Since its inception in 1892, Liverpool FC have been one of the greatest clubs in English football history. In fact, many will argue based on the club's domestic and European successes, that Liverpool is England's greatest club. With 18 league titles and 5 European cups, along with a slew of FA Cup and League Cup victories, Liverpool is easily in the conversation. With the club's great success, it has needed great players. Some of soccer's greatest players have suited up for the Reds. Whether they were local lads or shrewd transfer purchases, the best players in Liverpool history are international icons due to the club's popularity.
If you were to ask Liverpool fans who were the greatest players to shake the Kop, opinions would be split. One thing you can agree on is that Kenny Dalglish is Liverpool fans' king. between his stint as a player and manager, he oversaw one of the most successful periods in club history. As for this generation's icon, no one can question Steven Gerrard's commitment and his list of accolades. While many players have come and gone, Gerrard, for nearly two decades, has been Anfield's most consistent performer. Not only is he one of Liverpool's favorite sons, but is a proven winner.
This is the list of the greatest soccer players in Liverpool's history. If you see someone who isn't on this list, feel free to add him. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think is the best Liverpool player ever. Who is the greatest Liverpool player of all time? That's up to you to decide.
1 1,568 251 Steven Gerrard Midfielder
2 1,040 198 Kenny Dalglish Forward
3 830 197 Ian Rush Forward
4 710 232 Robbie Fowler Forward
5 770 194 Xabi Alonso Midfielder
6 941 264 Luis Suárez Winger, Forward, Midfielder
7 613 203 John Barnes Midfielder
8 677 184 Jamie Carragher Defender
9 701 250 Fernando Torres Forward
10 574 155 Kevin Keegan Forward, Center Forward, Midfielder
11 505 143 Sami Hyypiä Defender
12 501 137 Graeme Souness Midfielder
13 610 187 Michael Owen Forward
14 434 129 Alan Hansen Defender
15 398 115 Ray Clemence Goalkeeper
16 341 99 Ian Callaghan Midfielder
17 468 30 1526824359420 added Mohamed Salah Forward -