Soccer Famous Soccer Players from Rwanda

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

Players include everything from Jérôme Sina to Jean-Luc Ndayishimiye.

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

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

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Patrick Mutesa Mafisango Midfielder Patrick Mutesa Mafisango was a Rwandan international footballer who played as a midfielder.

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Saïd Makasi Forward Saïd Abed Makasi is a Zaire-born, Rwandan football striker currently playing for Espoir FC. On July 29, 2011 Said Makasi has sealed signed a one-year deal with Primus national ...more

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Fritz Emeran Defender Fritz Nkusi Emeran is a former Rwandan international football player who last plays for Levadiakos in Greece.

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Hadji Mberwa Defender Hadji Mberwa Musoni is a Tanzanian footballer. He currently plays for the JKT Ruvu Stars.

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Lewis Aniweta Defender, Forward, Midfielder Lewis Aniweta Iteanychukwu is a Nigerian born-Rwandan footballer, currently playing as Defensive midfielder for APEP in Cypriot Second Division.

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Jimmy Gatete Forward Jimmy Gatete is a retired Rwandan footballer. Commonly known as 'God Of Goals' by the local fans, Gatete is believed to be the most prolific striker Rwandan football has ever known.

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Olivier Karekezi Forward Olivier Karekezi is a Rwandan footballer, currently playing for Swedish div.4 side Råå IF and is also the former captain of the Rwanda national team.

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Edwin Ouon Defender Edwin Ouon is a French-born Rwandan footballer who plays as a centre back for Apollon Limassol in the Cypriot First Division. He is regarded as one of the best centre backs in the league, having ...more

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Steven Godfroid Midfielder Steven Godfroid is a Rwandan footballer.

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Charles Tibingana Midfielder Charles Mwesigye Tibingana is a Ugandan-born Rwandan international footballer who plays as a winger for Rwandan club APR FC.

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Manfred Starke Midfielder Manfred Starke is a German Namibian footballer who plays for F.C. Hansa Rostock in the 3. Liga.

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Andrew Buteera Midfielder Andrew Buteera is a Rwandan footballer.

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Salomon Nirisarike Forward Salomon Nirisarike is a Rwandan footballer.

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Emery Bayisenge Defender Emery Bayisenge is a Rwandan international footballer who plays for APR, as a defender.

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Kévin Monnet-Paquet Winger, Forward Kévin Monnet-Paquet is a French football player. His mother is of Rwandan descent and his father is French. He currently plays for AS Saint-Étienne, primarily as an out and out ...more

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Donatien Tuyizere Defender Donatien Tuyizere is a Rwandan footballer.

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Mao Kalisa Defender Mao Kalisa is a Rwandan footballer.

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Jérôme Sina Forward, Midfielder Jérôme Sina is a Rwandan footballer.

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Adolphe Hakundukize Defender Adolphe Hakundukize is a Rwandan footballer.

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Meddie Kagere Forward Meddie Kagere is a Rwandan footballer who plays for Police Kibungo.

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Aphrodis Hategekimana Midfielder Aphrodis Hategekimana is a Rwandan football player.

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Jean-Claude Iranzi Midfielder Jean-Claude Iranzi is a Rwandan footballer, who is currently playing for A.P.R. in the Rwanda National Football League.

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Jessy Reindorf Forward Jessy Reindorf is a Rwandan football player.

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Elias Uzamukunda Forward Elias Uzamukunda is a Rwandan football player who currently plays for French club Cannes in the Championnat de France amateur. In his home country of Rwanda, he is known as "Baby".

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Olivier Uwingabire Defender Olivier Uwingabire is a Rwandan football defender currently playing for Kibuye FC.

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Jean-Luc Ndayishimiye Goalkeeper Jean-Luc Ndayishimiye is a Rwanda international footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. As of February 2010, he plays for APR FC and has won six caps for his country.

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Jacques Tuyisenge Forward Jacques Tuyisenge is a Rwandan footballer.

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Labama Bokota Forward Bokota Kamana Labama is a naturalized Rwandan football player who plays for Rayon Sport.

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Haruna Niyonzima Midfielder Haruna Niyonzima is a Rwandan international footballer who plays for Tanzanian club Young Africans, as a midfielder.

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Eric Serugaba Forward Eric Serugaba is a Rwandan footballer.

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Abdul Sibomana Defender Abdul Sibomana is a retired Rwandan football defender who last played for APR FC.

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Jean-Claude Ndoli Goalkeeper Jean Claude Ndoli is a Rwandan-born footballer, currently playing for APR FC in the Rwandan Premier League.

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Jean-Baptiste Mugiraneza Midfielder Jean-Baptiste Mugiraneza is a Rwandan footballer, who is currently playing for APR FC.

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Elias Ntaganda Defender Elias Ntaganda, is a Rwandan football defender currently playing for APR FC.

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Hamad Ndikumana Defender Hamad Ndikumana also known as Kataut by the Rwandan fans, is a Rwandan football defender who recently relesead from APOP Kinyras Peyias FC in Cyprus. His main attribute is his excellent

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Eric Gasana Midfielder Eric Gasana is a Rwandan footballer.

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Jimmy Mbaraga Forward Jimmy Mbaraga is a Rwandan football player.

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Claude Kalisa Claude Kalisa is a Rwandan former professional football defender. Along with teammate Désiré Mbonabucya, Kalisa formed the backbone of the Rwandan national team that participated ...more

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Jimmy Mulisa Forward Jimmy Mulisa is a footballer from Rwanda who plays as a striker. His current club is Sunrise as technical director.

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Frédéric Ndaka Defender Frédéric Ndaka is a Rwandan footballer.

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Hussein Sibomana Midfielder Hussein Sibomana is a Rwandan footballer.

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Albert Ngabo Defender Albert Ngabo is a Rwandan footballer.

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Abouba Sibomana Defender Abouba Sibomana is a Rwandan footballer.

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Ismaël Nshutiyamagara Defender Ismaël Nshutiyamagara is a Rwandan footballer.

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Peter Kagabo Forward Peter Kagabo is a Rwandan footballer.

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Evariste Mutuyimana Goalkeeper Evariste Mutuyimana is a Rwandan footballer.

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Daddy Birori Forward Daddy Birori is a Rwandan footballer.

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Fabrice Twagizimana Defender Fabrice Twagizimana is a Rwandan footballer.

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Jonas Nahimana Defender Jonas Nahimana is a Rwandan soccer player.

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Imran Nshimiyimana Midfielder Imran Nshimiyimana is a Rwandan footballer.