One of the biggest clubs in the current footballing scenario, PSG short for Paris Saint-Germain is one of the most successful clubs in the world. PSG competes in the Ligue 1 and is the most dominant club in the region having won a record number of 10 titles on French soil.
Known for their recent record-breaking transfers on the club, PSG has had the most expensive player Neymar on their roster for 4 years now. PSG has been home to many incredible players from time to time. Let us take a look at some of the great Ligue 1 players and rank the Top 10 PSG players of all time
10. Angel Di Maria
Argentina national squad’s star midfielder, Angel Di Maria is one of the best at what he does. In his senior career, he has played for many big title clubs like Real Madrid, Manchester United, and PSG.
In his time with PSG he appeared in 295 matches scoring an astonishing total of 92 goals as a midfield/winger. In his seven years with the club, he won five Ligue 1 titles for them.
One of the greatest defenders of the current generation, Marquinhos is a part of the PSG main squad at the moment and one of their integral players. Marquinhos has been playing for PSG since 2013 and has completed a total of 379 matches for the club scoring 37 goals. He led the club to victory in seven Ligue 1 titles.
8. Edinson Cavani
One of the finest strikers of the past two decades, Edinson Cavani takes the 8th spot on our list for his incredible goal contribution to the club. He spent 7 years with PSG and appeared in 301 matches scoring 200 goals for the club to become their all-time top scorer.
7. Jean-Marc Pilorget
Jean-Marc Pilorget is the man with the most appearances for the club with a record 435 appearances in which he was able to score a total of 17 goals as a defender. He spent almost all of his senior career with PSG playing for them for 14 years.
One of the best players of all time, Neymar is an exceptional striker with amazing goal-scoring abilities. After a fantastic run with Barcelona, Neymar was seen moving to PSG on an all-time most expensive transfer worth €222 million.
The Brazillian has played over 160 matches for the club scoring a total of 112 goals. On his watch, PSG got their hands on a total of four Ligue 1 titles.
5. Marco Verratti
In the 5th position, we see one of the most renowned midfielders on French soil, Marco Verratti. This Italian has been a part of the PSG main squad since 2012 and has won many salient matches. In his decade-long run with the club, Marco appeared in 394 matches and won 8 Ligue 1 titles.
On the fourth spot, we see Pedro Pauleta of Portugal take form as PSG’s crucial striker of the early 21st century. In his 5 years with the club, Pauleta played in a total of 211 matches scoring a total of 109 goals. With him on the roster, the club won two Coupe de France titles and a Coupe de la Ligue title.
3. Thiago Silva
The top 3 countdown of our list starts with PSG’s star defender Thiago Silva. In his 8 years with the club, Thiago stood as an unbreakable wall to the enemies for more than 315 matches. He won seven Ligue 1 titles for the club.
2. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Our number 2 on the list needs no introduction. His contribution to the game as a whole is out of human laws. While his time at PSG, Zlatan showed his game on 180 different occasions, scoring a total of 156 goals for them. Under the care of this Swedish player, PSG won four Ligue 1 titles.
1. Kylian Mbappe
PSG’s most treasured player of all time and one of their greatest assets, Kylian Mbappe is a great footballer with incredible goal-scoring abilities. He has played over 232 games wearing the PSG jersey, scoring a total of 185 goals for the team. His outstanding skills have won PSG four titles since his arrival 5 years ago.