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Barcelona players with most appearances

Barcelona appearances? Barcelona players with most appearances? Here we look at the Barcelona players with over 100 appearances. Which are the Barcelona players with more than 100 appearances?

We have a list of the top FC Barcelona top appearances. All-time FC Barcelona leading appearances? FC Barcelona Champions League appearances? 

Which Barcelona player has made the all-time most appearances for Barca?

Xavi has made the most appearances ever for FC Barcelona. The now-retired midfielder is a legend at the Camp Nou after making 505 appearances for Barca.

Barcelona players with most appearances (more than 100)

Here are the Barcelona players with most appearances (more than 100) in competitive matches only.

Name Nationality Position Years at club Apps
Juan José Nogués  Spain Goalkeeper 1930–1942 114
Josep Raich  Spain Midfielder 1934–1936
1940–1945
140
Josep Escolà  Spain Forward 1934–1949 152
Mariano Martín  Spain Forward 1939–1948 112
Francisco Calvet  Spain Defender 1939–1952 151
José Bravo  Spain Forward 1940–1948 120
César Rodrìguez  Spain Forward 1942–1955 287
José Puig Puig  Spain Defender 1942–1951 178
Marià Gonzalvo  Spain Midfielder 1942–1956 208
Jaume Elías  Spain Defender 1943–1949 123
Juan Velasco  Spain Goalkeeper 1943–1954 168
Josep Seguer  Spain Winger 1943–1957 214
Josep Gonzalvo  Spain Midfielder 1943–1950 146
Estanislao Basora  Spain Winger 1946–1958 237
Antoni Ramallets *  Spain Goalkeeper 1946–1961 288
Joan Segarra  Spain Defender 1949–1964 299
László Kubala  Czechoslovakia
Hungary
Spain
Forward 1950–1961 186
Eduardo Manchón  Spain Winger 1950–1957 144
Gustau Biosca  Spain Defender 1950–1958 139
Sígfrid Gràcia  Spain Defender 1952–1966 231
Justo Tejada  Spain Forward 1953–1961 149
Luis Suárez *  Spain Winger 1954–1961 122
Ramón Villaverde  Spain Forward 1954–1963 162
Eulogio Martínez  Paraguay Forward 1956–1962 111
Enric Gensana  Spain Defender 1956–1964 132
Martí Vergés  Spain Midfielder 1956–1966 188
Ferran Olivella  Spain Defender 1956–1969 215
Evaristo de Macedo  Brazil Forward 1957–1962 114
Pedro Zaballa  Spain Midfielder 1961–1967 109
Julio César Benítez  Uruguay Defender 1961–1968 123
Jesús María Pereda  Spain Midfielder 1961–1969 134
Salvador Sadurní  Spain Goalkeeper 1961–1976 247
José Antonio Zaldúa  Spain Forward 1961–1971 145
Josep Maria Fusté  Spain Midfielder 1962–1972 197
Eladio Silvestre  Spain Defender 1962–1972 226
Joaquim Rifé  Spain Defender 1964–1976 290
Antoni Torres  Spain Defender 1965–1976 269
Gallego  Spain Defender 1965–1975 248
Carles Rexach  Spain Forward 1965–1981 328
Miguel Reina  Spain Goalkeeper 1966–1973 111
Pedro María Zabalza  Spain Midfielder 1967–1973 149
Juan Carlos Pérez  Spain Midfielder 1968–1975 163
Marcial Pina  Spain Midfielder 1969–1977 210
Juan Manuel Asensi  Spain Forward 1970–1980 299
Quique Costas  Spain Defender 1971–1980 172
Antonio de la Cruz  Spain Defender 1972–1979 183
Johan Cruyff  Netherlands Forward 1973–1978 139
Migueli  Spain Defender 1973–1989 391
Johan Neeskens  Netherlands Midfielder 1974–1979 140
