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Premier League 100: The final list, featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, Thierry Henry, Ryan Giggs and more

We reveal the final 20 players to earn their place in our Premier League 100

Saturday 30 March 2019 09:24 GMT
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This week, The Independent has counted down through the 100 greatest players ever to grace the Premier League.

We asked all of our sportswriters to rank their greatest players in the history of the league, with each player assigned points before an overall list was then worked out.

In voting for the greatest ever Premier League player, we generally considered a few broad factors: a player’s ability and the actual application of that ability; the consistency of that application; the level they reached; their influence on the competition and – of course – their level of achievement.

Here’s our Chief Football Writer Miguel Delaney explaining exactly what we were looking for, and how the process works.

Each day this week at 10am we will be revealing twenty players, with the winner crowned today. We began with numbers 100-81 on Monday, 80-61 on Tuesday, 60-41 on Wednesday and 40-21 on Thursday.

Join us for the final part of our Premier League countdown (Independent)

And we can now finally reveal our full countdown, with the full list of 100 published below.

IndyPL100: The complete list

Keep an eye on our social media as we have plenty of Premier League 100 features running in tandem with our countdown across the week, including:

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