When they played for Barcelona, some of the best players in the world donned the number nine jersey.
One of the best attackers of all time is regarded as being Ronaldo. Before joining Inter Milan, he had a 47 goal season with the Catalan club in 49 games. Throughout his playing career at the club, he wore the number nine shirt.
In 262 appearances for Barcelona during his playing career, Patrick Kluivert scored 123 goals while donning the number nine shirt.
One of the all-time great attackers is Samuel Eto’o. In 198 games for Barcelona, he scored 130 goals. He also won eight trophies during his tenure with the Blaugrana, including three La Liga championships and two Champions League trophies.
During his three seasons at Barcelona, Alexis Sanchez played 141 games and contributed to 46 goals and 37 assists. While playing for Barcelona, he wore the number nine jersey.
One of football’s all-time best strikers is Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Throughout his playing career at Barcelona, he wore the number nine shirt. In 46 appearances, he scored 22 goals and had 13 assists. Before transferring to AC Milan, he won two Spanish Super Cups and the La Liga with Barcelona.
With 194 goals, Luis Suarez ranks third all-time in the history of the team and wore the number nine jersey during his playing days at Barcelona. With Barcelona, he won numerous championships, including the Spanish Super Cup, four Copa del Reys, four La Liga championships, and the UEFA Champions League.
Prior to Robert Lewandowski’s arrival, Memphis Depay also wore the number nine jersey for Barcelona. The renowned number nine shirt is now worn by Lewandowski.
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