The top 10 playmakers in the world Football named and ranked.
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi tops the world as the best playmaker in football right now beating the Premier League duo Bruno Fernandes and Kevin De Bruyne.
Messi has been in sensational form as Barcelona challenge for the La Liga title alongside Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.
The Argentine has scored an impressive 36 times and provided 14 assists in 45 appearances in all competitions this term.
The six-time Ballon d’Or hero has now risen to the top of a star-studded list of playmakers.
The Daily Star compiled the rankings and highlighted Messi’s “remarkable” passing range and vision.
The publication reckoned that the Barcelona and Argentina captain can “decide a contest in a split second or attempt a passage of play that others could not even contemplate.”
De Bruyne finished behind Messi in the list as the Manchester City playmaker has been in impressive form for his side.
The 29-year-old Belgian midfielder has provided a 17-assist haul and scored nine goals across all competitions this summer.
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De Bruyne has proceeded to add silverware to his expanding trophy cabinet as City have captured the League Cup and Premier League title.
And the City player could add another major trophy to his acquisition as Pep Guardiola’s men play in the Champions League final for the first time later this month.
De Bruyne was hailed for producing “moments of magic on countless occasions since signing for the club in 2015, leading City to trophy after trophy.”
Manchester United star Fernandes finished in the top three, while Neymar and Thomas Muller finished fourth and fifth respectively.
Here is the top 10 playmakers in the world Football named and ranked.
10. Jack Grealish (Aston Villa)
9. James Rodriguez (Everton)
8. Martin Odegaard (Arsenal/Real Madrid)
7. Thiago Alcantara (Liverpool)
6. Toni Kroos (Real Madrid)
5. Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
4. Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain)
3. Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United)
2. Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
1. Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
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