Top Ten Best Brazilian Soccer Players

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The Top Ten

1
Pele
Pele won 3 world cups with Brazil. He was voted Player of the century in 2000. He scored 77 Goals in 92 Games. A sensational
dribbler with an unstoppable shot. He scored
1243 Goals in his carer More than any else and
he scorred 12 world cup goals in 14 games
I asked 100 people who the best ever Player is for them 94 said pele 3 said maradona 1
said Johan Cruyff 1 said Garrincha and 1 said
Zinedine Zedane. The End
He was by far the best football player ever to grace this planet so good that when he touched the ball I was always a fantastic trick or amazing shot in an interview a defender at Red Bulls said in 1977 Pele is the the hardest person to get the ball of in football. In a match you need at least three men marking him all the the time or else he'll score a 100 goals before you can say hallelujah. When he's got the ball you need to tackle in the first seconds or else he won't be stopped.
He's the best player ever he's so good that he won everything that a player dreams of winning did you see his narrow miss from miles out of the box. Best shot football has ever seen
[Newest]77 goals + 1,281 goals + 3 world cup titles= Ultimate Footballer
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2Ronaldo
I think that Ronaldo is the best player in the Brazilian soccer team because he had the scores when I was watching the soccer games and I really liked him the best because he had the best strikes and he was good as a goalie and he was a really good defense and offense players.!

Hope some people agree with me, and if they don't maybe they should post a comment about why they disagree with me and who they think is the best Brazilian player!
Beautiful, delicate and skilful dribbler, but powerfully inventive with a devastating finish. Best striker ever!
Zidane, Mourinho and Bobby Robson said he was the best player of all time and thats coming from 3 Legends!

mikeyeggo

[Newest]What can I say to dis god of football.

3Ronaldinho
He is another level of professional soccer player. He can do what others can't. He show what is impossible be possible if it comes to him. And more importantly, HE SMILE! JOY OF SOCCER CARVED INTO HIS FACE!
What he did was just out of his world! A simply a GOD! 1O times better then pele and ronaldo! He's smile and skills will never be seen again... A perfect example of how soccer should be played. HE BRINGS BACK THE SAMBA!
When I start selecting my top ten soccer player in the world. Don;t put Ronaldinho first, because He is the highest soccer player. He is not even in those top ten. Ronaldinho is has the another level of professional experiences. When you are making you list Start Ronaldinho, then go 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, because that is the only List will sound good.

msa

[Newest]Zico should be the third greatest Brazilian player ever.
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4Kaka
He's is too good in FIFA soccer
Fast, strong and great skill in every aspect of the game. That is all you need.
kaka is the best in the world
messi is good but kaka is fantastic
[Newest]Kaka is the best player in the world for me because of his beautiful dribbling

5Zico
Zico was a beast, for me one of the greatest football players of all time!
One of the worlds best players, just not very famous, I think this is because he didn't win a world cup.

But his control and passing was second to none in my opinion.
If he had won a world cup he would be more well known outside of brazil.
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He was fantastic player.

Manno14


6Neymar
Neymar is very young only 19 years old, he has potential to become the best in the world.
Neymar is very tricky, fast and a great dribbler. Similar to Ronaldinho and Brazil Ronaldo.
Neymar has the speed of Ronaldo and the skill of Messi he will become the best player in the world.
Must be worth more than 1 percent Seriously, its Neymar we are talking about.
[Newest]Young but brilliant. Barcelona star with Messi

7Garrincha
Garrincha won almost by himself 1962 world cup and was very important for 1958 too. His career was early interrupted due to drinking problens, otherwise he would have an even upper position in the all time best players of the world. Until now no one has ever played in a style similar to his. No one has ever dribeled like him so far.
The angel of the crooked legs
Best ever. No doubt
[Newest]He was pele's helper. He was a remarkable player.

