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Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo

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

List includes Jovan Tanasijević, Lek Kcira, more.

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

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Kosovo in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Kosovo soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Fatmire Bajramaj is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward, Midfielder
Fatmire "Lira" Alushi née Fatmire Bajramaj, is a German footballer. She plays as an attacking midfielder for Paris Saint-Germain in the Division 1 Féminine and the German ...more
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Riza Lushta is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Riza Lushta was a Kosovar Albanian football striker.
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Spira Grujić is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Defender
Spira Grujić is a retired Serbian football defender. Born in Pristina, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia, Grujić passed through a number of youth teams of Red Star Belgrade, but never played in the main ...more
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Dritan Krasniqi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Midfielder
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Emir Bajrami is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Midfielder
Emir Bajrami is a Swedish footballer of Kosovar-Albanian descent who plays for IF Elfsborg as a winger.
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Lorik Cana is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Defender, Midfielder
Lorik Cana is an Albanian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Italian club Lazio and captains the Albania national football team. He used to primarily play as a defensive
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Njazi Kuqi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Njazi Kuqi is a Finnish footballer of Kosovar Albanian origin who currently plays for SG Sonnenhof in the 3. Liga as a Forward. Kuqi started his career with FC Lahti of the Veikkausliiga in ...more
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Agim Shabani is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Defender
Agim Shabani is a Norwegian football defender of Albanian descent, playing for Kvik Halden FK. Shabani moved to Sweden when he was four years old. Then his family moved to Bergen, before they ...more
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Ahmed Januzi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward, Midfielder
Ahmed Januzi is a professional Albanian footballer playing for FC Vorskla Poltava in Ukrainian Premier League and the Albania national team.
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Shkodran Metaj is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Shkodran Metaj Midfielder
Shkodran Metaj is a Dutch footballer of Kosovan descent who currently plays for Flamurtari Vlorë in the Albanian Superliga.
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Erfan Zeneli is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Winger
Erfan Zeneli is a Finnish footballer of Kosovar Albanian descent currently playing as a striker or left winger for HJK Helsinki.
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Jovan Tanasijević is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Defender
Jovan Tanasijević is a footballer who represented Montenegro internationally. He last played for FK Inđija in the Serbian SuperLiga in 2011.
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Besart Berisha is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward, Midfielder
Besart Berisha is a Albanian professional footballer who plays as a Forward for Australian club Melbourne Victory. He represented the Albanian national football team from 2006 to 2009.
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Fadil Vokrri is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Fadil Vokrri is a former Kosovar football player, from the 1980s. Since 2008 he has been the president of the Football Federation of Kosovo. Born in Podujevo, Vokrri was known for his Diego ...more
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Valon Behrami is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Midfielder
Valon Behrami is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Hamburg in the Bundesliga. His previous clubs include Stabio, Chiasso, Lugano, Genoa, Verona, Lazio, West Ham ...more
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Nenad Vanić is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Defender, Midfielder
Nenad Vanić is a former Serbian football player. During his long career he played for the likes of Gent, Lokeren, FK Bežanija and FK Crvena Zvezda. He played for Red Star in UEFA Cup Winners' ...more
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Agim Cana is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Agim Cana is a former Albanian football player, and former Yugoslav youth international.
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Lesh Shkreli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Lesh Shkreli was a Yugoslavian-American soccer forward who played in Yugoslavia, Greece and the United States. He led the American Indoor Soccer Association in scoring in 1984-1985, earning MVP ...more
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Faruk Statovci is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Faruk Statovci
Faruk Statovci is a Kosovar Bosnian footballer playing for FK Renova.
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Shpëtim Hasani is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Shpëtim Hasani is a Kosovar footballer who plays for Górnik Łęczna as a striker.
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Luan Pinari is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Luan Pinari is a former Albanian footballer who played for Dinamo Tirana, KF Tirana and Partizani Tirana, becoming one of few players to have been at all three clubs in the Albanian capital. He ...more
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Albert Bunjaku is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Forward
Albert Bunjaku is a Swiss-Kosovar football player who plays for FC St. Gallen. He represented Switzerland at the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Now he plays as a forward for the Kosovo national football
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Ymer Xhaferi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Ymer Xhaferi
Ymer Xhaferi is a Kosovo football middlefielder playing for Finnish Veikkausliiga side FF Jaro. On 11 December 2009 Xhaferi signed one year long contract with Jaro.
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Alban Dragusha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Alban Dragusha Midfielder
Alban Dragusha is a Kosovar Albanian football defender who is a free agent. Born in Pristina, during his career he represented Kosovar clubs such as KF KEK, KF Kosova Prishtinë and KF ...more
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Mërgim Hereqi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Kosovo
Mërgim Hereqi
Mërgim Hereqi is a Norwegian footballer of Kosovan-Albanian descent, who has represented Norway at international youth level, and is playing for Drammen FK in the Norwegian 2. Divisjon.