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.

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1,373 213
Steven Gerrard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Steven Gerrard Midfielder

2
921 173
Kenny Dalglish is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Kenny Dalglish Forward

3
737 167
Ian Rush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ian Rush Forward

4
627 195
Robbie Fowler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Robbie Fowler Forward

5
680 169
Xabi Alonso is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Xabi Alonso Midfielder

6
826 233
Luis Suárez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Luis Suárez Winger, Forward, Midfielder

7
557 179
John Barnes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
John Barnes Midfielder

8
604 164
Jamie Carragher is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Jamie Carragher Defender

9
530 131
Kevin Keegan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Kevin Keegan Forward, Center Forward, Midfielder

10
612 226
Fernando Torres is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Fernando Torres Forward

11
458 121
Sami Hyypiä is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Sami Hyypiä Defender

12
450 119
Graeme Souness is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Graeme Souness Midfielder

13
547 160
Michael Owen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Michael Owen Forward

14
399 111
Alan Hansen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Alan Hansen Defender

15
363 96
Ray Clemence is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ray Clemence Goalkeeper

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314 82
Ian Callaghan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ian Callaghan Midfielder

17
307 88
Emlyn Hughes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Emlyn Hughes Defender, Midfielder

18
385 90
Steve McManaman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Steve McManaman Midfielder

19
506 198
Philippe Coutinho is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Philippe Coutinho Midfielder

20
303 95
Roger Hunt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Roger Hunt Forward

21
325 15
Mohamed Salah is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
1526824359420 added Mohamed Salah Forward - best ever

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335 86
Peter Beardsley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Peter Beardsley Forward, Midfielder

23
321 70
John Arne Riise is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
direstraits21 added John Arne Riise Defender, Midfielder

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348 131
Dirk Kuyt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Dirk Kuyt Forward, Midfielder

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282 68
Steve Heighway is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time

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260 86
Jan Mølby is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Jan Mølby Midfielder

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262 64
Phil Neal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Phil Neal Defender

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244 52
Mark Lawrenson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
IanHarvey added Mark Lawrenson Defender

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288 86
Bruce Grobbelaar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Bruce Grobbelaar Goalkeeper

30
252 58
Terry McDermott is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Terry McDermott Midfielder

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243 57
Alan Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Alan Kennedy Defender

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267 47
Phil Thompson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Phil Thompson Defender

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299 61
John Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
John Aldridge Forward

34
243 56
John Toshack is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
John Toshack Forward

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201 73
Ian St. John is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ian St. John Forward

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230 59
Ronnie Whelan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ronnie Whelan Midfielder

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225 62
Tommy Smith is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Tommy Smith Defender

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250 52
Ray Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ray Kennedy Forward, Midfielder

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276 132
Daniel Agger is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Daniel Agger Defender

40
166 56
Jamie Redknapp is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Franco Ngan added Jamie Redknapp Midfielder

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230 54
Gary McAllister is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Gary McAllister Midfielder

42
234 52
Bob Paisley is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Bob Paisley Defender

43
234 56
Dietmar Hamann is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Dietmar Hamann Midfielder

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197 59
Ron Yeats is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Ron Yeats Defender

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221 55
Billy Liddell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time

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188 14
Jimmy Case is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Jimmy Case Midfielder

47
197 16
Steve McMahon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Steve McMahon Midfielder

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243 12
Roberto Firmino is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Roberto Firmino Midfielder

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196 20
Steve Nicol is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Steve Nicol Defender

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247 67
Jerzy Dudek is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Liverpool Players of All Time
Jerzy Dudek Goalkeeper