Football publication FourFourTwo has released their rankings of the world’s top 10 midfielders on Thursday.
In the world of football, Midfielders are generally positioned on the field between their team’s defenders and forwards. Some midfielders play a strictly-defined defensive role, breaking up attacks, and are otherwise known as defensive midfielders.
UEFA midfielder of the year and former World Cup winner N’Golo Kante is as low as 7th on the list, with Chelsea teammate Jorginho ahead of him.
Full list worlds’s top 10 midfielders by Fourfourtwo
Here is the full list:
- Marcos Llorente (Atletico Madrid)
- Leon Goretzka (Bayern Munich)
- Ilkay Gundogan (Manchester City)
- N’Golo Kante (Chelsea)
- Joshua Kimmich (Bayern Munich)
- Marco Verratti (Paris Saint-Germain)
- Paul Pogba (Manchester United)
- Jorginho (Chelsea)
- Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
- Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United)