Soccer The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked  

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Which of the best Polish soccer players of all time would you pick for your fantasy Poland national team draft? You would have to include legends such as Robert Lewandowski and Zbigniew Boniek, right? They played in different eras but remain highly regarded as being among the best footballers from Poland of all time. And while the Polish national team has yet to win a UEFA European Championship, they did get the gold in the 1972 Olympic Games. So who is the best Polish Soccer player? See what fans think in this ranking of the top footballers from Poland.

To qualify for this list, the player must be born in Poland or have played on the Poland national team. To help you put faces to the names, photos have been included when available. You can also click on players’ names to get additional details such as positions played and a short biography. If you’re looking for your favorite Polish soccer player to see where they rank according to fans, use the search function at the top of the list.

Some of these players aren’t just the best from Poland, but also rank among the best soccer players ever, so you’ll see both retired players and new players on this list. One new player to watch out for in the coming years is Kacper Łazaj, who made his debut at the age of 17. So while he isn’t a veteran like Sebastian Małkowski, he has tons of potential.

So if you’ve ever wondered who are the best Polish footballers currently playing or who is the greatest Polish soccer player of all time, this list has you covered. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Polish soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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Robert Lewandowski is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Zbigniew Boniek is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Zbigniew Boniek Forward, Midfielder

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Kazimierz Deyna is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Kazimierz Deyna Forward, Midfielder

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Jakub Błaszczykowski is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Łukasz Piszczek is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Łukasz Piszczek Defender, Forward, Midfielder

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Grzegorz Lato is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Grzegorz Lato Forward

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Włodzimierz Lubański is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Arkadiusz Milik is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Arkadiusz Milik Forward

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Jerzy Dudek is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Jerzy Dudek Goalkeeper

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Grzegorz Krychowiak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Grzegorz Krychowiak Midfielder

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Kamil Glik is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Kamil Glik Defender

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Andrzej Szarmach is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Ernst Wilimowski is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Włodzimierz Smolarek is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Artur Boruc is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Artur Boruc Goalkeeper

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Łukasz Fabiański is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Łukasz Fabiański Goalkeeper

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Wojciech Szczęsny is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Wojciech Szczęsny Goalkeeper

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Jan Tomaszewski is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Jan Tomaszewski Goalkeeper

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Gerard Cieślik is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Robert Gadocha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Robert Gadocha Forward, Midfielder

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Ernest Pohl is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Krzysztof Warzycha is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Lukas Podolski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Lukas Podolski Forward, Midfielder

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Jerzy Gorgoń is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Jerzy Gorgoń Defender

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Euzebiusz Smolarek is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Euzebiusz Smolarek Forward, Midfielder

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Marek Citko is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Marek Citko Midfielder

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Henryk Kasperczak is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Henryk Kasperczak Midfielder

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Maciej Żurawski is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Jacek Krzynówek is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Jacek Krzynówek Midfielder

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Tomasz Frankowski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Kazimierz Górski is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Ludovic Obraniak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Ludovic Obraniak Midfielder

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Kamil Grosicki is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Kamil Grosicki Forward, Midfielder

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Emmanuel Olisadebe is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Sebastian Mila is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Sebastian Mila Midfielder

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Władysław Żmuda is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Józef Młynarczyk is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Józef Młynarczyk Goalkeeper

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Tomasz Wałdoch is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Tomasz Wałdoch Defender

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Przemysław Tytoń is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Przemysław Tytoń Goalkeeper

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Ireneusz Jeleń is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Ireneusz Jeleń Forward, Midfielder

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Maciej Rybus is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Maciej Rybus Midfielder

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Roman Kosecki is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Roman Kosecki Forward

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Jacek Bąk is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Jacek Bąk Defender

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Artur Wichniarek is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Andrzej Buncol is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Tomasz Iwan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Tomasz Iwan Midfielder

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Lucjan Brychczy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Lucjan Brychczy Forward

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Damien Perquis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked
Damien Perquis Defender

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Zygmunt Anczok is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked

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Marcin Żewłakow is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Polish Soccer Players & Footballers Ever, Ranked