Most Underrated Football (Soccer) Players of All Time


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21Farhad Majidi

The best player in Asia and the most popular in the world! In 2010

The farhad majidi is a better than all over player on the world - arashes

He is best football player in Iran

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22Dennis BergkampDennis Nicolaas Maria Bergkamp is a Dutch former professional footballer, who is the assistant manager to Frank de Boer at Ajax.

One of the all time greatest, but his name never appears high on a ranking.

23Thiery Henry

Sure he is very old now... But he is world class and is so composed yet brave, strong and intelligent on and off of the ball.

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24Robert Prosinečki

Lewandoski doesn't even have Torrey when it comes to scoring, he just shoots and sometimes doesn't even curve but goes in a straight line right in.
He in my opinion, will dominate the field when Robben and Ribery retire from the field, plus he is on the best team in Germany and one of the worlds best teams.

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25Arjen RobbenArjen Robben is a Dutch professional footballer who plays for German club Bayern Munich and is the captain of the Netherlands national team.

Always sidelined but when on field he's the best unlike Balon D'Or winners he plays great for club and country

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26Henrik Larsson

Amazing player won Barcelona the champs league against arsenal and thiery henry said he didn't see ronaldinhio messi eto, o xavi he saw larsson he was the best player in that team

His stats say it all 53 goals in one season scored for Sweden man utd barca and celtic truly magical

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28Robin Van PersieDutch footballer from Rotterdam born on August 6 1983. Currently plays for the Turkish club Fenerbahçe S.K and The Netherlands national football team as the number 11. Robin Van Persie is known for playing for Arsenal and Manchester United, though his most notable goal was his header against Spain more.

he is not gettin d applause as he should... -

29KakaRicardo Izecson dos Santos Leite, commonly known as Kaká or Ricardo Kaká, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Orlando City SC in Major League Soccer and the Brazil national team.

Kaka is so so underrated.. He can beat messing with his skills.. He never given opportunity to play! "

Overshadowed by Messi and Ronaldo in a different time he would have been second only to pele!

Kaka is very very very very underrated just because he is kept on the bench and never given chances! Which is because of his injuries which destroyes him. Otherwise he is the best and should be given enough chances in madrid!

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30Roy Makaay

Honestly think Michael carrick should also be on this list.. He is the engine of manchester united, and his crucial passes made the difference in the 2012/2013 season.

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32Rui Costa

He made other players famous with his ability to serve them the ball like no other from anywhere in the field
Like batistuta... Sheveshenko... Etc

33Wayne RooneyWayne Mark Rooney is an English professional footballer who plays for and captains both Manchester United and the England national team.

A true talisman of English football history, don't ask me...ask Messi, Ronaldo, Ibrahimovic etc, etc. People hate him because they are jealous that he played for Man United and not their club. Apart from Ronaldo Scholes and Giggs Man united have never had enough world class support for him and he's still destroyed all records.

34Samuel Eto'oSamuel Eto'o Fils is a Cameroonian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Turkish club Antalyaspor.

He could have been better than Messi but he was under rated

35Paolo MaldiniPaolo Cesare Maldini is a former Italian professional footballer who played as a left back and central defender. Maldini captained Italy for 8 years and AC Milan for 12, and was renowned for his leadership skills, earning him the nickname “Il Capitano”, or ‘The Captain’.
36Manuel Garrincha

Single handily won the world cup for Brazil after pele got sent off. The fact that no one remembers his legacy makes him truly underrated.

One of the best ever alongside Pele

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39Alessandro Del PieroAlessandro Del Piero Ufficiale is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a deep-lying forward.

He is never included on the lists of the best of all time. If you look at the quality of the goals he scored, his skill, and his attitude, he should be on every top 10 list for the best of all time.

Greatest Juventus player of all time. Possibly the greatest Italian player of all time. Always performed well but has always been overlooked.

Always overlooked. I guess that's what you can expect when the internet is swarming with 12 year old barca and real madrid fans. At least the rival teams in Italy have fans that can accept the brilliance of each others players. Buffon, Maldini, Totti, Del Piero, Cannavaro, Baresi, Nesta etc are all genius players. My favorite team is juve but I don't blindly hate on other teams like barca and real madrid fans.

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