Soccer Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked  

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Whenever you think of soccer, the first team that's likely to come to mind is Manchester United. The club is by far and away the most popular team in the entire world, with a whopping 10 percent of the world's population considering themselves United fans. Founded in 1878, Manchester United is one of the most decorated clubs in all of sport. They've won countless trophies over the years, both domestically and on the European front. That said, they've sported some of the strongest squads and fielded some of the best players to ever wear cleats. Whenever someone players for Manchester Untied, they become instantly popular, but the guys listed here are some of the greatest Red Devils in history. 

Who are the greatest Manchester United players of all time? Any list has to start with George Best and Sir Bobby Charlton. These are two of the most iconic players in club history, and in the case of Best, his incomparable talent dazzled the old First Division like few could. In the Premier League era, players that contributed to United's dominance include legends like David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo. Before Sir Alex Ferguson retired, these players helped contribute to United's 13 league titles under the legendary coach's watch.

This is the list of the best Manchester United players of all time. If you notice someone is missing from this list, feel free to add them. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think is the greatest Red Devils ever.
list ordered by

1
2,343 736
Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

2
1,342 581
Eric Cantona is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

3
1,138 488
Peter Schmeichel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Goalkeeper

4
985 270
Edwin van der Sar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Goalkeeper

5
1,291 777
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

6
1,367 873
George Best is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

7
1,217 791
Wayne Rooney is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward

8
963 672
Bobby Charlton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

9
985 242
Ruud van Nistelrooy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

10
1,091 682
Paul Scholes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

11
947 251
Nemanja Vidić is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender

12
767 647
Roy Keane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

13
1,003 547
David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

14
494 574
Denis Law is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward

15
713 238
Ole Gunnar Solskjær is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

16
992 159
David de Gea is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Goalkeeper

17
602 520
Rio Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender

18
655 207
Patrice Evra is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender, Midfielder

19
612 213
Jaap Stam is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender

20
759 243
Robin van Persie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked

21
615 178
Park Ji-Sung is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andrik Nery added Midfielder

22
475 131
Dimitar Berbatov is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
KaloyanAntonov added Forward

23
411 502
Gary Neville is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender

24
324 528
Andy Cole is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andy Cole

25
375 537
Bryan Robson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Midfielder

26
522 174
Antonio Valencia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Forward, Midfielder

27
514 162
Juan Mata is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Forward, Midfielder

28
615 214
Paul Pogba is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andrik Nery added Midfielder

29
450 165
Javier Hernández Balcázar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Forward

30
431 107
Henrik Larsson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andrik Nery added Forward

31
497 159
Anthony Martial is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added

32
239 495
Dwight Yorke is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward, Midfielder

33
426 130
Ander Herrera is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Midfielder

34
397 114
Diego Forlán is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andrik Nery added Forward, Midfielder

35
368 97
Rafael Pereira da Silva is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Defender, Midfielder

36
408 146
Bastian Schweinsteiger is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Playmaker, Midfielder

37
332 499
Duncan Edwards is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Wing half, Midfielder

38
391 130
Shinji Kagawa is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Andrik Nery added Midfielder

39
385 125
Marcos Rojo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Defender

40
232 479
Mark Hughes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Forward

41
367 116
Sergio Romero is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Goalkeeper

42
393 132
Marouane Fellaini is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Defender, Forward, Midfielder

43
351 127
Matteo Darmian is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Defender

44
371 143
Memphis Depay is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added

45
286 483
Denis Irwin is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
Defender

46
344 134
Morgan Schneiderlin is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Midfielder

47
328 99
Anders Lindegaard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Goalkeeper

48
340 123
Adnan Januzaj is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added

49
350 29
Nemanja Matić is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
May Tay added Midfielder

50
331 113
Víctor Valdés is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Best Manchester United Players of All Time, Ranked
anonymous999 added Goalkeeper