Pedro María Artola  Spain Goalkeeper 1975–1984 186
José Vicente Sánchez  Spain Midfielder 1975–1986 236
José Antonio Ramos Huete  Spain Defender 1976–1982 119
Antonio Olmo  Spain Defender 1976–1984 188
Esteban Vigo  Spain Midfielder 1977–1987 166
Francisco José Carrasco  Spain Forward 1978–1989 262
José Ramón Alexanko  Spain Defender 1980–1993 274
Quini  Spain Forward 1980–1984 100
Bernd Schuster  Germany Midfielder 1980–1988 170
Josep Moratalla  Spain Midfielder 1981–1988 104
Javier Urruticoechea  Spain Goalkeeper 1981–1988 120
Gerardo Miranda  Spain Defender 1981–1988 145
Víctor Muñoz  Spain Midfielder 1981–1988 224
Marcos Alonso Peña  Spain Winger 1982–1987 124
Julio Alberto Moreno  Spain Defender 1982–1991 200
Urbano Ortega  Spain Midfielder 1981–1991 122
Ramón Calderé  Spain Forward 1984–1988 110
Gary Lineker  England Forward 1986–1989 103
Roberto Fernández  Spain Midfielder 1986–1990 144
Andoni Zubizarreta  Spain Goalkeeper 1986–1994 301
Guillermo Amor  Spain Midfielder 1988–1998 311
Txiki Begiristain  Spain Midfielder 1988–1995 223
Ricardo Serna  Spain Defender 1988–1992 101
Andoni Goikoetxea  Spain Midfielder 1988–1994 126
Julio Salinas  Spain Forward 1988–1994 146
Eusebio Sacristán  Spain Midfielder 1988–1995 203
José Mari Bakero  Spain Midfielder 1988–1996 260
Michael Laudrup  Denmark Midfielder 1989–1994 167
Ronald Koeman  Netherlands Defender 1989–1995 192
Albert Ferrer  Spain Defender 1990–1998 204
Hristo Stoichkov  Bulgaria Forward 1990–1995
1996–1998
175
Pep Guardiola  Spain Midfielder 1990–2001 263
Miguel Ángel Nadal  Spain Defender 1991–1999 207
Sergi  Spain Defender 1993–2002 267
Abelardo  Spain Defender 1994–2002 178
Luís Figo  Portugal Midfielder 1995–2000 172
Luis Enrique  Spain Midfielder 1996–2004 207
Michael Reiziger  Netherlands Defender 1997–2004 173
Rivaldo  Brazil Midfielder 1997–2002 157
Frank de Boer  Netherlands Defender 1998–2003 144
Phillip Cocu  Netherlands Midfielder 1998–2004 205
Patrick Kluivert  Netherlands Forward 1998–2004 182
Xavi *  Spain Midfielder 1998–2015 505
Gabri  Spain Midfielder 1999–2006 129
Carles Puyol *  Spain Defender 1999–2014 392
Javier Saviola  Argentina Forward 2001–2004
2006–2007
123
Oleguer  Spain Defender 2001–2008 127
Víctor Valdés*  Spain Goalkeeper 2002–2014 387
Andrés Iniesta*  Spain Midfielder 2002–2018 442
Ronaldinho  Brazil Forward 2003–2008 145
Giovanni van Bronckhorst  Netherlands Defender 2003–2007 105
Rafael Márquez  Mexico Defender 2003–2010 163
Deco  Portugal Midfielder 2004–2008 113
Samuel Eto’o  Cameroon Forward 2004–2009 144
Lionel Messi *  Argentina Forward 2004– 414
Bojan  Spain Forward 2007–2011 104
Eric Abidal  France Defender 2007–2013 125
Dani Alves  Brazil Defender 2008–2016 247
Seydou Keita  Mali Midfielder 2008–2012 119
Sergio Busquets  Spain Midfielder 2008– 306
Gerard Piqué  Spain Defender 2008– 271
Pedro *  Spain Winger 2008–2015 204
Adriano  Brazil Defender 2010–2016 114
Javier Mascherano  Argentina Defender 2010–2018 203
Jordi Alba  Spain Defender 2012– 157
Neymar *  Brazil Forward 2013–2017 123
Luis Suárez *  Uruguay Forward 2014– 125
Ivan Rakitić *  Croatia Midfielder 2014– 129

