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The Best Current Soccer Players

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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!
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  1. 1
    + 27,004
    - 11,108

    the people's #1 & most listed
    Forward

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  2. 2
    + 22,906
    - 11,637


    Forward, Midfielder

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  3. 3
    + 18,818
    - 7,053


    Forward

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  4. 4
    + 13,395
    - 6,470


    Forward

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  5. 5
    + 10,938
    - 5,838


    Goalkeeper

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  6. 6
    + 10,114
    - 5,172


    Winger, Forward, Midfielder

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  7. 7
    + 9,643
    - 4,891


    Midfielder

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  8. 8
    + 9,887
    - 5,590


    Forward, Midfielder

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  9. 9
    + 9,328
    - 7,010

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Winger, Forward, Midfielder

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  10. 10
    + 7,745
    - 3,610


    Forward

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  11. 11
    + 6,246
    - 2,764


    Forward

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  12. 12
    + 7,589
    - 4,835

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

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  13. 13
    + 7,023
    - 3,503


    Forward, Midfielder

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  14. 14
    + 8,108
    - 4,152


    Midfielder

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  15. 15
    + 6,109
    - 2,746

    added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

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  16. 16
    + 3,855
    - 1,412

    ranked low on reranks & added by beernbugs
    Midfielder

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  17. 17
    + 5,701
    - 3,020


    Midfielder

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  18. 18
    + 4,481
    - 2,392


    Forward, Midfielder

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  19. 19
    + 4,819
    - 3,737

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Defender

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  20. 20
    + 4,142
    - 1,961


    Defender, Midfielder

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  21. 21
    + 5,597
    - 3,715


    Forward

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  22. 22
    + 5,165
    - 4,686

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Playmaker, Midfielder

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  23. 23
    + 5,412
    - 3,029


    Midfielder

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  24. 24
    + 3,775
    - 1,277

    ranked low on reranks
    Forward

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  25. 25
    + 4,017
    - 3,000

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

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  26. 26
    + 5,621
    - 2,398

    ranked low on reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

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  27. 27
    + 4,833
    - 3,817

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward, Midfielder

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  28. 28
    + 3,420
    - 1,777

    added by Mendrick6181
    Midfielder

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  29. 29
    + 3,871
    - 1,995

    added by joel joliyan
    Defender, Midfielder

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  30. 30
    + 3,194
    - 1,802


    Forward, Midfielder

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  31. 31
    + 3,461
    - 2,847

    added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

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  32. 32
    + 4,155
    - 3,009


    Midfielder

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  33. 33
    + 2,668
    - 1,714


    Midfielder

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  34. 34
    + 4,726
    - 3,867

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Forward

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  35. 35
    + 2,815
    - 1,617


    Defender, Midfielder

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  36. 36
    + 2,865
    - 1,490

    added by joel joliyan
    Defender

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  37. 37
    + 2,228
    - 1,426

    added by wiabux
    Goalkeeper

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  38. 38
    + 1,338
    - 605

    added by scruffenstein
    Goalkeeper

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  39. 39
    + 1,750
    - 895


    Forward

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  40. 40
    + 1,513
    - 1,053

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Midfielder

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  41. 41
    + 2,385
    - 1,216

    added by wiabux
    Midfielder

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  42. 42
    + 2,193
    - 1,550

    added by joel joliyan
    Goalkeeper

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  43. 43
    + 2,028
    - 1,255


    Defender, Midfielder

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  44. 44
    + 1,853
    - 1,003


    Defender

    ;
  45. 45
    + 2,765
    - 2,163


    Goalkeeper

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  46. 46
    + 1,651
    - 1,009


    Midfielder

    ;
  47. 47
    + 2,234
    - 1,942

    added by joel joliyan
    Midfielder

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  48. 48
    + 1,400
    - 806

    added by wiabux
    Defender, Midfielder

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  49. 49
    + 1,879
    - 1,482

    added by MichaelNedergaard
    Forward, Midfielder

    ;
  50. 50
    + 2,611
    - 2,088


    Midfielder

    ;
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