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The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the top midfielders ever to take the pitch for Bayern Munich.

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

While recent Bayern Munich midfielders like Arjen Robben and Thomas Muller have helped keep Bayern Munich among the class of Bundesliga and the A-list of world soccer, early standouts from the club's roster like Franz Roth and Rainer Zobel put Bayern Munich on the map as a group worth following.

So which of these players from Bayern Munich's long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Bayern Munich midfielders 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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Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1974-1984

2
Arjen Robben is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2009-2019

3
Stefan Effenberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time
Stefan Effenberg

Bayern Munich career: 1990-1992, 1998-2002

4
Dieter Hoeneß is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1979-1987

5
Thomas Müller is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2008-Present

6
Lothar Matthäus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1984-1988, 1992-2000

7
Mehmet Scholl is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1992-2007

8
Bastian Schweinsteiger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2002-2015

9
Franz Roth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1966-1978

10
Paul Breitner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1970-1974, 1978-1983

11
Christian Ziege is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1990-1997

12
Xherdan Shaqiri is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time
Xherdan Shaqiri

Bayern Munich career: 2012-2015

13
Mazinho is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1991-1994

14
Mario Basler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1996-1999

15
Franck Ribéry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2007-2019

16
Mark van Bommel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2006-2011

17
Mario Götze is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2013-2016

18
Uli Hoeneß is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time
Uli Hoeneß

Bayern Munich career: 1970-1979

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Michael Ballack is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2002-2006

20
Bernd Dürnberger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time
Bernd Dürnberger

Bayern Munich career: 1972-1985

21
Jupp Kapellmann is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1973-1979

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Olaf Thon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1988-1994

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Marcel Witeczek is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 1993-1997

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Rainer Zobel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time
Rainer Zobel

Bayern Munich career: 1970-1976

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Sebastian Deisler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bayern Munich Midfielders Of All Time

Bayern Munich career: 2002-2007