Soccer The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time  

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Though the club may not have the success that many of its other big six rivals have, Tottenham Hotspur are one of the most illustrious clubs in all of English football. Formed in 1882, the Spurs won its first FA Cup in 1901, and from there, have managed to home a number of domestic and European honors over the years. That said, Spurs have had some of the biggest names in football on their starting XI. Recently, Spurs had one of the best players in the Premier League in Gareth Bale. Purchased from Southampton, Bale became one of the most decorated players in the league, taking home the PFA Player of the Year twice and carrying Tottenham to the Champions League. At the time of his transfer to Real Madrid, he was the highest transferred player in history.

Who are considered some of the greatest Spurs of all time? Other Tottenham legends include Dave Mackay, Glenn Hoddle and Jimmy Greaves. These players are considered some of the finest in league history, and with good reason. Their innovation has led Tottenham to trophies in every decade since the 1960s. 

This is a list of the best Tottenham Hotspur players of all time. If you see someone missing from this list, feel free to add him. Vote or re-rank this list based on who you think is the greatest Spurs of all time.
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1
1,284 354
Harry Kane is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
NandaRamanujam added Forward

2
1,473 489
Gareth Bale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

3
990 301
Christian Eriksen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
mikkelhaagensen30 added Midfielder

4
1,140 374
Jimmy Greaves is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

5
937 311
Luka Modrić is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

6
926 315
Paul Gascoigne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

7
800 269
Gary Lineker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
kingbass added Forward

8
830 288
Glenn Hoddle is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

9
693 227
Hugo Lloris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
NandaRamanujam added Goalkeeper

10
734 260
Ledley King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

11
573 186
Dele Alli is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
gavin-bolton added

12
637 227
Jürgen Klinsmann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time

13
520 184
Pat Jennings is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

14
497 173
Ossie Ardiles is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Ossie Ardiles

15
329 89
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Hee Chang Jang added Forward

16
450 159
Teddy Sheringham is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
pauljeffrey6 added Forward

17
491 183
Robbie Keane is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

18
281 81
Jan Vertonghen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Marc Osborne added Defender, Midfielder

19
330 115
Toby Alderweireld is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Marc Osborne added Defender

20
426 176
David Ginola is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward, Midfielder

21
409 167
Dave Mackay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Defender, Midfielder

22
393 161
Danny Blanchflower is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

23
443 200
Jermain Defoe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

24
297 163
Rafael van der Vaart is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
hiren-bhardwa added Forward, Midfielder

25
219 105
Chris Waddle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
darren-bell added Midfielder

26
176 78
Bill Nicholson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
hiren-bhardwa added Wing half

27
121 37
Moussa Dembélé is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Moussa Dembélé

28
222 123
Danny Rose is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
mio112 added Defender, Forward, Midfielder

29
259 155
Steve Perryman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

30
190 102
Ray Clemence is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Goalkeeper

31
237 143
Kyle Walker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
mio112 added Defender

32
216 140
Martin Chivers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

33
216 143
Gary Mabbutt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Defender

34
194 137
Dimitar Berbatov is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
darren-bell added Forward

35
173 123
Cliff Jones is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Winger

36
91 49
Alderwireld is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Jqwertyuiop added Alderwireld

ALDERWIRELD

37
156 122
Ricardo Villa is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
kingbass added Midfielder

38
150 123
John White is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Inside forward, Midfielder

39
131 105
Steve Archibald is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

40
134 109
Alan Gilzean is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

41
136 112
Martin Peters is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

42
125 103
Alan Mullery is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

43
123 101
Bobby Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Forward

44
129 113
Edgar Davids is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
gavin-bolton added Midfielder

45
134 123
Darren Anderton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Midfielder

46
133 128
Aaron Lennon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
hiren-bhardwa added Midfielder

47
95 101
Mike England is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Defender

48
125 139
Michael Dawson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
Defender

49
76 84
Chris Hughton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
hiren-bhardwa added Defender

50
77 87
Graham Roberts is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Tottenham Hotspur Players of All Time
alex-perring added Defender