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 1,497 237 Steven Gerrard Midfielder
2 1,002 187 Kenny Dalglish Forward
3 798 186 Ian Rush Forward
4 684 212 Robbie Fowler Forward
5 738 182 Xabi Alonso Midfielder
6 898 248 Luis Suárez Winger, Forward, Midfielder
7 589 194 John Barnes Midfielder
8 650 176 Jamie Carragher Defender
9 670 240 Fernando Torres Forward
10 559 148 Kevin Keegan Forward, Center Forward, Midfielder
11 492 135 Sami Hyypiä Defender
12 484 130 Graeme Souness Midfielder
13 587 180 Michael Owen Forward
14 423 121 Alan Hansen Defender
15 388 106 Ray Clemence Goalkeeper
16 335 89 Ian Callaghan Midfielder
17 331 94 Emlyn Hughes Defender, Midfielder
18 411 99 Steve McManaman Midfielder
19 415 25 1526824359420 added Mohamed Salah Forward -