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The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time  

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262 votes 22 voters 54 items

List Rules Vote up the top forwards ever to take the pitch for Real Madrid.

The best strikers ever to lace up their cleats for Real Madrid have been part of a long legacy of tremendous soccer. All the Real Madrid CF stars of past and present have had a hand in crafting the history of their club team.

Real Madrid has been one of the top teams in La Liga for years, and superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo helped the club keep its status among the A-list of the soccer world. But the history goes back longer than that, with early standouts from the club's roster like Alfredo Di Stefano and Roque Olsen establishing themselves in the club's early history.

So which of these players from Real Madrid's long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Real Madrid forwards of all-time? Vote below, and if you see any players missing from the list who should be considered, feel free to add them as well.

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Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2009-2018

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Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1953-1964

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Raúl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1994-2010

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Pahiño is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Pahiño

Real Madrid career: 1948-1953

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Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2002-2007

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Hugo Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1985-1992

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Santiago Bernabéu Yeste is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1911-1927

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Ferenc Puskás is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1958-1966

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Roque Olsen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Roque Olsen

Real Madrid career: 1950-1957

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José Iglesias Fernández is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
José Iglesias Fernández

Real Madrid career: 1951-1959

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Santillana is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1971-1988

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Juan Gómez González is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1977-1987

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Luís Enrique Martínez García is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1991-1996

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Predrag Mijatović is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1996-1999

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Gareth Bale is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2013-Present

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Ramón Grosso is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Ramón Grosso

Real Madrid career: 1964-1976

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Emilio Butragueño is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1983-1995

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Karim Benzema is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2009-Present

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Francisco Gento is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 1953-1971

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Manuel Alday Marticorena is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Manuel Alday Marticorena

Real Madrid career: 1939-1944

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Álvaro Morata is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2010-2014, 2016-2017

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Héctor Rial is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Héctor Rial

Real Madrid career: 1954-1961

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Gonzalo Higuaín is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time

Real Madrid career: 2007-2013

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Eugenio Hilario is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Eugenio Hilario

Real Madrid career: 1930-1936

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Gaspar Rubio is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Real Madrid Forwards Of All-Time
Gaspar Rubio

Real Madrid career: 1928-1930