TOP 10 BEST MIDFIELDERS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE

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Raheem Shaquille Sterling
Raheem Shaquille Sterling One of the Best Midfielders in Premier League

Midfielders are the ones that make the game of soccer exciting and fun. The midfield is the heart of football pitch, and the midfielders are the most skilful, witty, cunning and stylish players to watch. Thus, in this article, we’ll be discussing the Best Midfielders in the Premier League. These are players who are at the top notch, who are deemed perfect at what they do.

LIST OF TOP 10 BEST MIDFIELDERS IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE

The players that appeared on this list were keenly selected based on their current performance and form in their respective clubs and country. here is the list of the Top Ten Best Midfielders in the Premier League 2019

·        Raheem Sterling

·        Heung-Min Son

·        Paul Pogba

·        Eden Hazard

·        Sadio Mane

·        Fernandinho

·        Bernardo Silva

·        Georginio Wijnaldum

·        David Silva

·        Anthony Martial

 

·        Raheem Sterling

·        Player Profile

·        Full Name: Raheem Shaquille Sterling

·        Date of Birth: 8th of December, 1994

·        Place of Birth: Jamaica

·        Nationality: England

·        Playing position: Attacking Midfielder

Raheem Shaquille Sterling
Raheem Shaquille Sterling One of the Best Midfielders in Premier League

Raheem Sterling is an English professional player who plays for Manchester City, and England national team is the number one Best Midfielder in the Premier League. Raheem was birthed in Jamaica but relocated to England, his home country. His role in the midfield is the attacking midfield position, and sometimes he plays from the wing. He began his career at a young age of 5 at Queens Park Rangers and in 2010, he was later signed by Liverpool. He moved to Manchester City following a transfer for a record fee of £49 million, due to a misunderstanding with the manager. He has been spectacular and formidable in the Manchester City team since he moved there, helping the premier league side to win the premier league in 2018. He is an active player in the English National Team having debuted for England Under-16, under-17, under-19, and under-21 national youth teams, and has been called up several times to play in the England Senior National team.

·        Son Heung-min

·        Player profile

·        Full Name: Son Heung-min

·        Date of Birth: 8th of July, 1992

·        Nationality: South Korea

·        Playing position: winger

Son Heung-min
Son Heung-min One The Best Midfielders In Champion League

Son Heung-min is a South Korean professional player who plays for both South Korea National team and Tottenham Hotspur in the premier league. His natural place in the midfield is the “wing” or “flank” but sometimes play the Forward position sometimes in the South Korean National team as well as Tottenham.

Son professional football career began in German Bundesliga, playing for Hamburger SV where he debuted for the team in 2010. In the same year, he was transferred to another Bundesliga club, Bayer Leverkusen for a club record transfer fee of €10 million, his move to Leverkusen saw him feature in the UEFA Europa League matches as well as the UEFA Champions League matches. Having spent two years with the club, he signed to join the premier league side “Tottenham Hotspur” for a transfer fee of £22 million, making him the most expensive Asian player in history. Soon after his transfer to the premier league side, and has improved his game and playing pattern, he was named the top Asian goal scorer in the prime league history in the same year.

·        Paul Pogba

·        Player Profile

·        Full Name: Paul Labile Pogba

·        Date of Birth: 15th of March, 1993

·        Place of Birth: Lagny-Sur-Marne

·        Nationality: France

·        Playing position: Attacking Midfielder, Central Midfielder, Defensive Midfielder

Paul Pogba
Paul Pogba One Of The Best Midfielders In Premier league

Pogba is one of the best French professional football players who is presently at the top of his game for both club and country, and it is no surprise that he is enlisted on the Best Midfielders in the Premier League. His performance and playing pattern are superb and unique having the ability to cross the ball accurately from the midfield to the striker in the 18-yard box, his dribbling skill, and ability to score from close range, long range, heading, etc. makes him a great wonder on the field. To add to his uniqueness, he is one player that can play multiple roles like Attacking midfield, defensive midfield, and deep-lying playmaker role, though his natural role in the midfield is the “central midfield position.” Pogba’s soccer career began in Ligue 1, signing up for “Le Havre.” He was later transferred to “Manchester United” youth football academy in 2009 and was promoted to the senior team two years afterwards. He opted to join the Italian side “Juventus” on a free transfer in the year 2012 because of lack of adequate playing time. It was a good move for him because his game improved drastically and won several trophies including the Italian Serie A. His former club again picked interest in the promising midfielder and signed him for a then world record fee of £89.3 million in 2016.

·        Eden Hazard

·        Player profile

·        Full Name: Eden Michael Hazard

·        Date of Birth: 7th of January, 1991

·        Nationality: Belgium

·        Playing position: Attacking Midfielder

Eden Hazard is presently one of the most skilful midfielders in the premier league. He is wanted by many big clubs including Real Madrid who is continuously monitoring the player to sign him. More so, outside the premier league, he is said to be among the world’s best players to have graced the soccer world. READ ALSO: EMILIANO SALA FULL BIOGRAPHY AND DEATH

Hazard is from Belgium, and as such he is a Belgium professional footballer who plays Belgium National team as well as Chelsea FC in the premier league.

Hazard, is known for high speed, astonishing dribbles, prolific passes, and creativity, his primary role in the midfield is the “attacking midfield position,” and sometimes he plays the role of a wide midfielder.

Eden Hazard has played for the Belgium National under-17 and Under-19 team. At age 17, he was featured in an international friendly match against Luxembourg. He also played in the 2018 FIFA World Cup and was the team’s captain as he led them to win the third place of the World Cup.

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·        Sadio Mane

·        Player Profile

·        Full Name: Sadio Mane

·        Date of Birth: 10th of April, 1992

·        Nationality: Senegal

·        Playing position: winger

The only African to appear on this list is none another person than Sadio mane; the prolific midfielder is from Senegal making him a Senegalese professional soccer player and also plays for Liverpool in the premier league. Mane’s real midfield position is the “wing.”

Though a Senegalese, his football career began in France where he played for Metz, before moving in 2012 to play for Red Bull Salzburg in Austria. His prolific playing style which helps drive the club to victory in the Austria Bundesliga as well as the Austrian Cup in 2014, attracting the young talented winger to the premier league side Southampton who signed him in 2014. While at Southampton, Mane set a new premier league record in 2015 scoring the fastest hat-trick in 176 seconds during a match against Aston Villa. In 2016, he put pen to paper seeing him move to Liverpool for a transfer fee of £34 million, making him the most expensive African player back then. In 2012, he debuted for Senegal national team and had since then been one of their core players.

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·        Fernandinho

·        Player Profile

·        Full Name: Fernando Luiz Roza

·        Date of Birth: 4th of May, 1985

·        Nationality: Brazil

·        Playing position: Midfielder

Fernandinho is a Brazilian professional football player who also plays for Manchester City at the club side level. His place in the midfield is the Defensive midfield role, more like the last man to pass by in the midfield before getting to meet the defenders. He is a perfect mask man who knows how to dispossess the opponent from holding the ball. It is a role he plays for both the Brazil National team and the Manchester City, he also charges forward sometimes, but still, he is not a flexible player.

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·        Bernado Silva

·        Player profile

·        Date of Birth: 10th of August, 1994

·        Full Name: Bernardo MotaViege de Carvalho e Silva

·        Nationality: Portugal

·        Playing Position: midfielder

The Portuguese professional footballer plays for Manchester City as well the Portugal National Team. He was born in Lisbon on August 10, 1994, and began his career at Benfica. The young lad plays in the position of a right-winger. Bernado first debuted for Portugal National team in 2015 after he had played for Portugal under-19 and under-21 National squad as well, he also plays the right winger or sometimes the forward position in Manchester City.

·        Georginio Wijnaldum

·        Player profile

·        Full Name: Georginio Gregion Emile Wijnaldum

·        Date of Birth: 11th of November, 1990

·        Nationality: Netherlands

·        Playing position: Midfielder

This player plays in the central midfield for both club side Liverpool in the premier league and Netherland national team. Winjnaldum has risen to the ranks of the Best Midfielders in the Premier League making him be on this list. He is from Netherland who began his career from Feyenoord. His superb and relentless contribution to his team earning is much admired, making them the second spot presently in the premier league

·        David Silva

·        Player profile

·        Full Name: David Josue Jimenez Silva

·        Date of Birth: 8th of January, 1986

·        Nationality: Spain

·        Playing Position: Midfield

An outclass player like David Silva ought to be on this list appearing on the ninth spot. He is a Spanish professional player who plays for Manchester City as well as the Spanish national team. He is a great player who was signed from Valencia CF who knows how to speed, dribble, give accurate passes, a utility and talented player whose primary role in the midfield is the central midfield position, and also plays the attacking midfield role too, winger role and the forward position.

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·        Anthony Martial

·        Player profile

·        Full Name: Anthony Jordan Martial

·        Date of Birth: 5th of December, 1995

·        Nationality: France

·        Playing Position: Midfield

Last on our list is the French man who plays for Manchester United and France National team. Martial is a player that plays from the flank or wing, and can also play the forward position too. He is a player that weary the opposition team when he is in the area of the ball, also possessing speed and dribbling abilities.

Conclusion On List Of Top 10 Midfielders In The Premier League 2019

Those are the Top Ten Midfielders in the Premier League who are currently on the top of their game and giving their best performance to their respective club side and the national team as well. We sure await to see some changes soon as there are many more rising players who also find their names on this list.

 

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