The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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List Criteria: Soccer players born in Hungary or played for the Hungarian national team.

Who comes to mind when you think of the best Hungarian soccer players of all time? For many soccer fans, famous footballers such as Ferenc Puskás and Flórián Albert are in the top ten. In order to see which Hungarian footballers truly stand out, fans such as yourself have voted on who they think are the best of all time. It can be a pitched battle, as there have been many top footballers from Hungary.

The list below is formatted so that the soccer players with the most votes are at the top of the list. Short biographies, photos, and details such as positions played are included when available. If you're searching for a particular famous Hungarian soccer player you can use the search box to find what you're looking for. So, if you've ever wondered whether one Hungarian footballer was better than another, this list answers that question.


So who qualifies to be in the running for the best soccer players from Hungary? The player must either be Hungarian born or have played for the Hungarian national soccer team. So players such as Tibor Vigh, who was Hungarian-born but played in Canadian associate football and the Canadian national team, are eligible. Other top players you'll see on this list include Lajos Czeizler, Csaba Csizmadia, and more. Add any Hungarian soccer player you don't see on this list but feel should be considered.

This list should answer any questions about who are the best Hungarian soccer players of all time, once and for all. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of the best Hungarian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy learning about.
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    Sándor Kocsis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


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    Forward

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    Gyorgi Sarosi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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    Gyorgi Sarosi Midfielder

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    Forward

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    Gábor Király is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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    Gábor Király Goalkeeper

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    Szabolcs Huszti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


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    Béla Illés is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


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    Tibor Vigh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Tibor Vigh

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    Forward

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    Forward

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    György Garics is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    György Garics Defender, Midfielder

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    Tamás Hajnal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Tamás Hajnal Midfielder

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    Zoltán Végh is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Zoltán Végh Goalkeeper

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    László Bodnár is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    László Bodnár Defender

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    Alfréd Schaffer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Alfréd Schaffer

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    László Zsidai is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    László Zsidai Midfielder

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    Zoltán Pollák is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Zoltán Pollák Defender, Midfielder

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    Goalkeeper

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    Péter Kurucz is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Péter Kurucz Goalkeeper

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    Lajos Czeizler is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked


    Lajos Czeizler

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