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The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked  

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List Rules Vote up the top players ever to take the pitch for Barcelona.

The best players ever to lace up their cleats for Barcelona have been part of a long legacy of tremendous soccer. All the FC Barcelona stars of past and present have had a hand in crafting the history of their club team.

Barcelona has been one of the top teams in La Liga for years, and superstar Lionel Messi has helped the club keep its status among the A-list of the soccer world. But the history goes back longer than that, with early standouts from the club's roster like Cesar Rodriguez and Josep Escola establishing themselves in the club's early history.

So which of these players from Barcelona's long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Barcelona players of all-time? Vote below, and if you see any players missing from the list who should be considered, feel free to add them as well.

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1
Lionel Messi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 2004-Present

2
Johan Cruyff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 1973-1978

3
Xavi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1998-2015

4
Ronaldinho is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2003-2008

5
Andrés Iniesta is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2002-2018

6
Carles Puyol is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Defender

Barcelona career: 1999-2014

7
Daniel Alves is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Defender

Barcelona career: 2008-2016

8
Luis Suárez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Winger, Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2014-Present

9
Gerard Piqué is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Defender

Barcelona career: 2008-Present

10
Sergio Busquets is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Defender, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2008-Present

11
Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 1996-1997

12
Samuel Eto'o is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 2004-2009

13
Rivaldo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1997-2002

14
Neymar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 2013-2017

15
David Villa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 2010-2013

16
Diego Maradona is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1982-1984

17
Deco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2004-2008

18
Hristo Stoichkov is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1990-1995, 1996-1998

19
Víctor Valdés is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Goalkeeper

Barcelona career: 2002-2014

20
Ronald Koeman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Defender, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1989-1995

21
Romário is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 1993-1995

22
Patrick Kluivert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Patrick Kluivert Forward

Barcelona career: 1998-2004

23
László Kubala is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward

Barcelona career: 1950-1961

24
Michael Laudrup is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

Barcelona career: 1989-1994

25
Ivan Rakitić is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

Barcelona career: 2014-Present