Well, midfielders are said to be the engine of a football team while on the pitch. Midfielders begin attacks and also prevents their team from being attacked. All midfielders do not necessarily play in the same position. There are; attacking midfielders, central midfielders and defensive midfielders. Some of the best known midfielders in the world include Kevin De Bruyne, Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandez, Joshua Kimmich and N'golo Kante.
Well, FourFourTwo Magazine recently released the list of top 10 best midfielders in the world as of 2011. The list has star midfielders like N'golo Kante, Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandez and Ilkay Gundogan. The Red Devils have produced to midfielders who are in the list of the top 10 best midfielders in the world. In fact, the best midfielder in the world as of 2021 according to FourFourTwo Magazine is Manchester United star Bruno Fernandez. The other Manchester United star in the list is Paul Pogba.
The second best midfielder in the world is Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne. The third is Jorginho who is closely followed by Paul Pogba. The fifth best midfielder is Marco Verrati who is followed by Joshua Kimmich, Ngolo Kante, Ilkay Gundogan, Leon Goretzka and Marcos Llorente respectively.
Below is the ranking of top ten best midfielders in the world as of 2021: