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

List is made up of many different players, including Farooq Shah and Atiq Ullah.

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

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

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Amjad Iqbal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Amjad Iqbal Defender, Midfielder Amjad Iqbal is a footballer. He has been capped by Pakistan.

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Muhammad Essa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Essa Forward Muhammad Essa Khan is a Pashtun Pakistani footballer playing currently for KRL FC. The striker is also the captain of Pakistan national football team and is one of the most talented football ...more

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Kalim Ullah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Kalim Ullah Forward Kaleemullah Khan is a Pakistani footballer who plays for Dordoi Bishkek and the Pakistan national team. Khan plays as a midfielder or forward, and has been deployed in a variety of attacking ...more

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Zesh Rehman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Zesh Rehman Defender Zeshan "Zesh" Rehman is a British-Pakistani professional footballer who plays for Pahang FA in the Malaysia Super League as a defender. He was the first British Asian to start a ...more

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Rubin Okotie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Rubin Okotie Forward Rubin Rafael Okotie is an Austrian professional footballer currently playing as a striker for German 2. Bundesliga side 1860 Munich. Born in Pakistan to a Nigerian father and an Austrian mother, ...more

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Nabil Aslam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Nabil Aslam Defender Nabil Aslam is a Pakistani footballer of Danish descent, who currently plays for Svebølle B&I in the Danish 2nd Division. In February 2015 he was called by Pakistan Football ...more

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Adnan Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Adnan Ahmed Midfielder Adnan Farooq Ahmed is a Pakistan international footballer who plays for Nelson in the Premier Division of the North West Counties League. Starting his career at Huddersfield Town in 2004, after ...more

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Azeem Razwan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Azeem Razwan Defender, Forward, Midfielder

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Jaffar Khan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Jaffar Khan Goalkeeper Jaffar Khan is a Pakistani footballer, who is the current captain of Pakistan Army FC. He is also the former captain of Pakistan national football team. Jaffar, nicknamed Jeff, has been playing ...more

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Abdul Ghafoor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Abdul Ghafoor Midfielder Abdul Ghafoor Majna was a Pakistani professional footballer. He played as a midfielder. Ghafoor was also a former captain of the Pakistan national football team.

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Saddam Hussain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Saddam Hussain Midfielder Saddam Hussain is a Pakistani footballer who plays for Kyrgyz club FC Dordoi Bishkek as a central midfielder. Hussain began his career at Pakistan International Airlines, one of the main teams' ...more

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Reg Tricker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Reg Tricker Inside forward Reginald William "Reg" Tricker was an English footballer. Though born in Karachi, then part of British India, now in Pakistan, Tricker's family moved back to England in 1908 when he ...more

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Adam Docker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Adam Docker Defender Adam Luke Docker is an English-Pakistani footballer. In 2007 he was called up for Pakistan, where he used the name of Adam Karim. Born to a Pakistani father and English mother, Karim began his ...more

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Muhammad Shahid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Shahid Defender Muhammad Shahid, is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for WAPDA FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Shahid plays as a Defender. He earned his first international cap ...more

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Atif Bashir is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Atif Bashir Defender Atif Bashir Qureshi is a football player, who plays for Dinas Powys and at international level for the Pakistan national team.

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Haroon Yousaf is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Haroon Yousaf Defender, Midfielder Haroon Yousaf was born on 10 November 1973 in Mandi Bahauddin. He was the former Pakistan national football team Captain and was capped 53 times and scored 3 goals in his international career. ...more

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Muhammad Rasool is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Rasool Forward Muhammad Rasool is a Pakistani professional footballer who plays for Karachi Electric and the Pakistan National team.

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Zahid Hameed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Zahid Hameed Midfielder Zahid Hameed is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for WAPDA FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Hameed plays as a Midfielder. He earned his first international cap during ...more

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Muhammad Irfan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Irfan Defender, Midfielder Muhammad Irfan is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for PIA FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Irfan is a Defender who can also play as a Midfielder and earned his ...more

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Muhammad Qasim is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Qasim Forward Muhammad Qasim is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for KRL FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Qasim is a forward who can also play as a right-winger. He won the Geo ...more

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Tanveer Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Tanveer Ahmed Defender Tanveer Ahmed is a Pakistani footballer, who is the former captain of WAPDA FC. He is also the former captain of Pakistan national football team. A mainstay in the national team, the experienced ...more

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Yousuf Butt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Yousuf Butt Goalkeeper Yousuf Butt is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for Boldklubberne Glostrup Albertslund.

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Abdul Rehman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Abdul Rehman Forward Abdul Rehman is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for KPT FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Rehman made an appearance for the Pakistan national football team in the ...more

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Abbas Ali is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Abbas Ali Defender, Midfielder Abbas Ali is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for NBP FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Ali plays as a defender but can also play as a defensive midfielder. Aged only ...more

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Waseem Ahmad is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Waseem Ahmad Waseem Ahmad is a Pakistan field hockey player and ex- captain of Pakistan hockey team. He is regarded as one of the best left halfs in the world, and became the most capped midfielder and most ...more

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Kamran Khan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Kamran Khan Defender Kamran Khan is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for KRL FC. He was selected for the 2008 Nepal friendlies and the 2008 AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers where he won his first cap.