Barcelona players with most appearances – Most notable players

Xavi is the most capped player for Barcelona. The layers were legends from the last decade that make the list.

He is followed by another two club legends Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi. Since Iniesta is no longer a Barcelona player, it is highly likely that in no time, Messi will move to the second place.

Barcelona players with most appearances – Legends

Aside from being the founder, Joan Gamper was also one of the club’s first footballers and holds the record for most goals in one match, with nine. Lionel Messi is the all-time top scorer with 638 goals, holds the record for most goals scored in official competitions, with 603, and is the current La Liga topscorer with 419 goals.

Xavi holds the record for the most appearances in all competitions (including friendlies), the record for most league appearances, with 505 games, and the record for most appearances in official competitions, with 767 games. Messi has won the record number of trophies for the club (34).

Barcelona players with over 100 appearances – Individual records 

Barcelona players that have won the FIFA World Player of the Year/Best FIFA Men’s Player:

  •  Romário (1): 1994
  •  Ronaldo (1): 1996
  •  Rivaldo (1): 1999
  •  Ronaldinho (2): 2004, 2005
  •  Lionel Messi (2): 2009, 2019

Barcelona players that have won the France Football Ballon d’Or or FIFA Ballon d’Or for best player in Europe/the world:

  •  Luis Suárez (1): 1960
  •  Johan Cruyff (2): 1973, 1974
  •  Hristo Stoitchkov (1): 1994
  •  Rivaldo (1): 1999
  •  Ronaldinho (1): 2005
  •  Lionel Messi (6): 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2019

Barcelona players that have won the UEFA Club Footballer of the Year or UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Award:

  •  Ronaldinho (1): 2006
  •  Lionel Messi (3): 2009, 2011, 2015
  •  Andrés Iniesta (1): 2012

Barcelona players that have won either the Best Defender, Midfielder or Forward award at UEFA Club Football Awards:

  •  Carles Puyol (1): 2006
  •  Deco (1): 2006
  •  Ronaldinho (1): 2006
  •  Samuel Eto’o (1): 2006
  •  Xavi (1): 2009
  •  Lionel Messi (2): 2009, 2019

Barcelona players that were included in the FIFA FIFPro World11:

Lionel Messi (13),  Andrés Iniesta (9),  Xavi (6),  Dani Alves (6),  Gerard Piqué (4),  Ronaldinho (3),  Carles Puyol (3),  Samuel Eto’o (2),  Neymar (2),  Lilian Thuram (1),  Gianluca Zambrotta (1),  David Villa (1),  Luis Suárez (1)

Barcelona players that were included in the UEFA Team of the Year:

Lionel Messi (10),  Andrés Iniesta (6),  Carles Puyol (6),  Xavi (5),  Gerard Piqué (5),  Ronaldinho (3),  Dani Alves (3),  Samuel Eto’o (2),  Patrik Andersson (1),  Gianluca Zambrotta (1),  Zlatan Ibrahimović (1),  David Villa (1),  Eric Abidal (1),  Neymar (1)

Barcelona players that have received an IFFHS Men’s World Team award:

Lionel Messi (3),  Neymar (1),  Frenkie de Jong (1)

Barcelona players that have won the European Golden Shoe:

  •  Ronaldo (1996–97, 34 goals in 37 games)
  •  Lionel Messi (2009–10, 34 goals in 35 games; 2011–12, 50 goals in 37 games; 2012–13, 46 goals in 32 games; 2016–17, 37 goals in 34 games; 2017–18, 34 goals in 35 games; 2018–19, 36 goals in 34 games)
  •  Luis Suárez (2015–16, 40 goals in 35 games)

Barcelona players that have won the Pichichi Trophy:[2]

  •  Mariano Martín (1942–43, 32 goals in 23 games)
  •  César (1948–49, 28 goals in 24 games)
  •  Cayetano Ré (1964–65, 25 goals in 30 games)
  •  Carles Rexach (1970–71, 17 goals in 28 games)
  •  Hans Krankl (1978–79, 29 goals in 30 games)
  •  Quini (1980–81, 20 goals in 30 games; 1981–82, 26 goals in 32 games)
  •  Romário (1993–94, 30 goals in 33 games)
  •  Ronaldo (1996–97, 34 goals in 37 games)
  •  Samuel Eto’o (2005–06, 26 goals in 35 games)
  •  Lionel Messi (2009–10, 34 goals in 35 games; 2011–12, 50 goals in 37 games; 2012–13, 46 goals in 32 games; 2016–17, 37 goals in 34 games; 2017–18, 34 goals in 35 games; 2018–19, 36 goals in 34 games)
  •  Luis Suárez (2015–16, 40 goals in 35 games)

Barcelona players that have been the top scorer of Copa del Rey:

  •  Rivaldo (1997–98, 8 goals)
  •  Javier Saviola (2006–07, 7 goals)
  •  Lionel Messi (2008–09, 6 goals in 8 games; 2010–11, 7 goals in 6 games; 2013–14, 5 goals in 6 games; 2015–16, 5 goals in 5 games; 2016–17, 5 goals in 7 games)
  •  Neymar (2014–15, 7 goals in 6 games)
  •  Luis Suárez (2015–16, 5 goals in 4 games)
  •  Munir (2015–16, 5 goals in 5 games)
  • Barcelona players that have been the top scorer of UEFA Champions League:[62]
  •  Ronald Koeman (1993–94, 8 goals in 12 games)
  •  Rivaldo (1999–00, 10 goals in 14 games)
  •  Lionel Messi (2008–09, 9 goals in 12 games; 2009–10, 8 goals in 11 games; 2010–11, 12 goals in 13 games; 2011–12, 14 goals in 11 games; 2014–15, 10 goals in 13 games; 2018–19, 12 goals in 10 games)
  •  Neymar (2014–15, 10 goals in 12 games)

Barcelona players that have been the top scorer of FIFA Club World Cup:

  •  Adriano (2011, 2 goals in 1 game)
  •  Lionel Messi (2011, 2 goals in 2 games)
  •  Luis Suárez (2015, 5 goals in 2 games)

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