Soccer is a straightforward sport to understand. You gain possession of the ball, carry it forward, and score a goal. End-points are dealt with by the defenders and forwards. Midfielders ensure that the two points remain connected at all times.
Strong midfielders are found in all of the world's top clubs. These demolition experts and artists are undoubtedly the most adaptable players on the field. They can defend, create, and even score when necessary.
The footballing wits who rule the world's top leagues are the subject of today's list. It's about the top five midfielders in the world, who are a cut above the rest.
Let's take a look at the world's top five midfielders without further hesitation.
Idrissa Gueye is number five:
Paris Saint-Germain is one of the best teams in the world. They boast the most high-profile offense, an explosive midfield, and a world-class defense thanks to their purchases this season. Despite all of the glitz, their 31-year-old defensive midfielder has proven to be the most crucial component of the puzzle.
Idrissa Gueye has been a key component of PSG's success this season, assisting on the team's 100 percent winning record in Ligue 1. In the league, he has successfully absorbed pressure, created opportunities, and even scored a number of goals.
Frankie De Jong, No. 4:
Barcelona has always had a strong midfield. Frenkie de Jong, a former Ajax player, has proudly carried on the legacy.
Barcelona appears to have lost its way after the departure of Lionel Messi, and they are failing to produce reasonable results. One of Ronald Koeman's Barcelona's few bright spots has been De Jong. The central midfielder is an outstanding passer of the ball, has the ability to control the speed of a game, and can create game-winning opportunities.
This season in La Liga, De Jong has averaged two vital passes and three dribbles per game, demonstrating his daring and inventive side.
Joshua Kimmich is number three:
Joshua Kimmich has progressed from a high-flying right back to one of the league's best midfielders in the last three seasons. The 26-year-old has also developed into a strong leader who is respected by all Bayern players.
The Bayern Munich midfielder is currently used as a defensive midfielder, but he can also play further up the field. Kimmich always makes sure to inject his unique, often game-changing spice to the mix, no matter what role he is given or where he is deployed.
In both offensive and defense, Bayern Munich is the most dominant team in the competition. Their all-around play is what distinguishes them, and Kimmich epitomizes that spirit.
Paul Pogba is one of them, second on record:
Paul Pogba, a Manchester United midfielder, has been hailed as one of the best players in the Premier League. He is doing everything he can in the 2021-22 campaign to justify his lofty position. After a shockingly brief Euro 2020 campaign, the Frenchman returned to his club hungrier than ever, eager to establish a point. So far, he's done a good job of emphasizing the idea.
Manchester United's central midfielder has excelled at setting the tempo. In the league, he has passed smoothly, made offensive runs without abandoning prudence, and supplied seven assists.
Lorenzo Pellegrini's formal name is Lorenzo Pellegrini: He's number 1:
AS Roma have had a good start to their Serie A season under Jose Mourinho. They are now fifth in the table with nine points after their first four Serie A games. Lorenzo Pellegrini, the club captain, has been the star of the show so far, shining in every encounter this season.
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