Soccer The Best Liverpool Players of All Time  

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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.

list ordered by

1
1,425 225
Steven Gerrard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

2
957 179
Kenny Dalglish is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

3
769 173
Ian Rush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

4
656 199
Robbie Fowler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

5
711 173
Xabi Alonso is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

6
857 239
Luis Suárez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Winger, Forward, Midfielder

7
574 185
John Barnes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

8
629 169
Jamie Carragher is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

9
641 230
Fernando Torres is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

10
547 137
Kevin Keegan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward, Center Forward, Midfielder

11
477 125
Sami Hyypiä is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

12
466 122
Graeme Souness is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

13
566 168
Michael Owen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

14
376 99
Ray Clemence is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

15
411 114
Alan Hansen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

16
326 84
Ian Callaghan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

17
319 90
Emlyn Hughes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

18
400 92
Steve McManaman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

19
525 209
Philippe Coutinho is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

20
311 98
Roger Hunt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

21
345 87
Peter Beardsley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

22
360 20
Mohamed Salah is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
1526824359420 added Forward - best ever

23
367 134
Dirk Kuyt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

24
332 73
John Arne Riise is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
direstraits21 added Defender, Midfielder

25
291 71
Steve Heighway is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time

26
268 89
Jan Mølby is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

27
272 65
Phil Neal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

28
253 54
Mark Lawrenson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
IanHarvey added Defender

29
296 89
Bruce Grobbelaar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

30
253 58
Alan Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

31
259 61
Terry McDermott is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

32
275 49
Phil Thompson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

33
307 63
John Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

34
250 59
John Toshack is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

35
208 76
Ian St. John is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward

36
238 62
Ronnie Whelan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

37
231 64
Tommy Smith is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

38
290 133
Daniel Agger is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

39
256 54
Ray Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

40
239 55
Gary McAllister is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

41
243 54
Bob Paisley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

42
173 59
Jamie Redknapp is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Franco Ngan added Midfielder

43
242 57
Dietmar Hamann is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

44
229 55
Billy Liddell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time

45
202 60
Ron Yeats is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

46
260 13
Roberto Firmino is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

47
194 15
Jimmy Case is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

48
203 18
Steve McMahon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Midfielder

49
203 22
Steve Nicol is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Defender

50
258 69
Jerzy Dudek is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Goalkeeper