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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

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Aleksandrs Isakovs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Aleksandrs Isakovs Defender Aleksandrs Isakovs is a former football defender from Latvia. He has played 58 international matches for the Latvia national team. He debuted in 1997, and played at the Euro 2004. He started his ...more

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Aleksandrs Ivanovs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Aleksandrs Ivanovs

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Aleksandrs Starkovs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Aleksandrs Starkovs is a Latvian football coach and a former footballer. He is currently working at the Latvian Football Federation as the chairman of the National teams' committee. Starkovs ...more

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Aleksandrs Vlasovs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Goalkeeper

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

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

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

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Andrejs Butriks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Andrejs Butriks 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 Andrejs Pavlovs is a Latvian football goalkeeper, who currently plays for Skonto Rīga 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 Andrejs Piedels is a former Latvian football goalkeeper and the current goalkeeping coach of FK Jelgava in the Latvian Higher League and Latvia national football team. As a player he played for ...more

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Andrejs Prohorenkovs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Andrejs Prohorenkovs 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 Andrejs Rubins 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 football team. Currently, ...more

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Andrejs Štolcers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Andrejs Štolcers is a Latvian former professional footballer, who is currently playing for Surrey South Eastern Combination League side Chessington KC FC based in Chessington, Surrey.

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Andris Kuvshynovs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Andris Kuvshynovs

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

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

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

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

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Artūrs Zakreševskis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender Artūrs Zakreševskis 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 soccer team too. He started ...more

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Deniss Ivanovs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender Deniss Ivanovs is a Latvian football defender who currently 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 Deniss Romanovs is a Latvian football goalkeeper, currently playing for Pelita Bandung Raya in the QNB LEAGUE.

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Dzintars Zirnis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender Dzintars Zirnis is a retired Latvian football defender. For almost his entire career Zirnis played for FK Liepājas Metalurgs in the Latvian Higher League, making his debut in 1997 and playing ...more

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Edgars Burlakovs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Edgars Burlakovs Midfielder Edgars Burlakovs 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 during the 2000 season.

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Edijs Blekte is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Edijs Blekte

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Ēriks Pētersons is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Ēriks Pētersons Ēriks Pētersons was Latvian footballer and hockey player. In time between 1929–1939 he played 63 international matches and scored 21 goal for Latvia national team. He also played in Latvian ...more

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Harijs Toms is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

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Igors Kozlovs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Midfielder

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Igors Semjonovs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Midfielder Igors Semjonovs is a Latvian football midfielder, currently playing for the Latvian First League club FB Gulbene.

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Igors Stepanovs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender Igors Nauris Stepanovs is a former Latvian football defender, currently a manager. Stepanovs has played 100 international matches and scored 4 goals for the Latvia national team. He made his ...more

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Imants Bleidelis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Midfielder Imants Bleidelis is a former football midfielder from Latvia. He last played for FK Liepājas Metalurgs. He has made 106 appearances for the Latvia national team.

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Ivans Lukjanovs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward, Midfielder Ivans Lukjanovs is a Latvian football midfielder, who currently plays for FC Volgar Astrakhan and Latvia national football team.

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Ivars Gailis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

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Jevgenijs Kachanovs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Jevgenijs Kachanovs

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Jurijs Andrejevs is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Jurijs Andrejevs is a former footballer who is currently the sporting director of Liepājas Metalurgs. Previously he was the manager of the team but was released in 2008 after an unsuccessful ...more

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Jurijs Sokolovs is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

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Juris Laizāns is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Midfielder Juris Laizāns is a Latvian former football midfielder, currently working as a scout for FC Krasnodar in the Russian Premier League.

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Kristaps Blanks is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Kristaps Blanks is a Latvian football striker, currently playing for the Latvian Higher League club Daugava Rīga.

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Kristaps Grebis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Kristaps Grebis is a Latvian footballer, currently playing for FK Liepāja in the Latvian Higher League.

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Maksims Kamkins is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Winger, Forward

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Marian Pahars is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Marians Pahars is a Latvian former footballer, currently the manager of Latvia national football team. He spent most of his career as a striker with Southampton in the Premier League and with ...more

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Māris Smirnovs is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Māris Smirnovs Defender Māris Smirnovs is a former Latvian football defender, currently the assistant manager of FK Ventspils, playing in the Latvian Higher League. Smirnovs has played 22 international matches for ...more

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Māris Verpakovskis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Māris Verpakovskis, is a Latvian football forward, who currently plays for the Latvian Higher League club FK Liepāja. Primarily, he is the club's president but still remains an active ...more

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Marsels Vapne is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia

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Mihails Miholaps is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Forward Mihails Miholaps is a former Latvian football striker. Currently he is the assistant manager of the Latvian Higher League club Skonto Riga. He has played 32 international matches and scored 2 ...more

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Mihails Zemļinskis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Defender Mihails Zemļinskis is a Latvian politician and former international footballer. Zemļinskis spent most of his career at Skonto FC except for short periods at FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, at BVSC ...more

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Oļegs Blagonadeždins is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Oļegs Blagonadeždins Defender Oļegs Blagonadeždins is a former Latvian football defender, currently the assistant manager of the Latvian Higher League club FK Spartaks Jūrmala. During his playing career Blagonadeždins played ...more

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Ritus Krjauklis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Ritus Krjauklis Defender Ritus Krjauklis is a Latvian football defender, currently playing for FK Ventspils in the Latvian Higher League.

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Rolands Krjauklis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia
Rolands Krjauklis

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Toms Andersons is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Latvia