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Known for years as the other team in its own city, Manchester City has established itself as a forced to be reckoned with in the Premier League. Since the change in ownership in 2008, City has been one of the biggest spending clubs in the premiership. Since its formation in 1880, Manchester City hadn't experienced a run of success like it has since the Abu Dhabi United group. Over that time, the investment in players has been astronomical and the success on the pitch shows. In 2012, powered by some of the best players in club history. City boasted a roster that included Sergio Aguero, Yaya Toure, Joe Hart, David Silva and Vincent Kompany. Widely considered the best team in club history, City toppled inner-city rival Manchester United on the season's final day.

Who are the greatest players in Manchester City history? If you go back in time, there are a slew of great players who have worn the sky blue. Players like Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee and Neil Young, not the rocker, are all considered all time Manchester City great and all were around before the billionaire boost. Either way, City has had some great players over the years.

This is the list of the best players in Manchester City history. If notice someone who is not on the list, feel free to add him. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think is the best player in Manchester City history.
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1
323 131
Sergio Agüero is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Sergio Agüero Forward

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2
272 114
David Silva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
David Silva Forward, Midfielder

3
250 104
Yaya Touré is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Yaya Touré Defender, Midfielder

4
214 86
Vincent Kompany is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Vincent Kompany Defender, Midfielder

5
71 15
Kevin De Bruyne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Jqwertyuiop added Kevin De Bruyne Midfielder

6
290 159
Georgi Kinkladze is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Georgi Kinkladze Midfielder

7
177 107
Joe Hart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Joe Hart Goalkeeper

8
145 90
Carlos Tevez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Carlos Tevez Forward

9
115 68
Pablo Zabaleta is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Pablo Zabaleta Defender, Midfielder

10
126 101
Colin Bell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Colin Bell Midfielder

11
69 60
Mike Summerbee is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Mike Summerbee Forward

12
56 47
Franny Lee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Franny Lee

13
57 51
Shaun Wright-Phillips is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time

14
43 35
Uwe Rösler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Uwe Rösler Forward

15
36 27
Frank Swift is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Frank Swift Goalkeeper

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16
75 67
Bert Trautmann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Bert Trautmann Goalkeeper

17
48 41
Shaun Goater is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Shaun Goater Forward

18
34 26
Billy Meredith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Billy Meredith Outside forward

19
48 41
Mike Doyle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Mike Doyle Defender, Midfielder

20
35 28
Dennis Tueart is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Dennis Tueart Forward

21
33 26
Tony Book is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Tony Book Defender

22
26 19
Alan Oakes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Alan Oakes Midfielder

23
37 31
Neil Young is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Neil Young Forward

24
32 26
Dave Watson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Dave Watson Defender

25
58 57
Denis Law is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Denis Law Forward

26
77 80
Edin Džeko is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Edin Džeko Forward

27
31 27
Joe Corrigan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Joe Corrigan Goalkeeper

28
38 36
Asa Hartford is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Asa Hartford Midfielder

29
26 23
Bobby Johnstone is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Bobby Johnstone Forward

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30
34 33
Richard Dunne is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Richard Dunne Defender

31
15 9
Robinho is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Robinho Forward, Midfielder

32
36 36
Paul Lake is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Paul Lake Midfielder

33
22 21
Eric Brook is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Eric Brook Outside forward

34
5 0
Kyle Walker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
1509355205373 added Kyle Walker Defender

35
5 0
Gabriel Jesus is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
1509355205373 added Gabriel Jesus

36
20 19
Gary Owen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time

37
27 28
Peter Barnes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Peter Barnes Midfielder

38
27 30
Paul Power is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Paul Power Defender

39
18 19
Willie Donachie is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Willie Donachie Defender

40
23 25
Tommy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Tommy Johnson Forward

41
26 29
Kazimierz Deyna is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Kazimierz Deyna Forward, Midfielder

42
16 17
Don Revie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Don Revie Forward

43
15 16
Glyn Pardoe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Glyn Pardoe Defender

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44
14 15
Roy Clarke is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Roy Clarke Midfielder

45
28 32
Rodney Marsh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Rodney Marsh Forward

46
19 21
Tommy Booth is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Tommy Booth Defender

47
18 20
David White is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
David White Forward, Midfielder

48
32 41
Niall Quinn is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Niall Quinn Forward

49
11 14
Craig Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
dazter added Craig Bellamy Forward

50
19 25
Sam Cowan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Sam Cowan Defender