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7 Best Portugal Players Of All Time (Photos)

1. Rui Costa

Rui Costa is first on this list, he is a retired Portugal player, and is considered as one of the best midfielders in Football History.

He started his career in 1990, in the Portuguese club; Benfica. He also played for AC Milan, Florentina.

He also performed in the Portugal national team; from 1993 till 2004. He made over 94 appearances and scored 26 goals. He also won the U-20 world cup in 1991.

2. Luís Figo

Luís Figo is next on this list, he also played as a Midfielder and was one of the best.

He made a couple of apprentices at; Barcelona, Real Madrid, Sporting CP, and Inter Milan.

He also became a part of the Portuguese national team in 1991, and he played for over 15 years before he retired. He had over 127 appearances and 32 goals for his country.

3. Deco

Deco is a Brazilian-born Portuguese player, he also played as a Midfielder during his time, and he was one of the best. He is remembered for the time he spent at Porto and Barcelona.

The 2-time Champions League winner, made over 75 appearances and scored 5 goals for Portugal.

4. Pepe

Pepe is next on this list, he is a professional Portuguese football, and he currently plays for FC Porto and the Portuguese national team, he performs as a center-back and is one of the best.

He is remembered for the time he spent at Real Madrid. Pepe played for the La Liga club for over 10 years, he made over 229 appearances with 13 goals to his name.

The 3-time Champions League winner also has one of the highest appearances for Portugal, 122. He is one of the best Portugal players of all time.

5. Vítor Manuel Martins Baía

Vítor Manuel Martins Baía is also a retired Portugal player, who is known as one of the greatest goalkeepers in European football history.

During his time, he played in Barcelona, Porto, and the Portugal national team, before his retirement.

The 10 time Primeira Liga winner also made over 90 appearances for Portugal and won so many other awards to his credit.

6. Eusébio

Eusébio is also one of the greatest Portugal players of all time, He played as a striker for Benfica and the Portugal national team.

He scored over 424 goals, in 436 club appearances. The 11 time Primeira Liga winner, also scored 41 goals for his country, out of 64 games he played, between, 1961 and 1973.

7. Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo is last on this, and he is undoubtedly the best Portugal player of all time. He currently plays for the English side; Manchester United and the Portuguese national team.

He is one of the best in the world and has the highest International Goals in football history. The 5-time champions league winner has scored 115 goals in 182 appearances for Portugal, with two major international trophies.

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