20 Greatest Barcelona Playmakers Ever

« Prev
1 of 13
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
20 Greatest Barcelona Playmakers Ever
Clive Mason/Getty Images

Playmaker is an ambiguous term in football these days—particularly at a club like Barcelona.

When you originally draw connotations you immediately visualize a No. 10 who buzzes around with a mix of guile, vibrance and creativity, enhancing his team's effectiveness in the final third.

It doesn't have to be from a predominantly advanced midfield position anymore though, with players like Xabi Alonso and Andrea Pirlo excelling as deep-lying playmakers. All the while there have been forwards who are equally adept at dropping 10 yards and dictating play.

The following slides take a look at Barcelona's greatest ever playmakers, allowing plenty of poetic license for anyone who has been labelled a creator, at one time or another, in the club's long history.

 

Begin Slideshow »

Follow FC Barcelona from B/R on Facebook

Follow FC Barcelona from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

FC Barcelona

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.