The average height of a male is 175.4 cm and the average height of the Barcelona team is 179.36 cm (2020). Soccer players are taller in general, but their best player Lionel Messi is 170 cm. The general distribution of height amongst pros approximates that of the average person.
Average soccer player height by position The following heights are pulled directly from college rosters. NCSA has pulled the heights and positions for all college soccer roster for the last 6 years and below represent the average heights, broken out by position and division level.
The average height of the men playing in the last World Cup was 182.4 cm or 6’0” feet tall. That’s taller than the average American male, who measures 5’9”, but it’s slightly shorter than the averages for the NHL and MLB (both 6’1”) and the NFL (6’2”).
A review of the European soccer labor market conducted by the International Centre for Sports Studies in Switzerland collected demographic and physical data on professional soccer players, published in 2009. Their average height was 5 feet, 11 1/2 inches tall. Germany's pros average 6 feet at the tallest end of the spectrum, and Spain's are the ...
The average height of all footballers in the leagues surveyed is 182.1 cm. In total, only 67 clubs out of 572 (11.7%) fielded players on average shorter than 180cm. Among them, we notably find Manchester City (Guardiola), OGC Nice (Favre), FC Barcelona (Valverde), Olympique Lyonnais (Génésio) and Real Madrid (Zidane).
The average height of a soccer player is 5-foot-9, not particularly tall. When one looks at the greatest player of all time, the likes of Diego Maradona, Pele, Ferenc Puskas and Johan Cruyff, they are all under six feet. Take a look at today's top players, including Lionel Messi, Eden Hazard and Neymar, and the trend continues.
This has resulted in greater diversity of player heights despite the league maintaining a generally constant average height, while the average player weight has generally decreased. The average height of an NHL player is just over 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) tall. Zdeno Chára, at 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m), is the tallest player ever to play in the NHL.
Premier League 2020/2021 » all players sorted by Height » 1 - 50. Country: England ## England International ; Worldwide ...