The Best FC Barcelona Players Of All Time, Ranked

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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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  • Lionel Messi
    8,861 votes
    • Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
    • Nationality: Argentina

    Barcelona career: 2004-Present

  • Ronaldinho
    Attacking Midfielder
    6,496 votes
    • Birthplace: Porto Alegre, Brazil
    • Nationality: Brazil

    Barcelona career: 2003-2008

  • Xavi
    3,743 votes
    • Birthplace: Terrassa, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain

    Barcelona career: 1998-2015

  • Andrés Iniesta
    4,380 votes
    • Birthplace: Fuentealbilla, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain

    Barcelona career: 2002-2018

  • Johan Cruijff
    9,754 votes
    • Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Nationality: Netherlands

    Barcelona career: 1973-1978

  • Carles Puyol
    3,205 votes
    • Birthplace: La Pobla de Segur, Spain
    • Nationality: Spain

    Barcelona career: 1999-2014