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The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the top footballers ever to take the pitch for Leicester City.

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

While recent Leicester City players like Wes Morgan and Jamie Vardy helped lifted the team onto the world stage with their tremendous run to the Premier League title in the 2015-16 season, early standouts from the club's roster like Sep Smith and Arthur Rowley put the Leicester City FC on the map as a group worth following.

So which of these players from Leicester City's long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Leicester City 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
Jamie Vardy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Winger, Forward, Midfielder

Leicester City career: 2012–present

2
Sep Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Sep Smith

Leicester City career: 1929–1940

3
Riyad Mahrez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Riyad Mahrez

Leicester City career: 2014–2018

4
Wes Morgan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Defender

Leicester City career: 2012–present

5
Graham Cross is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Graham Cross Defender

Leicester City career: 1960–1976

6
George Dewis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
George Dewis

Leicester City career: 1933–1950

7
Derek Hines is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Derek Hines

Leicester City career: 1948–1961

8
Johnny Morris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Johnny Morris Inside forward

Leicester City career: 1952–1958

9
Mark Schwarzer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Goalkeeper

Leicester City career: 2015–2016

10
Tommy Benfield is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Tommy Benfield

Leicester City career: 1910–1914

11
Gordon Banks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Goalkeeper

Leicester City career: 1959–1967

12
Hugh Adcock is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Hugh Adcock Outside forward

Leicester City career: 1923–1935

13
Leonard Barry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Leonard Barry

Leicester City career: 1927–1932

14
Sandy McLaren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Sandy McLaren Goalkeeper

Leicester City career: 1933–1940

15
Percy Grosvenor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Percy Grosvenor

Leicester City career: 1933–1939

16
Shirley Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Shirley Hubbard

Leicester City career: 1907–1913, 1919-1920

17
Roger Heywood is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Roger Heywood

Leicester City career: 1929–1940

18
Jim McLaren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time

Leicester City career: 1927–1933

19
Danny Drinkwater is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Midfielder

Leicester City career: 2012–2017

20
Mike Stringfellow is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Mike Stringfellow

Leicester City career: 1962–1975

21
Arthur Lochhead is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Arthur Lochhead

Leicester City career: 1925–1934

22
Arthur Rowley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Arthur Rowley Forward

Leicester City career: 1950–1958

23
Malcolm Manley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Malcolm Manley

Leicester City career: 1966–1973

24
Eddie Russell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Eddie Russell

Leicester City career: 1953–1958

25
Callum Davidson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Leicester City Players Of All Time
Callum Davidson Defender

Leicester City career: 2000–2004