Soccer The Best Manchester City Players of All Time  

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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.
list ordered by

1
749 235
Sergio Agüero is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

2
641 207
David Silva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

3
420 98
Kevin De Bruyne is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Jqwertyuiop added Midfielder

4
441 159
Vincent Kompany is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

5
493 193
Yaya Touré is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

6
287 191
Carlos Tevez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Forward

7
233 146
Pablo Zabaleta is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Defender, Midfielder

8
61 7
Raheem Sterling is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
iiTheLegend1738 added Midfielder

9
411 271
Georgi Kinkladze is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

10
52 5
Leroy Sane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
iiTheLegend1738 added Leroy Sane Winger

11
302 208
Joe Hart is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

12
105 41
Ederson Santana de Moraes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
theftfam added Goalkeeper

13
234 165
Colin Bell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

14
116 61
Gabriel Jesus is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
1509355205373 added Gabriel Jesus

15
107 54
Kyle Walker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
1509355205373 added Defender

16
163 137
Edin Džeko is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
scruffenstein added Forward

17
37 6
Nicolás Otamendi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
iiTheLegend1738 added Defender

18
66 35
John Stones is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
theftfam added Defender

19
122 108
Denis Law is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

20
87 63
Robinho is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Forward, Midfielder

21
105 104
Shaun Wright-Phillips is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time

22
60 48
Mario Balotelli is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
theftfam added

23
45 28
Aleksandar Kolarov is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Tùng Phạm added Defender, Midfielder

24
117 113
Bert Trautmann is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

25
109 106
Mike Summerbee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

26
98 96
Franny Lee is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Franny Lee

27
76 82
Shaun Goater is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

28
59 67
Richard Dunne is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender

29
62 71
Uwe Rösler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

30
53 53
Kazimierz Deyna is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

31
42 46
Craig Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
dazter added Forward

32
56 58
Tony Book is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender

33
57 60
Dennis Tueart is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

34
69 76
Mike Doyle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

35
52 61
Frank Swift is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

36
49 52
Billy Meredith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Outside forward

37
45 54
Dave Watson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender

38
45 54
Peter Barnes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

39
44 53
Joe Corrigan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

40
38 46
Eric Brook is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Outside forward

41
47 60
Neil Young is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

42
36 45
Alan Oakes is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

43
48 70
Niall Quinn is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

44
61 82
Steven Gerrard is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

45
46 62
Paul Lake is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

46
37 56
Paul Power is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Defender

47
45 63
Asa Hartford is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Midfielder

48
14 17
Micah Richards is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Tùng Phạm added Defender

49
34 50
Bobby Johnstone is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward

50
37 58
Rodney Marsh is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Manchester City Players of All Time
Forward