8Romario
I'm a PSV fan in the Netherlands and he played for that team. And never saw such a great player as Romario. That was really art. Sorry to say but in my opinion a mutch better striker then Ronaldo that also played for PSV eindhoven.
Romario is surely the best, he won the 1994 wc for brazil single-handedly ( pele and ronaldo has got a great team when the won the world cup ), he was a genius within the penalty box and can score from any corner and also could assist in many goals.
Did you watch 1994 world cup. He was the reason.
[Newest]The greatest goal scorer of all time

9Rivelino
Rivellino, Zico, Maradona and Platini: The best midfielders of this game in all time! The difference between then is the Rivellino came first

10Roberto Carlos
Roberto carlos was one of the best player in the world because he helped brazil a lot
One of greatest brazilian players. His also helped Brazil win the 2002 world cup, specially with his bannana freekick.
He'll always be remembered as the player who scored the 105 miles banana free kick for Brazil and the impossible 0°angle goal for Real Madrid.

phantomtheimmortal

[Newest]Incredible stalwart integrating attacking from the back... Incredible left foot

The Contenders

11Falcao
3# time Brazilian league champ
This guy turned, almost single handedly, two "mediocre" sides in huge clubs, first Internacional in Brazil, then Roma in Italy. If you don't believe me check out the results of these clubs, before and after Falcao. He was the game changer.
I love this player cause he dribble most
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Deserves to be in top 10. he did crossbar challenge in penalty shootout.

ifgy


12Jairzinho
Best attacking right back in his era
Only player to score in every match at a world cup.

13Robinho
His dribbling is amazing and has played along side the worlds best players so he has learned a few things
Robinho is a great football Player and I think the best Player in AC Milan
One of the best dribblers and ball controllers of all time. pity is has not been included in 2014 squad.

14Rivaldo
I think the rivaldo is on of the greatest football players of all time and the best footballer playing the game
Rivaldo was a legend of Brazilian foot ball
The greatest attacking midfielder ever I have been seen...
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Rivaldo scored against China pr.

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15Sócrates
Simply Put The Greatest One Touch Soccer Player I've Ever Seen. Great Leader Immaculate Ball Control With Superb Vision There's Not Enough Words One Can Use To Describe Such A Great Player. The Only Damper To A Wonderful Career Is Not Winning The World Cup. His 1982 World Cup Team Will Definitely Go Down As The Greatest Team Never To Win The World Cup, They Played Soccer Out Of This World, Soccer That Was Pleasing To The Eye Just A Joy To Look At. One Of The Greatest Of All Time, Such A Simple Ball Player, Gone But Never To Be Forgotten The Player We Called Doctor.R.I.P.
One Of The Greatest Players Of All Time. Smooth Full Of Grace Elegance And Great Leader Who Always Lead By Example. Those Who Saw Him Play Were Blessed To See A True Genius At Work, So Sad He Didn't Win A World Cup For His Beloved Brazil, But A True Visionary Of The Modern Game Who Thrilled The World With His Beautiful Ball Touches Heal Passes And Great Goals. In A Class All By Himself, We May Never See Another Player Like Dr. Socrates.
One of the great soccer players in history yet also became a doctor during his peak of his career. Try that messi.

16Nilmar
Typical brazilian striker not the next ronaldo or pele still young only 26 and has time to score more goals when he scored against oman that was his 6th in 4 internationals

17Cafu
Cafu proved that hi is one of the best captain in the world in the world cup 2002. He combined all the team through out all the tournament.
Cafu is one of the best player for Brazil
Cafu of of the best to 10

18Tostao
One of the greats

19Carlos Alberto Torres
Captained 1970 World Cup winner. Brazil's best right-back.
He scored probably the best goal in World Cup history.
There can't be a conversation about the world best soccer
Players without the name CARLOS ALBERTO TORRES... Period.
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20Gerson

21Waldyr Pereira (Didi)

22Nilton Santos

23Émerson Leão

24Dida
He is the best goalkeeper ever.

25Thiago Silva
Thiago Silva is one of the best defenders in history... I think he should definitely be in top 10... Maybe top 5
T. Silva is the best defender in the world, I think He should be in a higher position in this list
True, he really is the best player in the world and the captain of Brazil national football team. I think he should be the 7th.
[Newest]Me like. He good

26Zizinho

27Julio Cesar
I think he is the best brazilian goalkeeper OF ALL TIME
One of the best Brazilian goalkeapers if not the best. Helping them to get the 2009 and 2013 confederation cups.
He is the best goalie of all time
[Newest]The best goal keeper!