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Muhammad Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Ahmed Defender Muhammad Ahmed is a Pakistani footballer playing currently for KRL FC. Ahmed is a defender and made is international debut against Malaysia in 2008.

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Yacoob Butt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Yacoob Butt Defender Yacoob Butt is a pakistani footballer who plays for Hellerup IK.

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Usman Gondal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Usman Gondal Midfielder Usman Iqbal Gondal is a retired Pakistani international footballer. He retired from football in February 2007.

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Muhammed Ikram is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammed Ikram Forward Muhammad Ikram is a Pakistani footballer who plays for Pakistan Army Rāwalpindī.

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Jamshed Anwar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Jamshed Anwar Defender Jamshed Anwar is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for WAPDA FC. Anwar plays as a defender and won his first cap against Guam in 2008 where he scored 2 goals.

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Mohammed Saqlain is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Mohammed Saqlain Midfielder Muhammad Saqlain is an international field hockey player from Pakistan. He plays Centre half. He made his international debut in 1998.

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Gohar Zaman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Gohar Zaman Midfielder Gohar Zaman is a former Pakistani footballer, who played for ABL FC. During the 2002 World Cup qualifiers he became the only Pakistani footballer to score a hat-trick in a World Cup match. He ...more

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Imran Hussain is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Imran Hussain Forward Imran Hussain, is a Pakistani footballer playing currently for Pakistan Army FC. He is also a member of the Pakistan national football team and debuted against India in 2005. Imran Hussain was ...more

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Amir Gul is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Amir Gul Goalkeeper Amir Gul is a Pakistani footballer playing currently for NBP FC. He made is international debut against Malaysia in 2008.

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Saeed Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Saeed Ahmed Forward Saeed Ahmed is a Pakistani international footballer, who is the captain for Muslim F.C.. He played his first international match in 2012 in the defeat against Singapore.

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Sohail Abbas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Sohail Abbas Sohail Abbas, is a Pakistani field hockey defender, penalty corner specialist and former captain of the Pakistan Hockey Team. He is the highest goal scorer in the history of field hockey, with ...more

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Naveed Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Naveed Ahmed Midfielder Naveed Ahmed is a Pakistani international footballer, who played for Pakistan Navy F.C.. He became a KRL FC player in 2013. Being a defender, he also can play as right midfielder. He played his ...more

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Iltaf Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Iltaf Ahmed Goalkeeper Iltaf Ahmed is a British Pakistani footballer, who was the number one goalkeeper of Pakistan national football team. Iltaf was plucked from obscurity when former Pakistan number one Jaffar Khan ...more

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Muhammad Hameed is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Muhammad Hameed Defender Muhammad Hameed is Pakistani football player.

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Tariq Lutfi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Tariq Lutfi Midfielder Umar Farooq Tariq Lufti is a former Pakistani footballer, and subsequently a football manager and head coach. He was also the head coach of the Pakistan national football team. As a player, he ...more

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Mohammad Imran is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Mohammad Imran Defender Mohammad Imran is a Pakistani international footballer playing currently for Pakistan Army FC. He made is international debut during the 2005 Indo-Pak series. The left back won the Pakistan ...more

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Rizwan Asif is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Rizwan Asif Forward Muhammad Rizwan Asif is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for KRL FC. Asif plays as an attacking Right Winger and played his first international game for Pakistan in during the 2012 AFC ...more

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Atiq Ullah is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Atiq Ullah Midfielder Atiq Ullah, also known as Ateequllah, is a Pakistani footballer who plays for NBP FC. He is also a member of the Pakistan national football team. Atiq Ullah plays as a midfielder. He won the Geo ...more

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Ansar Abbas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Ansar Abbas Defender Ansar Abbas is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for Pakistan national football team.

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Safiullah Khan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Safiullah Khan Forward Safiullah Khan is a Pakistani footballer, who is a member of Pakistan national football team. Khan is a forward who earned his first international cap during the IndoPak football series in 2005. ...more

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Hassnain Abbas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Hassnain Abbas Forward, Midfielder Hassnain Abbas is a Pakistani footballer, who is a member of Pakistan national football team. Abbas is a Midfielder who first represented Pakistan at international level during in 2011.

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Arif Mehmood is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Arif Mehmood Forward Arif Mehmood is a Pakistani international footballer playing currently for WAPDA FC. He has been the leading goalscorer in the PPL five times, coming in 2004, 2007, 2008, 2010 and in 2011. In ...more

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Imran Hashmi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Imran Hashmi Imran Hashmi is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for PIA FC. He is also a member of Pakistan national football team. Hashmi plays as a Midfielder. He was called up to the Pakistan squad during ...more

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Syed Arif Hussain is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Pakistan
Syed Arif Hussain Midfielder Syed Arif Hussain is a Pakistani footballer, who plays for WAPDA FC. Hussain plays in midfield and earned his first international cap in 2011 during the AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers against