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This is a list of the best football games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated football games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest football games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these football games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging football games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new football games.

List features games like Tecmo Bowl, Tecmo Super Bowl.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best football games?" and "What is the greatest football game of all time?"
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FIFA Series is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
FIFA, also known as FIFA Football or FIFA Soccer, is a series of association football video games or football simulator, released annually by Electronic Arts under the EA Sports label. While ...more

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Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2009 Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 is the ninth football video game in the Pro Evolution Soccer series. The game was developed and published by Konami for release on Sony's PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, ...more

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FIFA 13 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2012 FIFA 13 is the 2012 edition of Electronic Arts' association football FIFA video game series. It was developed by EA Canada. A demo of the game was released on 11 September 2012; the demo teams ...more

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Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2007 Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 is an association football video game in the Pro Evolution Soccer series by Konami. The game was officially announced on 18 June 2007. Its title is different from the ...more

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FIFA 07 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2006 FIFA 07 is the 2007 edition of EA Sports' series of football simulator video games. Developed by EA Canada, it is published by Electronic Arts. It was the last game in the FIFA series to be ...more

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International Superstar Soccer... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1996 International Superstar Soccer Deluxe is a football video game and the sequel to International Superstar Soccer developed and published Konami's, KCEO division. This Deluxe version was published ...more

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FIFA 09 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2008 FIFA 09 is the 2008 installment of Electronic Arts' FIFA series of football video games. Developed by EA Canada, it is published by Electronic Arts worldwide under the EA Sports label. It was ...more

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FIFA 10 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2009 FIFA 10 is the 17th title in Electronic Arts' FIFA series of football video games. Developed by EA Canada, it was published by Electronic Arts worldwide under the EA Sports label. It was ...more

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Sensible World of Soccer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1994 Sensible World of Soccer was designed and developed by Sensible Software as the 1994 sequel to their 1992 hit game Sensible Soccer which combined a 2D football game with a comprehensive manager ...more

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FIFA 18 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
AdamAmroun1 added FIFA 18 is a 2017 football simulation video game in the FIFA series of video games, developed and published by Electronic Arts. Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo appears as the cover athlete ...more

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FIFA Soccer 2004 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2003 FIFA Football 2004, also known as FIFA Soccer 2004 in North America, is a football video game developed by EA Canada and published by Electronic Arts. It was released in October 2003 with the ...more

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FIFA Street is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2012 FIFA Street is a sports video game by EA Sports' FIFA Street franchise based on street football. It is the first such game in almost four years, and a reboot for the series. FIFA Street was ...more

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Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
LadislavBleha added Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 2010 Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 is an association football video game in the Pro Evolution Soccer series developed and published by Konami with production assistance from the Blue Sky Team. It was ...more

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Sensible World of Soccer '96/'... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Sensible World of Soccer '96/'97

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Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2008 Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 is a football video game in the Pro Evolution Soccer series, which was made by Konami. It is also the exclusive licenced game of the UEFA Champions League. The Wii ...more

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FIFA Street 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2006 FIFA Street 2 is the 2006 sequel to the EA Sports video game FIFA Street. A new "trick stick beat" system was introduced and new authentic tricks were also introduced. The game was ...more

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ISS Pro Evolution is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2000 ISS Pro Evolution is the third video game in ISS Pro series developed exclusively for the PlayStation by Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo, a division of Konami. The engine has been recreated ...more

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International Superstar Soccer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
International Superstar Soccer is a football video game developed by Konami for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. It is known as the best soccer game available for any 16-bit systems, ...more

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International Superstar Soccer... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
International Superstar Soccer 2000 is the second game in the Nintendo 64 Perfect Striker series and the last in Konami's Jikkyo Soccer series of N64 games developed by Konami Computer ...more

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Fever Pitch Soccer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Fever Pitch Soccer is a soccer video game developed by US Gold. It was released in 1995 for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Mega Drive, and Atari Jaguar consoles. It is a slapstick game ...more

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FIFA International Soccer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1993 Tagline: FIFA International Soccer has it all... experience sheer brilliance Cover: David Platt shielding the ball in England vs. Poland; Pat Bonner punching the ball away from a header by Ruud ...more

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Sensible Soccer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1992 Sensible Soccer, often affectionately known as Sensi, is an association football video game series which was highly popular in the early 1990s and which still retains a cult following. Developed ...more