28Leônidas da Silva

29Lucas Leiva
He will captain Liverpool and he will captain Brazil at the next world cup in 2014
He good. Go liverpool. (dani luiz better)

30Luís Fabiano
Fabiano for the win

31Junior Agogo

32Bebeto
I can't believe no one added him here. He was an awesome striker, maybe not a top 10 but probably a top 30.
Best all time ever no more no less but 1 of the top 10
Babeto and Romario were the most lethal combo pair for Brazil in the 1994. they won the World Cup that year for Brazil.

33Gilberto Silva

34Denílson de Oliveira Araújo
Best footwork I ever saw. Brilliant
Best footwork the world has ever seen.

35Ademir da Guia

36Doca Madureira

37Juninho
One his own kind. Free kicks master of century.
Master of free kick

38Maicon

39Bernard
Future of Brazil great skills also
He will be a star

40Arthur Friedenreich
More goals than pele in less games.

41Sandro
He's just a class playler and he is tottenham s best defender I ❤

42Marcelo Vieira
Well I'm with Brazil in every world cup and will stay till death. But I think that Marcelo is the most stupid player in the history of football. He scored a point in his own goal and didn't do his job of defending in the 2014 world cup. He might show his importance in the team later. But yet, he is pretty much one of the worst players in this world cup.
One of the best left backs in the world. Roberto Carlos named him his successor :D!
Marcelo is trying his best and he is the best left back player respect for him

43Mario Jardel
Mario Jardel knows well where and when in a position. He scores in one touch usually.
Real Madrid fans know well that Super Mario Jardel made GALATASARAY have a SUPER CUP against R. Madrid.
A great player that never got selected to the national team... Winner of 2 UEFA golden boots

44Saifullah

45Leonardo
He was one of the great midfield maestro planet earth has ever produceHe is best among the rest and I give him No.5

46Nick Foster
HE'S AMAZING AT GOAL KEEPING!

47Camilo Sanvezzo

48Fernandinho
Gonna be great player for Brazil
The champ in Brazil

49Frederico Chaves Guedes
Fred proved to be a great player after his 2 goals against Spain in the 2013 confederations cup final match.

50Steve Jones
Awesome at leats on par with pele

51Willian da Silva
Very strong and agile
Very hard working and fast and is good at dribbling
No one can beat that boy

52Francisco Marinho Chagas

53Paulo Cezar

54Djalma Santos

55Zito

56Philippe Coutinho
Wonderful 10, he is the future rivaldo

57Luis Pereira

58Mauro Rosales

59Vava

60Ademir Marques de Menezes

61Careca

62Branco

63Lucio
I would be very happy to see Lucio come back to the selacao defense with David Louis, Maicon and Phillipe Louis. Lucas of Paris St Germain should be helpful for the selacao to. Kaka, Rhobinio, Ramires, Hugues. Brasil needs tall players too.

64Lewis Gilbert
Such a good footballer

65Diego Costa
I think Diego Cost is the best. He moved from Spain to Brazil. He should at least be Top 10

66Alexandre Pato
He is one of the most unforgottable guy in the entry unverse
He's not that good he missed 2 open goals
He is a BRILLIANT GOAL SCORER

67Oscar
Oscar is a brilliant player and is really skillful
A very good player, who play more than his age.
He is one of the raising player in the world. He will be the finest player in future
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Oscar is a brilliant and Young player wish him all the best for him Love him so much

68David Luiz
David is the most hottest players I know and love
He is just lovely and all he wants to do is make his fans happy
Plays a skillful game
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He is agressive, as soport should be, but at the same time, so sweet with people

He is a great defender and is very clever in guessing the game

69Hulk
I think Hulk is a best and skillfull player.very amazing
Best long shot taker in the world
A very hard and skillfull player
[Newest]Hulk is like Marcello; both are extremely dumb

70Raul Plassmann

71Paulinho
He is very active and skilfull midfielder.

72Rafael
Very strong right back. He took over Ronaldo Portugal.

73Clodoaldo
One of the most skillful attacking midfielders. They don't make this kind
Of players anymore. One of the stars of Brazil's 1970 World Cup squad.

74Alexsandro de Souza
The player who actually play only with his brain
He is a Fenerbahce SK's legend. Amazing maestro!

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