90s 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
1,983 3,611
Paolo Maldini is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender

2
1,682 2,965
Marco van Basten is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

3
3,787 1,414
Diego Maradona is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
alyndavies added Forward, Midfielder

4
705 1,886
Ruud Gullit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Forward, Midfielder

5
750 2,181
Franco Baresi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender

6
889 2,174
Andriy Shevchenko is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

7
828 2,147
George Weah is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward

8
635 2,169
Frank Rijkaard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Midfielder

9
703 1,698
Clarence Seedorf is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder

10
2,394 1,560
Alessandro Del Piero is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

11
363 1,685
Roberto Donadoni is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Andrea Pillerè added Midfielder

12
2,433 2,398
Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder

13
1,651 1,176
Peter Schmeichel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Goalkeeper

14
968 1,277
Romário is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward

15
2,274 1,859
Roberto Baggio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder

16
742 1,367
Cafu is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender

17
868 929
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder

18
1,291 1,220
Dennis Bergkamp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward

19
2,430 2,724
Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Paul Nathan added Forward

20
1,103 1,010
Thierry Henry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Forward, Midfielder

21
303 132
Pavel Nedvěd is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Ari Aries added Midfielder

22
1,104 996
Roberto Carlos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Defender, Midfielder

23
886 950
Luís Figo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder

24
280 661
Zvonimir Boban is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s
Midfielder

25
947 1,029
Gabriel Batistuta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players of the '90s