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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
685 177
Diego Maradona is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Diego Maradona Forward, Midfielder

2
285 121
Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Zinedine Zidane Midfielder

3
201 90
Johan Cruijff is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Johan Cruijff Forward, Midfielder

4
168 72
Ronaldinho is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Ronaldinho Forward, Midfielder

5
256 127
Pelé is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Pelé Forward, Midfielder

6
59 25
Andrea Pirlo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Andrea Pirlo Midfielder

7
151 99
Michel Platini is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Michel Platini Midfielder

8
168 113
Andrés Iniesta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Andrés Iniesta Midfielder

9
88 52
David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added David Beckham Midfielder

10
90 54
Kaká is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Kaká Midfielder

11
170 118
Xavi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Xavi Midfielder

12
124 87
Zico is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Zico Playmaker, Midfielder

13
97 66
Roberto Baggio is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Roberto Baggio Forward, Midfielder

14
108 76
Luís Figo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Luís Figo Midfielder

15
114 81
Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Alfredo Di Stéfano Forward, Midfielder

16
132 97
Lothar Matthäus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Lothar Matthäus Defender, Sweeper, Midfielder

17
105 75
Ruud Gullit is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Ruud Gullit Forward, Midfielder

18
37 18
Rivaldo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Rivaldo Forward, Midfielder

19
105 76
Garrincha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Garrincha Right Wing, Midfielder

20
104 76
George Best is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
George Best Midfielder

21
105 78
Bobby Charlton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Bobby Charlton Forward, Midfielder

22
51 32
Francesco Totti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Francesco Totti Playmaker, Forward, Midfielder

23
38 21
Rui Costa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Rui Costa Midfielder

24
62 42
Pavel Nedvěd is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Pavel Nedvěd Midfielder

25
40 23
Ryan Giggs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Ryan Giggs Forward, Midfielder

26
64 45
Dennis Bergkamp is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Dennis Bergkamp Forward

27
77 57
Michael Laudrup is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Michael Laudrup Forward, Midfielder

28
51 35
Gheorghe Hagi is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Gheorghe Hagi Midfielder

29
44 29
Arjen Robben is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Arjen Robben Winger, Forward, Midfielder

30
92 74
Frank Rijkaard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Frank Rijkaard Defender, Midfielder

31
67 52
Didi is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Didi Midfielder

32
50 37
Paul Scholes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Paul Scholes Midfielder

33
39 27
Carlos Valderrama is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Carlos Valderrama Midfielder

34
70 56
Roberto Rivelino is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Roberto Rivelino Midfielder

35
30 19
Frank Lampard is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Frank Lampard Midfielder

36
47 35
Enzo Francescoli is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Enzo Francescoli Forward, Midfielder

37
68 55
Jairzinho is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Jairzinho Midfielder

38
40 29
Yaya Touré is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Yaya Touré Defender, Midfielder

39
63 51
Sir Stanley Matthews is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Sir Stanley Matthews Outside forward, Midfielder

40
47 36
Wesley Sneijder is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Wesley Sneijder Midfielder

41
72 60
Gianni Rivera is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Gianni Rivera Midfielder

42
56 45
Andreas Brehme is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Andreas Brehme Defender, Midfielder

43
41 31
József Bozsik is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
József Bozsik Midfielder

44
60 49
Johan Neeskens is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Johan Neeskens Midfielder

45
62 51
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge Forward, Midfielder

46
63 52
Nils Liedholm is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Nils Liedholm Midfielder

47
44 34
Zbigniew Boniek is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
IanHarvey added Zbigniew Boniek Forward, Midfielder

48
27 18
Bruno Conti is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Elenel added Bruno Conti Midfielder

49
47 37
Paul Breitner is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Paul Breitner Defender, Midfielder

50
50 40
Fritz Walter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Midfielders of All Time
Fritz Walter Forward, Midfielder