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5 Current Best Attackers In The World (Photos)

1. Mehdi Taremi

Mehdi Taremi is a 29-year-old Iranian professional footballer currently playing as a striker for FC Porto and the Iran national team.

Currently considered as one of the best attackers in the world, Taremi is known for his pace, athleticism, awareness, good link-up play, technical attributes, vision, and an ability to get into good attacking positions or create space for teammates with his intelligent runs off the ball.

Taremi played for Persepolis between 2014 and 2018. He has been the top scorer of the Persian Gulf Pro League on two occasions and also won Primeira Liga joint top scorer last year. He made his first appearance for the Iran national team six years ago.

2. Ferran Torres

Ferran Torres García is a 21-year-old Spanish professional soccer player currently playing for Manchester City and the Spain national team as an attacking winger.

Few days after joining Manchester City, Torres was called up to the senior Spain national team for the first time. He made his first professional appearance for Spain in a winning match against Germany in the UEFA Nations League last year. He was part of the Spanish squad at the 2020 UEFA Euro this year.

Regarded as one of the current best attackers in the world, Torres is renowned for his work-rate and penchant for running to the touchline, pace, creativity, technique, and his close control at speed which enables him to take on opponents and overload the flanks while his height, athleticism, and heading ability also make him a strong aerial presence.

3. Jordan Larsson

Carl Henrik Jordan Larsson is a 24-year-old Swedish professional soccer player currently playing as a forward for Spartak Moscow and the Sweden national team.

He made his first international appearance for the Sweden national team three years ago and was part of the Swedish squad at the 2020 UEFA Euro.

One of the current best attackers in the world, Jordan is known for his agility and low centre of gravity which allows him to retain possession, take on defenders, and beat opponents in one on one situations.

4. Anton Zabolotny

Anton Konstantinovich Zabolotny is a 30-year-old Russian professional football player currently playing as a striker for CSKA Moscow and the Russia national team.

Considered as one of the current best attackers in the world, Zabolotny is known for his control, movement, positional sense, finesse, passing range, and accurate crossing ability.

He made his first professional appearance for the Russia national football team in a friendly game against South Korea four years ago. He was member of the Russia squad at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the home soil. Five months ago, he was included in the preliminary extended 30-man squad for 2020 UEFA Euro.

5. Erling Haaland

Erling Braut Haaland is a Norwegian professional football player who plays as a striker for Bundesliga club, Borussia Dortmund, and the Norway national team.

Considered as one of the current best attackers in the world, Haaland is widely renowned for his pace, athleticism and finishing ability, earning him the nickname, The Terminator, by many of his admirers.

Two years ago, Haaland joined Borussia Dortmund, where he won the 2020 Golden Boy award. In the 2020 to 2021 season, he played a key role in leading Dortmund to DFB-Pokal victory, earning him the Bundesliga Player of the Season award and highest goalscorer of the Champions League. Last month, he scored five goals for the Norway national team in three World Cup qualification matches.

Source: Footballcritic

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