Soccer 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?"

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Abel Balbo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Abel Balbo Forward Abel Eduardo Balbo is an Argentine football manager former of Arezzo and former striker.

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Abel Ernesto Herrera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Abel Ernesto Herrera Defender Abel Ernesto Herrera 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 467. Nicknamed ...more

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Abel Masuero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Abel Masuero Defender Abel Masuero, is a football defender who plays for Instituto, on loan from Genk. Masuero began his professional playing career in 2007 with Gimnasia y Esgrima de La Plata. He made his ...more

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Adolfo Pedernera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Adolfo Pedernera Forward Adolfo Alfredo Pedernera, born in Avellaneda, Argentina, was a football player and coach. Nicknamed "El Maestro", He is still considered by many to be one of the greatest Argentine ...more

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Adrian Caceres is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Adrian Caceres Midfielder Claudio Adrian Caceres is an Argentine-born Australian footballer who currently plays for Perth SC.

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Adrián Domenech is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Adrián Domenech Defender Adrián Domenech is a retired Argentine football defender and former coach of Argentinos Juniors.

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Agustín Lastagaray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Agustín Lastagaray Agustín María Lastagaray Toledano is an Argentine footballer who currently plays for El Linqueño in Torneo Argentino B. He started his professional career with Quilmes ...more

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Alberto Acosta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alberto Acosta Forward Alberto Federico 'Beto' Acosta is an Argentine retired footballer who played as a striker. In a professional career which spanned 18 years, he played for San Lorenzo in four different spells. ...more

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Alberto Tarantini is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alberto Tarantini Alberto Tarantini is an Argentine former football player and a 1978 FIFA World Cup champion. He played as a defensive left back early in his career, and later as a wing back. Noted for his ...more

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Aldo Duscher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Aldo Duscher Midfielder Álvaro 'Aldo' Pedro Duscher is an Argentine retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. Renowned for his physical presence on the pitch, he also held an Austrian passport, ...more

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Aldo Poy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Aldo Poy Forward Aldo Pedro Poy is a retired football player and current politician. He spent his entire career at Rosario Central, playing as forward. Poy debuted on 3 October 1965 against Huracán, ...more

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Alejandro Alonso is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Alonso Midfielder Alejandro César Alonso is an former Argentine footballer. He was last playing for Saint-Étienne. He previously played for Bordeaux and Monaco. He signed a two-year deal in January ...more

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Alejandro Carrusca is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Carrusca

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Alejandro Domínguez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Domínguez Forward, Midfielder Alejandro Damián Domínguez also known as Chori is an Argentine footballer who plays for Olympiacos F.C. in the Superleague Greece 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 Alejandro Delorte is an Argentine football striker. He currently plays for Deportivo Maipú. Delorte started his professional career with Olimpo de Bahía Blanca in 2000. Alongside ...more

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Alejandro de la Cruz Bentos is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro de la Cruz Bentos Forward Alejandro de la Cruz Bentos is an Argentinan Footballer who currently plays for C.D. FAS in El Salvador.

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Alejandro Lanari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Lanari Goalkeeper Alejandro Fabio Lanari is a retired Argentine football goalkeeper. He was born on May 2, 1960, in the city of Buenos Aires in Argentina. He played for several clubs in Argentina and UANL Tigres ...more

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Alejandro Mancuso is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Mancuso Midfielder Alejandro Víctor Mancuso is a former Argentine football player. During his club career in Argentina he played for Ferro Carril Oeste, Club Atlético Vélez Sársfield, ...more

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Alejandro Sabella is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Sabella Midfielder Alejandro Javier Sabella is an Argentine football manager and former player who was the coach of the Argentina national football team from 2011 until 2014. Born in Buenos Aires, he began his ...more

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Alejandro Scopelli is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alejandro Scopelli Forward Alejandro Scopelli Casanova was an Italian Argentine football player and coach. He played for Argentina between 1929 and 1941, and competed at the inaugural 1930 FIFA World Cup. He also ...more

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Alexis Weisheim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alexis Weisheim Forward Alexis Weisheim is an Argentine footballer who is playing for Atlético Paraná Belgrano.

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Alfio Basile is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfio Basile Defender Alfredo Basile, nicknamed Coco, is an Argentine football coach and former player. He most recently coached Racing Club de Avellaneda.

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Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfredo Di Stéfano Forward Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé was an Argentine-Spanish footballer and coach, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. He was most associated with Real ...more

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Alfredo Moreno is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfredo Moreno Forward Alfredo David Moreno is an Argentine-born Mexican football forward, who currently plays for Tijuana of the Liga MX. Moreno began his career with Boca Juniors, making his debut for the team ...more

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Alfredo Rojas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Alfredo Rojas Forward Alfredo Hugo "El Tanque" Rojas Delinge is a former professional Argentine football player. Rojas started playing with Club Atlético Lanús in 1958, but his participation ...more

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Amadeo Carrizo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Amadeo Carrizo Goalkeeper Amadeo Raúl Carrizo, popularly known by his first name "Amadeo", is a former football goalkeeper. Carrizo is considered a pioneer of the position, helping to innovate techniques ...more

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Américo Gallego is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Américo Gallego Midfielder Américo Rubén "El Tolo" Gallego is an Argentine football coach and former player, he played 73 times for the Argentina national team during his playing career.

