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List of the best soccer players from Jamaica. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Jamaica, along with photos when available. This list of best Jamaican 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 Jamaican soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

This list contains players like Fabian Davis and Keith Kelly, famous Jamaicans who have contributed to the sport and global culture of soccer.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Jamaican footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Jamaican soccer player of all time?" They don't all play for Jamaican soccer teams, but all of these famous players hail from Jamaica.

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Jamaica in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Jamaican soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Raheem Sterling is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder Raheem Shaquille Sterling is a Jamaican-born English professional footballer who plays as a winger, attacking midfielder or striker for Premier League club Liverpool and the England national ...more

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John Barnes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder John Charles Bryan Barnes MBE is a Jamaican-born English former footballer and manager, who currently works as a commentator and pundit for ESPN and SuperSport. During his playing career, Barnes ...more

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Theodore Whitmore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Theodore Whitmore Midfielder Theodore Whitmore is a football midfielder from Jamaica. He is former manager for the Jamaica national football team.

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Ricardo Gardner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Defender, Midfielder Ricardo Wayne Gardner, commonly known as Bibi, is a Jamaican footballer. He is naturally a left winger but can also play in the centre of midfield or at left wingback. He is a free agent after ...more

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Walter Boyd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Walter Boyd Forward Walter Boyd is a retired football striker from Jamaica. Nicknamed Blacka Pearl or The Pearl, Boyd was an extremely gifted yet controversial player whose off field antics always appeared to get ...more

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Ricardo Fuller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Ricardo Fuller Forward Ricardo Dwayne Fuller is a Jamaican professional footballer who plays as a striker for Millwall. He has also played for the Jamaica national team. Fuller started his football career with ...more

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Andy Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward, Midfielder Andrew "Andy" Williams is a retired Canadian-born Jamaican footballer who last played for Real Salt Lake in Major League Soccer.

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Alan Cole is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
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Wes Morgan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
IanHarvey added Defender Wesley Nathan "Wes" Morgan is a professional footballer who plays for and captains Leicester City as a defender. He spent a majority of his career with his boyhood club, Nottingham ...more

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Deon Burton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward Deon John Burton is a professional footballer who plays for Eastleigh as a striker.

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Ian Goodison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Ian Goodison Defender Ian De Souza Goodison is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a defender. He is currently a free agent after being released by Tranmere Rovers.

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Donovan Ricketts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts is a Jamaican footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Orlando City SC in Major League Soccer. Ricketts played more than 100 games for Bradford City in England, and has more than ...more

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Onandi Lowe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Onandi Lowe Forward Onandi Lowe is a Jamaican former international footballer who played in every outfield position, but was best known as a prolific forward. He spent some of his career in the Jamaican National ...more

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Warren Barrett is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Warren Barrett Goalkeeper Warren Barrett is a retired Jamaican football goalkeeper. Nicknamed 'Boopie', he played mostly for Violet Kickers F.C., but also played one season for Wadadah F.C. in the 1999/2000 season. He ...more

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Robbie Earle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder Robert Fitzgerald "Robbie" Earle MBE is an English-born Jamaican former international footballer who played as a midfielder. He played 578 league games in senior club football, scoring ...more

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Peter Cargill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Peter Cargill Defender, Midfielder Peter Cargill was a Jamaican international football player. His position was midfielder or defender. Nicknamed "Jair", he played for local sides Swallowfield FC, CC Lions, Port Morant ...more

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Luton Shelton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Luton Shelton Forward, Midfielder Luton Shelton is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a striker or winger for Volga Nizhny Novgorod. He made his international debut for Jamaica in 2004, and has earned 73 caps, scoring 35 goals. ...more

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Stephen Malcolm is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Stephen Malcolm Defender, Midfielder Stephen Malcolm was a Jamaican international football player. His position was defender.

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Demar Phillips is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Demar Phillips Midfielder Demar Constantine Phillips is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a left wingback for Real Salt Lake.

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Lindy Delapenha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Lindy Delapenha Lloyd Lindbergh "Lindy" Delapenha was a football player. He was the first Jamaican to play professional football in England.

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Marlon King is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward Marlon Francis King is a professional footballer who plays as a striker. He is currently serving an 18-month jail sentence following a conviction for dangerous driving in May 2014. Born in ...more

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Rodolph Austin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
RobertDarlington added Defender, Midfielder Rodolph 'Rudy' William Austin is a Jamaican professional footballer who plays for English club Leeds United as a midfielder. Austin also formerly captained the side. He is also captain of the ...more

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Jobi McAnuff is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder Joel Joshua Frederick Melvin "Jobi" McAnuff is a professional footballer playing for Leyton Orient. He began his career at Wimbledon, making over 100 appearances for the club before ...more

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Tyrone Marshall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Tyrone Marshall Defender Tyrone Everton Marshall is a retired Jamaican footballer and current coach.

