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Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

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

This is a list that includes players like Ritvars Rugins and Valentīns Lobaņovs.

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

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Latvia in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Latvian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Aivars Riherts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Aleksandrs Isakovs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Aleksandrs Isakovs Defender from Daugavpils, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia

Aleksandrs Isakovs (born 16 September 1973 in Daugavpils) is a former football defender from Latvia. He has played 58 international matches for the Latvia national team. He debuted in 1997, and ...more
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Aleksandrs Ivanovs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Aleksandrs Ivanovs

Nationality: Latvia

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Aleksandrs Starkovs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward from Madona, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Aleksandrs Starkovs (born 26 July 1955) is a Latvian football coach and a former footballer. He is currently the manager of FK Liepāja. Starkovs has managed clubs such as Spartak Moscow in ...more
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Aleksandrs Vlasovs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Goalkeeper from Liepāja, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Aleksejs Boruns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Aleksejs Boruns

Nationality: Latvia

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Aleksejs Krucs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Aleksejs Kuplovs-Oginski... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Andrejs Butriks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Andrejs Butriks (born 20 December 1982 in Riga) is a former Latvian football forward, currently the sporting director of FK Ventspils in the Latvian Higher League.
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Andrejs Pavlovs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Goalkeeper from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union

Andrejs Pavlovs (born 22 February 1979) is a Latvian football goalkeeper, who currently plays for Spartaks Jūrmala in the Latvian Higher League.
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Andrejs Piedels is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Goalkeeper from Jēkabpils, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Andrejs Piedels (born 17 September 1970 in Jēkabpils) is a former Latvian football goalkeeper and the current goalkeeping coach of FK Jelgava in the Latvian Higher League and Latvia national ...more
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Andrejs Prohorenkovs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward from Ogre, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Andrejs Prohorenkovs (born 5 February 1977 in Ogre) is a Latvian football midfielder, currently playing for FK Ogre in the Latvian First League. He also works as the manager of the club.
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Andrejs Rubins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Midfielder from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Andrejs Rubins (born 26 November 1978 in Riga) is a Latvian former football midfielder, who last played for the Azerbaijan Premier League club Simurq PFC. He was also a member of Latvia national ...more
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Andrejs Štolcers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Andrejs Štolcers (born 8 July 1974 in Riga) is a Latvian former professional footballer and current technical director of Hong Kong Premier League club Eastern.
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Andris Kuvshynovs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Andris Kuvshynovs

Nationality: Latvia

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Andris Riherts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Antons Astrahancevs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Antons Trifonovs is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Antons Trifonovs

Nationality: Latvia

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Artjoms Butorins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

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Artūrs Zakreševskis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Artūrs Zakreševskis (born 7 August 1971 in Riga) is a former football defender from Latvia and is currently the assistant of Latvia U-15 team. He is currently a member of Latvia national beach ...more
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Deniss Ivanovs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender from Liepāja, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia

Deniss Ivanovs (born 11 January 1984) is a Latvian football defender who plays for Nyíregyháza Spartacus in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I.
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Deniss Romanovs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Goalkeeper from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Deniss Romanovs (born 2 September 1978) is a Latvian football goalkeeper, who currently plays for Riga FC.
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Dzintars Zirnis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender from Riga, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia, Soviet Union

Dzintars Zirnis (born 25 April 1977 in Riga) is a Latvian football defender. He plays for Latvian First League club FK 1625 Liepāja. For almost his entire career Zirnis played for FK Liepājas ...more
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Edgars Burlakovs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Edgars Burlakovs Midfielder from Daugavpils, Latvia

Nationality: Latvia

Edgars Burlakovs (born 6 January 1974) is a former football midfielder from Latvia. His last club was Dinaburg FC. Burlakovs previously played for FC Rubin Kazan in the Russian First Division ...more
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Edijs Blekte is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Edijs Blekte

Nationality: Latvia