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Andrés Cruciani is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Andrés Cruciani Defender Diego Andrés Cruciani is an Argentine football coach.

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Andrés Guglielminpietro is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Andrés Guglielminpietro Midfielder Andrés Guglielminpietro, nicknamed Guly, is a former Argentine football player and current manager of Douglas Haig. A midfielder, he has been capped for the Argentina national football ...more

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Andrés Madrid is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Andrés Madrid Midfielder Andrés David Madrid is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for Portuguese club SC Mirandela as a defensive midfielder. He spent most of his career in Portugal, mainly with

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Angelo DiBernardo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Angelo DiBernardo Forward, Midfielder Angelo DiBernardo is a retired Argentine-American soccer player who played professionally in the North American Soccer League and Major Indoor Soccer League. He also represented the United ...more

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Ángel Comizzo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ángel Comizzo Goalkeeper Ángel David Comizzo Leiva is a retired Argentine football goalkeeper and current manager. Comizzo was born in Reconquista, and began his career at Talleres in the Primera Division ...more

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Ángel Labruna is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ángel Labruna Forward Angel Amadeo Labruna, was a football player and coach in Argentina. He is the second top scorer of the Argentine First Division with 293 goals, Arsenio Erico being the first top scorer with 295 ...more

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Ángel Tulio Zof is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ángel Tulio Zof Defender Ángel Tulio Zof was an Argentine footballer and coach.

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Antonio Barijho is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Antonio Barijho Forward Antonio Daniel Barijho is an Argentine football striker. Barijho started his career with Huracán in 1992, he left the club in 1998 and returned in 2007. The most successful part of his ...more

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Antonio Mohamed is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Antonio Mohamed Forward Ricardo Antonio Mohamed Matijevich is a former Argentine footballer and current manager of C.F. Monterrey.

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Antonio Rattín is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Antonio Rattín Midfielder Antonio Ubaldo Rattín is a former Argentine football player, best known as a Boca Juniors midfielder, and because of an incident in a match at the 1966 FIFA World Cup. Rattín still ...more

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Antonio Roma is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Antonio Roma Goalkeeper Antonio Roma was an Argentine football goalkeeper. Nicknamed Tarzan for the way of throwing himself for the ball, he started his professional career with Ferrocarril Oeste in 1955, where he ...more

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Antonio Valentín Angelillo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Antonio Valentín Angelillo Forward Antonio Valentín Angelillo is an Italian Argentine former football forward who played the majority of his professional career in the Italian Serie A, and was a member of both the ...more

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Ariel Montenegro is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Montenegro Midfielder Ariel Alfredo Montenegro Casella is an Argentine retired footballer who played as a midfielder. He also held an Italian passport, and spent most of his career in Spain, amassing Segunda ...more

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Ariel Broggi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Broggi Defender Ariel Esteban Broggi is an Argentine football defender. He currently plays for Banfield in the Primera B Nacional.

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Ariel Seltzer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Seltzer Defender Ariel Gerardo Seltzer is an Argentine football defender who currently plays for Unión de Mar del Plata in the Torneo Argentino A. Besides playing club football, he has represented his ...more

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Ariel González is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel González Forward Oscar Ariel González Mezzenasco is an Argentine naturalized Mexican footballer who plays as a center forward, for Irapuato. He played most of his career in the first and second divisions ...more

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Ariel Graziani is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Graziani Forward Ariel José Graziani Lentini is a former football player. He is a naturalized Ecuadorian striker who represented the Ecuador national team on 34 occasions between 1997 and 2000. After ...more

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Ariel Ibagaza is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Ibagaza Midfielder Ariel Miguel Santiago Ibagaza is an Argentine footballer who plays for Greek club Panionios FC. Nicknamed El Caño, his usual position is attacking midfielder, and he is well known for his ...more

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Ariel López is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel López Forward Ariel Maximiliano López is a former Argentine football player. López played for Club Atlético Lanús Club Atlético Quilmes and San Lorenzo in his native ...more

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Ariel Ortega is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Ortega Forward, Midfielder Arnaldo Ariel Ortega is a retired Argentine football attacking midfielder. His nickname is "El Burrito", thus he is called "Burrito Ortega". Ariel Ortega first played for ...more

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Ariel Rosada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Ariel Rosada Midfielder Ariel Javier "El Bombon" Rosada is an Argentine midfielder. He is known for his uncompromising tackling and resolutely defensive playing style. Rosada began to play professionally in ...more

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Attilio Demaría is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Attilio Demaría Forward Atilio José Demaría was an Italian Argentine footballer player, who played for Argentina in the 1930 World Cup and for Italy in the 1934 World Cup. He was born in Buenos Aires. He ...more

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Bernabé Ferreyra is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Argentina
Bernabé Ferreyra Forward Bernabé Ferreyra was an Argentine association football forward. He was one of the first professional players in Argentine football to reach great popularity, to the point that he had a ...more