football players (soccer) Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

13k votes 8.2k views 112 items Embed

List Rules Upvote the greatest players in Man United history

Whenever you think of soccer, the first team that's likely to come to mind is Manchester United. The club is by far and away the most popular team in the entire world, with a whopping 10 percent of the world's population considering themselves United fans. Founded in 1878, Manchester United is one of the most decorated clubs in all of sport. They've won countless trophies over the years, both domestically and on the European front. That said, they've sported some of the strongest squads and fielded some of the best players to ever wear cleats. Whenever someone players for Manchester Untied, they become instantly popular, but the guys listed here are some of the greatest Red Devils in history. 

Who are the greatest Manchester United players of all time? Any list has to start with George Best and Sir Bobby Charlton. These are two of the most iconic players in club history, and in the case of Best, his incomparable talent dazzled the old First Division like few could. In the Premier League era, players that contributed to United's dominance include legends like David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo. Before Sir Alex Ferguson retired, these players helped contribute to United's 13 league titles under the legendary coach's watch.

This is the list of the best Manchester United players of all time. If you notice someone is missing from this list, feel free to add them. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think is the greatest Red Devils ever.

1
+ - 395 122
George Best is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
George Best Midfielder

The Best Soccer Players of All Time The Top Country Artists of All Time

2
+ - 344 113
Eric Cantona is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Eric Cantona Forward, Midfielder

3
+ - 479 160
Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Cristiano Ronaldo Forward, Midfielder

4
+ - 399 119
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Ryan Giggs Forward, Midfielder

5
+ - 360 104
Paul Scholes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Paul Scholes Midfielder

6
+ - 304 92
Bobby Charlton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Bobby Charlton Forward, Midfielder

7
+ - 297 101
Peter Schmeichel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Peter Schmeichel Goalkeeper

8
+ - 361 127
Wayne Rooney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Wayne Rooney Forward

9
+ - 283 103
Roy Keane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Roy Keane Midfielder

10
+ - 321 93
David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
David Beckham Midfielder

11
+ - 229 72
Ruud van Nistelrooy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

12
+ - 211 68
Edwin van der Sar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Edwin van der Sar Goalkeeper

13
+ - 206 74
Nemanja Vidić is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Nemanja Vidić Defender

14
+ - 199 75
Rio Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Rio Ferdinand Defender

15
+ - 203 87
Denis Law is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Denis Law Forward

The Sexiest Female Soccer Players The Creepiest Sports Mascots

16
+ - 163 71
Ole Gunnar Solskjær is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Ole Gunnar Solskjær Forward, Midfielder

17
+ - 189 85
Bryan Robson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Bryan Robson Midfielder

18
+ - 161 67
Gary Neville is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Gary Neville Defender

19
+ - 114 37
David de Gea is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
David de Gea Goalkeeper

20
+ - 132 64
Duncan Edwards is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Duncan Edwards Wing half, Midfielder

21
+ - 137 66
Jaap Stam is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Jaap Stam Defender

22
+ - 124 71
Andy Cole is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andy Cole

23
+ - 114 61
Denis Irwin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Denis Irwin Defender

24
+ - 116 61
Patrice Evra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Patrice Evra Defender, Midfielder

25
+ - 71 23
Zlatan Ibrahimović is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

26
+ - 144 77
Robin van Persie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

27
+ - 103 60
Dwight Yorke is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Dwight Yorke Forward, Midfielder

28
+ - 95 56
Mark Hughes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Mark Hughes Forward

29
+ - 64 27
Michael Carrick is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Michael Carrick Midfielder

The Best Soccer Players of the '90s Things That Only the Youngest Child Will Understand

30
+ - 89 54
Teddy Sheringham is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

31
+ - 49 31
Juan Mata is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Juan Mata Forward, Midfielder

32
+ - 67 51
Nobby Stiles is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Nobby Stiles Midfielder

33
+ - 68 52
Steve Bruce is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Steve Bruce Defender

34
+ - 53 43
Paul McGrath is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Paul McGrath Defender

35
+ - 69 56
Roger Byrne is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Roger Byrne Defender

36
+ - 52 40
Norman Whiteside is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Norman Whiteside Forward, Midfielder

37
+ - 59 54
Paul Ince is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Paul Ince Midfielder

38
+ - 37 26
Javier Hernández Balcázar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

39
+ - 40 29
Anthony Martial is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

40
+ - 60 57
Gary Pallister is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Gary Pallister Defender

41
+ - 34 28
Phil Neville is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Phil Neville Defender, Midfielder

42
+ - 39 29
Paul Pogba is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Paul Pogba Midfielder

43
+ - 109 87
Carlos Tevez is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Carlos Tevez Forward

Coolest Soccer Players The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

44
+ - 37 27
Ander Herrera is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Ander Herrera Midfielder

45
+ - 34 23
Antonio Valencia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Antonio Valencia Forward, Midfielder

46
+ - 31 21
Park Ji-Sung is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Park Ji-Sung Midfielder

47
+ - 22 12
Marcus Rashford is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Marcus Rashford

48
+ - 54 47
Bill Foulkes is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Bill Foulkes Defender

49
+ - 49 42
Dennis Viollet is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Dennis Viollet Forward, Inside forward

50
+ - 78 80
Michael Owen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Michael Owen Forward