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Famous Soccer Players from Argentina

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Check out this extensive list of the best soccer players from Argentina. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Argentina, along with photos when available. This list of best Argentinian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Argentinian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Examples include Walter García and Roberto Sosa.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Argentinian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Argentinian soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Argentina in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Argentinian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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Abel Balbo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward from Empalme Villa Constitución, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Abel Eduardo Balbo (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈβel eˈðwaɾðo ˈβalβo]; born 1 June 1966) is an Argentine former professional footballer and manager who played as a striker for various clubs ...more

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Abel Ernesto Herrera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Abel Ernesto Herrera Defender from Avellaneda, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Abel Ernesto Herrera (born May 9, 1955) is a former Argentine football left back. He holds the record for the most league appearances for Estudiantes de La Plata in the professional era with ...more
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Abel Masuero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Abel Masuero Defender from Santa Fe Province, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Abel Masuero (born 6 April 1988), is a football defender who plays for Brown Adrogue of the Primera B Metropolitana. Masuero began his professional playing career in 2007 with Gimnasia y Esgrima ...more
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Adolfo Pedernera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward from Avellaneda, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Adolfo Alfredo Pedernera (15 November 1918 – 12 May 1995), born in Avellaneda, Argentina, was a football player and coach. Nicknamed "El Maestro" ("The Teacher" or "The ...more
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Adrian Caceres is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Adrian Caceres Midfielder from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Claudio Adrián Cáceres (born 10 January 1982 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine-born Australian former footballer who last played for Balcatta FC.
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Adrián Domenech ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Adrián Domenech Defender from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Adrián Domenech (born 25 March 1959) is a retired Argentine football defender and former coach of Argentinos Juniors.
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Agustín Lastagara... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Agustín Lastagaray

Nationality: Argentina

Agustín María Lastagaray Toledano (born October 8, 1981) is an Argentine footballer who currently plays for El Linqueño in Torneo Argentino B. He started his professional ...more
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Alberto Acosta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward from Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alberto Federico 'Beto' Acosta (born 23 August 1966) is an Argentine retired footballer who played as a striker. In a professional career which spanned 18 years (nearly 700 official games and ...more
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Alberto Tarantini is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alberto César Tarantini (born 3 December 1955) is an Argentine former footballer who played as a defender. He won the 1978 FIFA World Cup with the Argentina national football team. He ...more
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Aldo Duscher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Aldo Duscher Midfielder from Esquel, Argentina

Nationality: Austria, Argentina

Álvaro 'Aldo' Pedro Duscher (born 22 March 1979) is an Argentine retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. Renowned for his physical presence on the pitch, he also held an ...more
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Aldo Poy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Aldo Poy Forward from Rosario, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Aldo Pedro Poy (Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina, 14 September 1945) is a retired football player and current politician. He spent his entire career at Rosario Central, playing as forward. Poy ...more
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Alejandro Alonso is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Alonso Midfielder from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro César Alonso (born 3 March 1982) is an Argentine former footballer who played as a midfielder. He was last playing for Saint-Étienne. He previously played for Bordeaux ...more
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Alejandro Carrusca is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Carrusca

Nationality: Argentina

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Alejandro Domíngu... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward and Midfielder from Lanús, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro Damián Domínguez (born 10 June 1981), also known as Chori, is an Argentinian former footballer who played as an attacking midfielder or a second striker.
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Alejandro Delorte is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Delorte Forward from Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro Delorte (born 2 June 1978 in Cabildo) is an Argentine football striker. He currently plays for Deportivo Maipú. Delorte started his professional career with Olimpo de ...more
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Alejandro de la Cruz Ben... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro de la Cruz Bentos Forward from Corrientes, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro de la Cruz Bentos (born May 3, 1978) is a retired Argentinian footballer. |caps10 = 3
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Alejandro Lanari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Lanari Goalkeeper from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro Fabio Lanari (born 2 May 1960 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a retired Argentine football goalkeeper. He played for several clubs in Argentina and UANL Tigres in Mexico. Lanari started ...more
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Alejandro Mancuso is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Mancuso Midfielder from Ciudadela, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro Víctor Mancuso (born 4 September 1968 in Ciudadela) is a former Argentine footballer who played as a midfielder. During his club career in Argentina he played for Ferro Carril ...more
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Alejandro Sabella is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Midfielder from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alejandro Javier Sabella (locally [saˈβela]; born 5 November 1954) is an Argentine football manager and former player. Born in Buenos Aires, he began his playing career with River Plate in his ...more
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Alejandro Scopelli is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward from La Plata, Argentina

Nationality: Italy, Argentina

Alejandro Scopelli Casanova (Spanish pronunciation: [aleˈxandɾo eskoˈpeli], Italian: [skoˈpɛlli]; 12 May 1908 – 23 October 1987) was an Italian Argentine football player and coach. A striker, he ...more
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Alexis Weisheim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alexis Weisheim Forward from Piedras Blancas, Spain

Nationality: Argentina

Alexis Weisheim (born 15 January 1981 in Entre Ríos Province) is an Argentine footballer who is playing for Club Sanjustino de San Justo.
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Alfio Basile is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Defender from Bahía Blanca, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alfio Basile (born 1 November 1943 in Bahía Blanca), nicknamed Coco, is an Argentine football coach and former player. He played for Racing Club de Avellaneda and Huracán before ...more
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Alfredo Di Stéfan... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Forward from Buenos Aires, Barracas, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Nationality: Colombia, Argentina, Spain

Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfɾeðo ði esˈtefano]; 4 July 1926 – 7 July 2014) was an Argentine-Spanish professional footballer and ...more
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Alfredo Moreno is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfredo Moreno Forward from Santiago del Estero, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina, Mexico

Alfredo David Moreno (born January 12, 1980) is an Argentine-born Mexican footballer, who currently plays as a forward for Celaya F.C. of the Ascenso MX. Moreno began his career with Boca ...more
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Alfredo Rojas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfredo Rojas Forward from Lanús, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina

Alfredo Rojas may refer to: Alfredo Rojas (Argentine footballer) (born 1937) Alfredo Rojas (Chilean footballer) (born 1985) Alfredo Rojas (Peruvian footballer) (born 1991)