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List Rules Soccer players born in Hungary or played for the Hungarian national team.

Who comes to mind when you think of the best Hungarian soccer players of all time? For many soccer fans, famous footballers such as Ferenc Puskás and Flórián Albert are in the top ten. In order to see which Hungarian footballers truly stand out, fans such as yourself have voted on who they think are the best of all time. It can be a pitched battle, as there have been many top footballers from Hungary.

The list below is formatted so that the soccer players with the most votes are at the top of the list. Short biographies, photos, and details such as positions played are included when available. If you're searching for a particular famous Hungarian soccer player you can use the search box to find what you're looking for. So, if you've ever wondered whether one Hungarian footballer was better than another, this list answers that question.

So who qualifies to be in the running for the best soccer players from Hungary? The player must either be Hungarian born or have played for the Hungarian national soccer team. So players such as Tibor Vigh, who was Hungarian-born but played in Canadian associate football and the Canadian national team, are eligible. Other top players you'll see on this list include Lajos Czeizler, Csaba Csizmadia, and more. Add any Hungarian soccer player you don't see on this list but feel should be considered.

This list should answer any questions about who are the best Hungarian soccer players of all time, once and for all. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of the best Hungarian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy learning about.
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331 32
Ferenc Puskás is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Ferenc Puskás Forward, Inside forward

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2
157 31
Sándor Kocsis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Sándor Kocsis Forward

3
135 34
László Kubala is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
László Kubala Forward

4
83 15
Nándor Hidegkuti is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added Nándor Hidegkuti Forward

5
91 21
József Bozsik is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added József Bozsik Midfielder

6
105 36
Flórián Albert is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

7
65 16
Zoltán Czibor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added Zoltán Czibor Winger

8
63 19
Gyula Grosics is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added Gyula Grosics Goalkeeper

9
61 24
Gyorgi Sarosi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added Gyorgi Sarosi Midfielder

10
46 24
Ferenc Bene is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Ferenc Bene Forward

11
66 36
Zoltán Gera is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Zoltán Gera Forward, Midfielder

12
38 18
Mihály Lantos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
BaruchLalaev added Mihály Lantos Center-Back

13
28 10
Gábor Király is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Gilbert Lambing added Gábor Király Goalkeeper

14
47 29
Lajos Détári is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Lajos Détári Midfielder

15
15 5
György Sárosi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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16
13 4
Imre Schlosser is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

17
25 14
Balázs Dzsudzsák is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Gilbert Lambing added Balázs Dzsudzsák Midfielder

18
16 9
Miklós Fehér is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Austin Kelly added Miklós Fehér Forward

19
11 6
Nemanja Nikolić is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Gilbert Lambing added Nemanja Nikolić Forward

20
20 19
Lajos Sătmăreanu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

21
6 4
József Takács is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

22
23 18
István Avar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
István Avar Forward

23
37 34
Szabolcs Huszti is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Szabolcs Huszti Midfielder

24
8 7
István Nyers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Luigi Scaini added István Nyers

25
19 21
Béla Illés is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Béla Illés Midfielder

26
15 17
Alexander Vencel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Alexander Vencel Goalkeeper

27
25 22
Tamás Hajnal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Tamás Hajnal Midfielder

28
10 11
Péter Halmosi is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Péter Halmosi Defender, Midfielder

29
14 16
Péter Kurucz is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Péter Kurucz Goalkeeper

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30
9 10
Norbert Németh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Norbert Németh Midfielder

31
16 19
Gene Strenicer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Gene Strenicer Defender, Midfielder

32
15 18
Tamás Priskin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Tamás Priskin Forward

33
20 17
Vasile Miriuță is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Vasile Miriuță Midfielder

34
23 21
Iuliu Bodola is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Iuliu Bodola Forward

35
28 28
Kálmán Konrád is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

36
19 18
Csaba László is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Csaba László Midfielder

37
12 10
Zoltán Végh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Zoltán Végh Goalkeeper

38
17 16
György Szűcs is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
György Szűcs Midfielder

39
15 14
József Pecsovszky is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

40
19 19
György Garics is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
György Garics Defender, Midfielder

41
15 14
Alfréd Schaffer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

42
16 16
Koloman Gögh is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

43
20 21
Nicolae Kovács is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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44
19 20
Béla Guttmann is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Béla Guttmann Defender, Midfielder

45
12 12
Tibor Vigh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Tibor Vigh

46
12 12
Lajos Czeizler is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Lajos Czeizler

47
15 16
Miklós Lendvai is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Miklós Lendvai Midfielder

48
15 16
Szabolcs Sáfár is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Szabolcs Sáfár Goalkeeper

49
14 15
László Bodnár is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
László Bodnár Defender

50
9 9
Zoltán Pollák is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked
Zoltán Pollák Defender, Midfielder