - 8920


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  3. 3
    + 14250
    - 5326


    Forward

    ;
  4. 4
    + 9930
    - 4800


    Forward

    ;
  5. 5
    + 8021
    - 4217


    Goalkeeper

    ;
  6. 6
    + 7738
    - 5699

    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks
    Winger, Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  7. 7
    + 7633
    - 3851


    Winger, Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  8. 8
    + 7533
    - 3875


    Midfielder

    ;
  9. 9
    + 7608
    - 4663


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  10. 10
    + 5433
    - 2500


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  11. 11
    + 6083
    - 2702


    Forward

    ;
  12. 12
    + 6747
    - 3132


    Midfielder

    ;
  13. 13
    + 5993
    - 3931


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  14. 14
    + 4428
    - 2115


    Forward

    ;
  15. 15
    + 4682
    - 1999

    added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

    ;
  16. 16
    + 3512
    - 1776


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  17. 17
    + 4413
    - 3876

    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks
    Playmaker, Midfielder

    ;
  18. 18
    + 4034
    - 3076


    Defender

    ;
  19. 19
    + 4295
    - 2454


    Midfielder

    ;
  20. 20
    + 4605
    - 2899


    Forward

    ;
  21. 21
    + 4455
    - 2430


    Midfielder

    ;
  22. 22
    + 3244
    - 1441


    Defender, Midfielder

    ;
  23. 23
    + 3424
    - 2455

    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  24. 24
    + 4146
    - 3229

    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  25. 25
    + 2825
    - 867

    ranked low on reranks
    Forward

    ;
  26. 26
    + 2517
    - 951

    added by beernbugs
    Midfielder

    ;
  27. 27
    + 4508
    - 1905


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  28. 28
    + 3114
    - 1603

    added by joel joliyan
    Defender, Midfielder

    ;
  29. 29
    + 2988
    - 2378

    often listed & added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

    ;
  30. 30
    + 3580
    - 2592


    Midfielder

    ;
  31. 31
    + 2710
    - 1409

    added by Mendrick6181
    Midfielder

    ;
  32. 32
    + 4182
    - 3386

    often listed & Ranked High on Reranks
    Forward

    ;
  33. 33
    + 2611
    - 1437


    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  34. 34
    + 2076
    - 1364


    Midfielder

    ;
  35. 35
    + 2308
    - 1237


    Defender, Midfielder

    ;
  36. 36
    + 1799
    - 1067

    added by wiabux
    Goalkeeper

    ;
  37. 37
    + 775
    - 311

    added by scruffenstein
    Goalkeeper

    ;
  38. 38
    + 2234
    - 1227

    added by joel joliyan
    Defender

    ;
  39. 39
    + 2290
    - 1840


    Goalkeeper

    ;
  40. 40
    + 1937
    - 864

    added by wiabux
    Midfielder

    ;
  41. 41
    + 2198
    - 1754


    Midfielder

    ;
  42. 42
    + 1620
    - 919


    Defender, Midfielder

    ;
  43. 43
    + 1566
    - 1107

    added by MichaelNedergaard
    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  44. 44
    + 1294
    - 701


    Midfielder

    ;
  45. 45
    + 2276
    - 1720


    Midfielder

    ;
  46. 46
    + 1885
    - 1632

    added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

    ;
  47. 47
    + 1388
    - 723


    Defender

    ;
  48. 48
    + 1691
    - 1307

    added by joel joliyan
    Goalkeeper

    ;
  49. 49
    + 1647
    - 1534


    Forward

    ;
  50. 50
    + 1280
    - 1000

    added by wiabux
    Defender, Midfielder

    ;
301 +

Something missing? Add it!

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