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Frank Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Defender Frank Mohammed Sinclair is a footballer who is currently playing for Brackley Town in the Conference North. Between 2013 and 2015, he was the player-manager of Colwyn Bay. Sinclair, a defender ...more

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Durrant Brown is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Durrant Brown Durrant Brown is a retired Jamaican football player. The defender played mostly for Wadadah F.C.. He was nicknamed 'Tatty'. He played at central defence and was regarded as one of the best to ...more

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Alvas Powell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Defender Alvas Powell is a Jamaican international footballer who plays for Portland Timbers as a defender. A native of the parish St. Thomas, he attended Paul Bogle High School and gained recognition for ...more

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Dane Richards is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder Dane O'Brian Richards is a Jamaican footballer who currently plays for the New York Red Bulls.

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Marcus Gayle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Defender, Forward, Midfielder Marcus Anthony Gayle is an English born Jamaican former professional footballer, who was most recently manager of Staines Town. Gayle's primary position was as a striker but also played as a ...more

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Omar Daley is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Omar Daley Midfielder Omar Daley is a Jamaican footballer who currently plays for Oklahoma City Energy in the United Soccer League. He plays as a winger. He has also played for the Jamaican national side winning more ...more

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Kevin Lisbie is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Kevin Lisbie Forward Kevin Anthony Lisbie is a footballer who plays for Stevenage on loan from Leyton Orient as a striker. Born in London, he earned 10 international caps for Jamaica.

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Garath McCleary is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Garath McCleary Midfielder Garath James McCleary is a professional footballer who plays for Reading as a winger.

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Jason Euell is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward, Midfielder Jason Joseph Euell is a former footballer and now the Under 21s coach at Charlton Athletic FC. He played as either a forward or a midfielder. He has also been capped three times by Jamaica. He ...more

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Aaron Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Goalkeeper Aaron Lawrence in Jamaica was a professional footballer, he has since retired. During his career he played as a goalkeeper, making over 60 appearances for Jamaica.

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Paul Hall is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward Paul Anthony Hall, is a retired English-born Jamaican international footballer. He is currently a coach at Conference National side Tamworth, during his career, Hall was a striker who could also ...more

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Fabian Davis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Fabian Davis Defender, Midfielder Fabian Davis is a retired Jamaican football defender or midfielder. On 7 October 2008 to January 2010, he became interim player/coach of Arnett Gardens F.C., after Jerome Waite was sacked ...more

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Simeon Jackson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward Simeon Alexander Jackson is a Canadian international soccer player who plays for Coventry City. He has spent the majority of his career playing in England, relocating from Mississauga, Ontario, ...more

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Cardel Benbow is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
ithz-shamar-riley added Cardel Benbow

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Cornel Chin-Sue is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Cornel Chin-Sue Midfielder Cornel Chin-Sue is a Jamaican football midfielder who currently plays for Arnett Gardens F.C..

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Wolde Harris is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Wolde Harris Forward Wolde Sealassie Harris is a Jamaican football striker who played professionally in Major League Soccer and was the 1996 A-League Rookie of the Year. He earned twenty-eight caps with the Jamaican ...more

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Kevin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Kevin Wilson Forward Kevin Wilson is a Jamaican football striker who currently plays for Arnett Gardens F.C..

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Paul Young is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Forward Paul Young is a retired Jamaican soccer forward who played two seasons in Major League Soccer and several in the USISL and USL A-League. He also coached Portmore United, Waterhouse F.C. and ...more

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Shavar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Shavar Thomas Defender Shavar Thomas is a Jamaican footballer who most recently played for Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the North American Soccer League.

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Adrian Reid is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Defender Adrian Reid is a Jamaican football defender who currently plays for Portmore United in the Jamaican Digicel Premier League.

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Deshorn Brown is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Deshorn Brown Forward Deshorn Brown is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a forward for Vålerenga.

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Gerald Neil is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Gerald Neil Defender Gerald Neil is a Jamaican football defender.

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Damion Stewart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Damion Stewart Defender Damion Delano Stewart is a Jamaican professional footballer who plays for Pahang FA in the Malaysian Super League, as a defender.

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Dennis Ziadie is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Dennis Ziadie Forward Dennis Ziadie was a Jamaican footballer who played in the NASL with the Boston Beacons in 1968, as well as the Jamaican national side. He is the father of fellow players Chris Ziadie, Nick ...more

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Chris Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
Midfielder Christopher Charles Humphrey is a Jamaican professional footballer who plays as a winger for Preston North End and the Jamaica national team.

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Leon Bailey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Jamaica
mosalahsucks added Leon Bailey

Beast. Second best Jamaican player. Hero. Beast. And a forward.