The Best Soccer Players from Canada

Looking for a list of the best soccer players from Canada? You're in luck. This list includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Canada, along with photos when available. This list of the best Canadian soccer players is ordered by popularity (ranked by you), so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Canadian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

You can rank all of these players, from Terry Dunfield to Greg Sutton, to help determine just who are or were the best Canadian soccer players. In short, you can help answer the questions, "Who are the best Canadian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Canadian soccer player of all time?"

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

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  • Jonathan Christian David (born January 14, 2000) is a Canadian born French professional soccer player who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Lille and the Canada national team.
  • Alphonso Boyle Davies (born November 2, 2000) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a left-back or winger for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Canadian national team. Davies was ...more
  • Tajon Buchanan (born February 8, 1999) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a winger for Club Brugge in the Belgian Pro League and the Canada national team.
  • Fernando João Lobo Aguiar (born 18 March 1972) is a Canadian retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. He was arguably Canada's second most successful player to have competed in ...more
  • Daniel Márcio Fernandes (born 25 September 1983) is a professional footballer who plays for S.C. Farense as a goalkeeper. He moved frequently in his club career, representing teams in Portugal, ...more
  • Pedro Miguel Salgadinho Pacheco de Melo (born 27 June 1984), known as Pacheco, is a Canadian professional footballer who plays for Sporting Clube Ideal as a defensive midfielder.
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    Kyle Larin,

    Briliant striker, young Canadian football player who plays for Besiktas. He will be well known in near future.

  • Ian Christopher Bridge (born 18 September 1959 in Victoria, British Columbia) is a former member of the Canada men's national soccer team and most recently the head coach of the national women's ...more
  • Atiba Hutchinson (born 8 February 1983) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays for Beşiktaş and the Canadian national team as a midfielder. While playing in Denmark he won the Danish ...more
  • Wojciech "Wojtek" Zarzycki (born 21 June 1982 in Wrocław, Poland) is a former Polish-Canadian footballer who last played for St. Catharines Wolves.
  • George "Teddy" Pakos (born August 14, 1952 in Victoria, British Columbia) is a former Canadian international soccer player. His goals were crucial in Canada qualifying for its only FIFA World Cup ...more
  • David Ousted Hansen (born 1 February 1985) is a Danish footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for FC Midtjylland. He played with SønderjyskE and Randers in the Danish Superliga, before moving to the ...more
  • Davide Antonio Xausa (born 10 March 1976) is a Canadian former soccer player.
  • Gil Vainshtein (born 29 October 1984 in Ukraine) is a Canadian association football player who plays for the Italia Shooters of the Canadian Soccer League.
  • Dwayne Anthony De Rosario (born May 15, 1978) is a Canadian professional soccer player, who plays as a forward or as an attacking midfielder. De Rosario currently plays for the Mississauga MetroStars ...more
  • Rumbani Andrew Munthali (born 2 December 1978) is a Canadian former professional soccer player who played as a defender and midfielder.
  • Johannes Nicolaas "John" van 't Schip (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɟɔn vɑn ət ˈsxɪp]; born 30 December 1963) is a Dutch Canadian and former Dutch international footballer, who played as a winger. Since ...more
  • David McDonald Norman Jr. (born May 6, 1962) is a former long-time Canadian soccer player as a defensive midfielder.
  • Peter John M. Sloly, (born 5 August 1966) is a Canadian police officer who serves as Ottawa Chief of Police and former soccer player. He is the former deputy chief of the Toronto Police Service ...more
  • Adrian Cann (born September 19, 1980) is a Canadian soccer defender who currently plays for the Mississauga MetroStars of the Major Arena Soccer League.
  • James Michael Nicholl (born 28 December 1956) is a former Northern Ireland international footballer who played for several clubs, including Manchester United and Rangers. He was mainly a right-back ...more
  • Dominic Imhof (born July 28, 1982 in Grande Prairie, Alberta) is a Canadian footballer who currently plays for FC Tuggen in the 1.Liga Gruppe 3.
  • Srdjan Djekanovic (Serbian: Срђан Ђекановић/Srđan Đekanović; born 8 January 1983) is a Canadian retired professional soccer player.
  • Mark Janković is a Canadian soccer player.