The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

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List of the best soccer players from South Africa. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from South Africa, along with photos when available. This list of best South African soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous South African soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Players on this list include Tumelo Nhlapo and Siyabonga Nkosi.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best South African footballers?" and "Who is the greatest South African soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of South Africa in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular South African soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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    Steven Pienaar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Steven Pienaar Midfielder

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    Doctor Khumalo Midfielder

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    Winger, Forward, Midfielder

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    Jomo Sono is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Jomo Sono Forward, Midfielder

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    Siphiwe Tshabalala is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Siphiwe Tshabalala Defender, Midfielder

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    Sibusiso Zuma is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Sibusiso Zuma Forward, Midfielder

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    Winger, Defender, Midfielder

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    Andile Jali Midfielder

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    Teko Modise is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Teko Modise Midfielder

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    Reneilwe Letsholonyane is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Reneilwe Letsholonyane Midfielder

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    Helman Mkhalele is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Helman Mkhalele Midfielder

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    Neil Tovey

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    Benedict Vilakazi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Benedict Vilakazi Midfielder

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    Portia Modise Forward, Midfielder

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    Steve Lekoelea Midfielder

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    Phil Masinga Forward

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    Eric Tinkler Midfielder

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    Bernard Parker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Bernard Parker Winger, Forward, Midfielder

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    Thulani Serero Midfielder

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    George Lebese is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    George Lebese Midfielder

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    Rowen Fernández is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Rowen Fernández Goalkeeper

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    Tsepo Masilela is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Tsepo Masilela Defender

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    Thabo Mooki Midfielder

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    Daine Klate is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Daine Klate Midfielder

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    Jimmy Tau is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Jimmy Tau Defender

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    Katlego Mphela is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Katlego Mphela Forward

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    Kaizer Motaung is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Kaizer Motaung Forward

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    Arthur Zwane is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Arthur Zwane Midfielder

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    Surprise Moriri is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Surprise Moriri Forward, Midfielder

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    Katlego Mashego is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Katlego Mashego Forward, Midfielder

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    Fani Madida is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Fani Madida Forward, Midfielder

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    Kermit Erasmus is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

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    Kermit Erasmus Forward

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    Delron Buckley is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Delron Buckley Forward, Midfielder

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    Bradley Carnell is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Bradley Carnell Defender, Midfielder

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    Dillon Sheppard

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    Moeneeb Josephs is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Moeneeb Josephs Goalkeeper

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    Mandla Masango is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Mandla Masango Midfielder

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    Teboho Moloi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Teboho Moloi Midfielder

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    Tokelo Rantie is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from South Africa

    Tokelo Rantie Forward

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    Jerry Sikhosana Forward

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    Steve Komphela Defender

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    Thabo Matlaba Defender

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