Best Footballers of the 70s

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1 Pele Pele Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a forward.

Pele is easily the greatest Athlete of all time, and defintely the best soccer player of the 20th century.

He just is simply amazing
JUST LOOK AT THE STATS over 1 thousand goals - aido17

Use to play on my favorite soccer team Brazil and is still the best player you ever lived
He is like Michael Jordan but in soccer

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2 George Best George Best George Best was a Northern Irish professional footballer who played as a winger for Manchester United and the Northern Ireland national team.

The others here couldn't lace George's boots.

Pele called him the greatest footballer in the world and stated he should have been Brazillian. Need anymore be said?

Besty was amazing player, like jimmy johnstone from celtic in the 60s n 70s I sometimes imagine if they played in the same team that would be a joy to watch,man utd wher intrested in him when celtic boys team travelled to old trafford to play man utd boys and saw his potential but jock stien came to celtic and signed him up/

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3 Johan Cruyff Johan Cruyff

Pele was better through the 60s from what I know so overall the 70s is Cruyff for me

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4 Diego Maradona Diego Maradona Diego Armando Maradona is a retired Argentine professional footballer. He is known for "The Goal of the Century" and the "Hand of God" goal.
5 Jimmy Johnstone

Jinky on the wing was amazing,his dribbling was superb,the guy was special,he toyed with reall madrid at alfredo destefanos testimonial.only 2 weeks after winning the European cup wit celtic in 67,they won every tournament they entered tat year with a domestic treble same year.and the rest is istory

6 Franz Beckenbauer Franz Beckenbauer V 1 Comment
7 Gerd Muller V 1 Comment
8 Kevin Keegan Kevin Keegan
9 Kenny Dalglish
10 Zico (Arthur Antunes Coimbra)

The Contenders

11 Michel Platini Michel Platini Michel François Platini is a football administrator, who served as the president of the Union of European Football Associations from 2007 until 2015, after which he was banned for 8 years following an ethics investigation by the FIFA Ethics Committee on 21 December 2015, and formerly a French football ...read more. V 1 Comment
12 Fausto Rossi
13 Mario Kempes
14 Oleg Blokhin
15 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge Karl-Heinz Rummenigge V 1 Comment
16 Marco van Basten Marco van Basten
17 Luigi Riva

The best Italian striker of all time, the legendary "roar of thunder"!

One of the greatest ever! The best scorer of italian national team, Cagliari's legend!
The man known as "roar of thunder"!

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18 Jair Ventura Filho (Jairzinho)
19 Bobby Charlton Bobby Charlton Sir Robert "Bobby" Charlton is an English former football player, regarded as one of the greatest midfielders of all time, and an essential member of the England team who won the World Cup in 1966, the year he also won the Ballon d'Or.

A brilliant goal scoring midfielder

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1. George Best
2. Jimmy Johnstone
3. Kenny Dalglish
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1. Diego Maradona
2. Franz Beckenbauer
3. Pele
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2. Johan Cruyff
3. Franz Beckenbauer
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