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

List includes Edmore Sibanda, Ian Gorowa and more.

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

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Zimbabwe in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Zimbabwean soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Peter Ndlovu is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Forward
Peter Ndlovu is a Zimbabwean former professional footballer and is currently Manager at Mamelodi Sundowns F.C. Born in Bulawayo, he played as a striker from 1988 until 2011. He spent time ...more

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267 101
Khama Billiat is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Khama Billiat Forward, Midfielder
Khama Billiat is a Zimbabwean professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for South African Premier Soccer League club Mamelodi Sundowns and the Zimbabwe national team.

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302 119
Knowledge Musona is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Knowledge Musona Forward
Knowledge Musona is a Zimbabwean footballer who plays as a striker for K.V. Oostende in the Belgian Pro League and the Zimbabwe national team. He previously played for Aces Youth Soccer Academy ...more

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52 7
Bruce Grobbelaar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Adrian Ledzion added Goalkeeper
Bruce David Grobbelaar is the current goalkeeper coach for Ottawa Fury FC of the North American Soccer League. As a player, Grobbelaar represented Zimbabwe at international level and a number of ...more

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158 63
Norman Mapeza is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Norman Mapeza Defender, Midfielder
Norman Takanyariwa Mapeza is a football coach. He played as defender and midfielder position. In 2012, he was suspended from his job as Zimbabwe's national football team manager for alleged ...more

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171 75
Benjani Mwaruwari is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Forward
Benjamin Mwaruwari, often known simply as Benjani, is a Zimbabwean professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bidvest Wits in the South African Premier Soccer League. Having started his ...more

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173 77
Moses Chunga is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Moses Chunga Midfielder
Moses Chunga is a retired Zimbabwean footballer who played as a midfielder for Dynamos, Eendracht Aalst and the Zimbabwe national football team. He was born to parents of Malawian descent, but ...more

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100 41
Esrom Nyandoro is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Esrom Nyandoro Midfielder
Esrom Nyandoro is a Zimbabwean football midfielder. In his native Zimbabwe, Nyandoro is nicknamed "Yellowman".

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108 48
Tinashe Nengomasha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Midfielder
Tinashe Nengomasha is a Zimbabwean football midfielder who plays for Bidvest Wits in the South African Premier Soccer League and Zimbabwe. He spent ten seasons at South African club Kaizer ...more

10
129 62
Vitalis Takawira is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Forward
Vitalis "Digital" Takawira is a retired Zimbabwean football player. He has played forward and attacking midfield professionally in Zimbabwe, Switzerland and the United States, as well ...more

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67 22
Harlington Shereni is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Harlington Shereni Midfielder
Harlington Shereni is a former Zimbabwean football midfielder.

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88 38
Willard Katsande is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Willard Katsande Midfielder
Willard Katsande is a Zimbabwean professional footballer, who currently plays as a midfielder for Premier Soccer League club Kaizer Chiefs and for the Zimbabwe national team.

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84 37
Agent Sawu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Agent Sawu Forward
Agent Sawu is a Zimbabwean former football striker and current manager.

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73 30
Gift Muzadzi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Goalkeeper
Gift Muzadzi is a former Zimbabwean footballer who now is a coach for Eagles FC of Zimbabwe.

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82 38
Energy Murambadoro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Energy Murambadoro Goalkeeper
Energy Murambadoro is a former Zimbabwean football goalkeeper who last played for Bidvest Wits in the South African Premier Soccer League and Zimbabwe.

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79 37
Nyasha Mushekwi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Nyasha Mushekwi Forward
Nyasha Mushekwi is a Zimbabwean football player who currently plays for Djurgårdens IF, on loan from South African Premier Soccer League club Mamelodi Sundowns.

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67 30
Tapuwa Kapini is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Tapuwa Kapini Goalkeeper
Tapuwa Kapini is a football goalkeeper and member of the Zimbabwe national football team. He plays for AmaZulu in the South African Premier Soccer League. His first club was Highlanders FC. On ...more

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125 76
Ovidy Karuru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Ovidy Karuru Midfielder
Ovidy Obvious Karuru is a Zimbabwean footballer currently playing for South African side Kaizer Chiefs.

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55 26
Sunday Chidzambwa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Sunday Chidzambwa Defender
Sunday Marimo Chidzambwa is a Zimbabwean former association football coach and player. He is nicknamed "Mhofu" in Zimbabwe.

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52 27
Cuthbert Malajila is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Cuthbert Malajila Forward
Cuthbert Malajila (3 October 1985 in Eiffel Flats, Mashonaland West) is a Zimbabwean footballer who plays as a forward for South African Premier Soccer League side Maritzburg United.

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50 26
James Matola is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
James Matola is a Zimbabwean football defender. He was once a member of the Zimbabwe national football team.

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48 26
Cephas Chimedza is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Cephas Chimedza Defender
Cephas Chimedza is a Zimbabwean footballer who can play in a number of positions, He was a member of the Zimbabwean 2006 African Nations Cup team, who finished bottom of their group in the first ...more

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52 30
Honour Gombami is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Honour Gombami Midfielder
Honour Gombami is a Zimbabwean football player who plays for Antwerp. He is a member of the Zimbabwe national football team. Cercle's new head coach De Boeck was quite immediately impressed by ...more

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44 26
Zvenyika Makonese is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Zvenyika Makonese Defender
Zvenyika Makonese is a Zimbabwean footballer. He joined Cape Town-based Santos in 2004 from Zimbabwean club Shabanie Mine. He plays as a defender and was selected for the 2006 African Cup of ...more

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37 20
Glen Salmon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Zimbabwe
Glen Salmon Forward
Glen George Salmon is a retired South African football striker. Salmon born in the Rhodesian capital of Salisbury and grew up in South Africa. He spent almost one decade playing in Europe for ...more