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World Cup 98 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1998 World Cup 98 was the first official FIFA World Cup game developed by EA Sports after obtaining the rights from FIFA in 1997. Unlike the previous World Cup games, which were in 2D and showed a ...more

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Goal Storm is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Goal Storm 1996 Goal Storm is a football video game developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo. It was released for the Sony PlayStation game console in 1996. The game modes available were: Hyper Cup ...more

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Match Day II is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1987 Match Day II is a football sports game part of the Match Day series released for the Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, MSX and Commodore 64 platforms. It was created in 1987 by Jon Ritman with graphics ...more

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J-League Jikkyou Winning Eleve... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
J-League Jikkyou Winning Eleven '97

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J-League Dynamite Soccer 64 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1997 J-League Dynamite Soccer 64 is a soccer game for the Nintendo 64. It was released only in Japan in 1997. The game has officially licensed players from Japan's J-League.

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Three Lions is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1998 Three Lions is a video game developed by Z‑Axis Games and published by Take-Two Interactive, based on European football. It was released for the PC, PlayStation and Game Boy Color on 17 April ...more

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Super Mario Strikers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2005 Super Mario Strikers, known as Mario Smash Football in Europe and Australia, is a five-a-side football game developed by Next Level Games for the Nintendo GameCube. The game was released in ...more

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World Tour Soccer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
World Tour Soccer 2005

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FIFA Street is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2005 FIFA Street is a sports video game developed by Alex Shulmann and published by Electronic Arts. It is commentated on by MC Harvey of the So Solid Crew. It was released in February 2005 for ...more

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Microprose Soccer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1989 Microprose Soccer is a soccer videogame published by Microprose in 1988. The original Commodore 64 version was developed by Sensible Software, with conversions carried out to other formats. It ...more

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Capcom's Soccer Shootout is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time

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LMA Manager 2002 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
LMA Manager 2002 2001 LMA Manager 2002 is a 2002 football video game.

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FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1997 FIFA: Road to World Cup 98 is an association football video game developed by EA Canada and published by Electronic Arts. It was the fifth game in the FIFA series and the second to be in 3D on ...more

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This Is Football is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
This Is Football is a football video game series of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe by SCEE Internal Development Team. It first appeared on the PlayStation in 1999. Subsequent installments ...more

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Disney Sports Soccer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2002 Disney Sports Soccer, known as Disney Sports Football in Europe, is a 2002 sports video game released by Konami.

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FIFA Manager 06 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
FIFA Manager 06 2005 FIFA Manager 06 is a game produced by EA under the brand EA Sports. It is a football management game from the annual series of FIFA Manager titles.

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Tecmo Cup Soccer Game is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1988 Tecmo Cup Soccer Game is a video game for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Released in 1992 by Tecmo, it is a soccer game. In the game you must fight your way from junior league all the way to ...more

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Super Goal! 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Super Goal! 2, known in Japan as Takeda Nobuhiro no Super Cup Soccer is an international soccer video game published by Jaleco for the Super NES/Super Famicom console.

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The Premiership is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
The Premiership

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Inazuma Eleven is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2008 Inazuma Eleven is a role-playing sports video game for the Nintendo DS developed and published by Level-5. It was released on August 22, 2008 in Japan. A European release was confirmed by ...more

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Crazy Kickers is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Crazy Kickers

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Captain Tsubasa: Ōgon Sedai no... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2002 Captain Tsubasa: Ōgon Sedai no Chōsen is a 2002 sports video game released by Konami. The game was only released in Japan.

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Captain Tsubasa V: Hasha no Sh... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Captain Tsubasa V: Hasha no Shougou Campione

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ESPN MLS GameNight is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2000 ESPN MLS GameNight is a video game of the sports genre released in 2000 by Konami and Saffire Corporation. The game is considered to be an enhanced remake of ISS Pro Evolution, also published by ...more

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Fútbol is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Fútbol

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Let's Make a Soccer Team! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
2006 Let's Make a Soccer Team!, known in Japan as Pro Soccer Club o Tsukurou! Euro Championship, is a PlayStation 2 football management game, released by Sega and Konami in 2006.

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Captain Tsubasa 3: Koutei no C... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
1992 Captain Tsubasa 3 Challenge of Rivals was released in 1992 by Tecmo for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System console. A graphical update of the previous Family Computer video games, it also ...more

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Real Football 2008 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Football Games of All Time
Real Football 2008 is an association football game developed by Gameloft and published by Ubisoft for the Nintendo DS console. It is the first installment in the Real Football series for the ...more