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The Best Soccer Players of the '90s  

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List Rules They must have played professional soccer in the 90s and are only ranked by how good they played in that era.

Who are the best soccer players of the ‘90s? Soccer is an beloved world sport with international stars such as Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane, and Paolo Maldini. Even if you don’t follow the sport, you may have heard of these top soccer players of the ‘90s. But who do you think is the best soccer player between the years of 1990 to 2000?

If you enjoy watching soccer, then you definitely need to check out highlight reels and replays of some of these top players. Even though some of them may be off the field now, the players on this list represent the best of that era. In fact, some of them could probably still beat active roster players on the field right now.

Who do you think is the best soccer player from that era? Vote up the ones you think deserve that top distinction or add player you think should be in contention for being amongst the best soccer players of the ‘90s.

list ordered by
1
Paolo Maldini is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender
2
Marco van Basten is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
3
Diego Maradona is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
alyndavies added Forward, Midfielder
4
Ruud Gullit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Forward, Midfielder
5
Franco Baresi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender
6
Andriy Shevchenko is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
7
George Weah is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward
8
Frank Rijkaard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Midfielder
9
Clarence Seedorf is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder
10
Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder
11
Alessandro Del Piero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
12
Romário is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward
13
Peter Schmeichel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Goalkeeper
14
Roberto Baggio is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder
15
Roberto Donadoni is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Andrea Pillerè added Midfielder
16
Cafu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender
17
Dennis Bergkamp is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward
18
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder
19
Pavel Nedvěd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Ari Aries added Midfielder
20
Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Paul Nathan added Forward
21
Thierry Henry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder
22
Luís Figo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder
23
Roberto Carlos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Midfielder
24
Gabriel Batistuta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
25
Zvonimir Boban is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder