The Best Soccer Players From Brazil

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Soccer players born in Brazil or who played on the Brazilian national team.

Who are the best football players from Brazil? This list includes the greatest soccer players born in Brazil or who played on the Brazilian national team. While the Brazilian men's national team has a long and storied history of producing top international talent, fans of the Verde-Amarela have been waiting for the Canaries to recapture international glory since 2002. So, who are the best footballers from Brazil? Who is the best Brazilian soccer player of all time?

Some of the best Brazilian soccer players include national legends like Pele, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Cafu, Zico, and Rivaldo. There are also current Brazil football stars such as Neymar, Fabinho, and Casemiro, who are making an impact across the globe. 

Vote up the best soccer players from the Brazil, and help decide who is the greatest Brazilian footballer of all time!

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  • Ronaldinho
    1
    Forward, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil, Spain
  • Pelé
    2
    Forward, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazilian
  • Ronaldo
    3
    Forward
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Roberto Carlos
    4
    Defender, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Rivaldo
    5
    Forward, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Sócrates
    6
    Forward, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Kaká
    7
    Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Romário
    8
    Forward
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Zico
    9
    Playmaker, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Cafu
    10
    Defender
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Neymar
    11
    Forward
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Garrincha
    12
    Right Wing, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Marcelo Vieira
    13
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Carlos Alberto Torres
    14
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Paulo Roberto Falcão
    15
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Daniel Alves
    16
    Defender
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Bebeto
    17
    Forward
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Jairzinho
    18
    Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Roberto Rivelino
    19
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Thiago Silva
    20
    Defender, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Didi
    21
    Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Cláudio Taffarel
    22
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Tostão
    23
    Winger, Forward, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Gérson
    24
    Playmaker, Midfielder
    • Nationality: Brazil
  • Nílton Santos
    25
    • Nationality: Brazil