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Soccer The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time  

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List of Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time

1
695 186
Diego Maradona is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Diego Maradona Forward, Midfielder

2
297 133
Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Zinedine Zidane Midfielder

3
221 94
Johan Cruijff is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Johan Cruijff Forward, Midfielder

4
267 133
Pelé is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Pelé Forward, Midfielder

5
178 82
Ronaldinho is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Ronaldinho Forward, Midfielder

6
160 105
Michel Platini is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Michel Platini Midfielder

7
181 123
Xavi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Xavi Midfielder

8
177 120
Andrés Iniesta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Andrés Iniesta Midfielder

9
134 88
Zico is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Zico Playmaker, Midfielder

10
98 60
David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added David Beckham Midfielder

11
121 81
Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Alfredo Di Stéfano Forward, Midfielder

12
63 36
Andrea Pirlo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Andrea Pirlo Midfielder

13
111 76
Garrincha is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Garrincha Right Wing, Midfielder

14
96 64
Kaká is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Kaká Midfielder

15
98 68
Roberto Baggio is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Roberto Baggio Forward, Midfielder

16
108 77
George Best is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
George Best Midfielder

17
134 99
Lothar Matthäus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Lothar Matthäus Defender, Sweeper, Midfielder

18
108 78
Ruud Gullit is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Ruud Gullit Forward, Midfielder

19
108 79
Bobby Charlton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Bobby Charlton Forward, Midfielder

20
110 81
Luís Figo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Luís Figo Midfielder

21
65 44
Pavel Nedvěd is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Pavel Nedvěd Midfielder

22
39 22
Rui Costa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Rui Costa Midfielder

23
73 52
Didi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Didi Midfielder

24
39 23
Rivaldo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Rivaldo Forward, Midfielder

25
41 25
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Ryan Giggs Forward, Midfielder

26
70 51
Sir Stanley Matthews is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Sir Stanley Matthews Outside forward, Midfielder

27
65 47
Dennis Bergkamp is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Dennis Bergkamp Forward

28
77 59
Michael Laudrup is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Michael Laudrup Forward, Midfielder

29
94 75
Frank Rijkaard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Frank Rijkaard Defender, Midfielder

30
73 57
Roberto Rivelino is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Roberto Rivelino Midfielder

31
52 38
Francesco Totti is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Francesco Totti Playmaker, Forward, Midfielder

32
76 60
Gianni Rivera is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Gianni Rivera Midfielder

33
51 38
Gheorghe Hagi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Gheorghe Hagi Midfielder

34
69 55
Jairzinho is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Jairzinho Midfielder

35
47 35
Raymond Kopa is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Raymond Kopa Forward, Midfielder

36
62 49
Johan Neeskens is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Johan Neeskens Midfielder

37
48 36
Enzo Francescoli is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Enzo Francescoli Forward, Midfielder

38
34 23
Josef Masopust is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Josef Masopust Midfielder

39
64 51
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge Forward, Midfielder

40
56 44
Francisco Gento is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Francisco Gento Forward, Midfielder

41
64 52
Nils Liedholm is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Nils Liedholm Midfielder

42
49 38
Paul Breitner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Paul Breitner Defender, Midfielder

43
51 40
Fritz Walter is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Fritz Walter Forward, Midfielder

44
34 24
José Leandro Andrade is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time

45
34 24
Adolfo Pedernera is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Adolfo Pedernera Forward, Midfielder

46
57 46
Andreas Brehme is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Andreas Brehme Defender, Midfielder

47
20 11
Igor Netto is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Igor Netto Midfielder

48
42 32
József Bozsik is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
József Bozsik Midfielder

49
44 34
Arjen Robben is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Arjen Robben Winger, Forward, Midfielder

50
26 17
José Manuel Moreno is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
José Manuel Moreno Forward, Inside forward