TOP 10 MIDFIELDERS TO LOOK OUT FOR AT UEFA EUROS 2020
Less than 1 week left for that UEFA Euro 2020 To start with, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 midfielders to play this tournament. This list will feature a wide variety of midfielders whose best qualities are simply not their goals.
It was a difficult task picking a top 10 from the many teams that have an abundance of world-class midfielders. At the top of the list is Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne, closely followed by Chelsea’s Ngolo Kante and Joshua Kimmich from Bayern Munich.
TOP 10 MIDFIELD PLAYERS AT EUROS
Here is the top 10 list we at Twelfth Man came up with after thorough research and analysis.
10. Masonic Hill (Chelsea, England)
The Chelsea star has been consistently brilliant with both club and country this season. Although only 24, Mount was Chelsea’s top player that season. He is Southgate’s favorite having made 16 appearances for his national team.
He has won Champions League This season with Chelsea, he provided the template for Kai Havertz’s winning goal in the final. Mount is phenomenal with the ball and has a bright future ahead of him.
Frenkie De Jong (FC Barcelona, Netherlands)
He was part of the Ajax squad that reached the UCL semi-finals in 2018/2019. Since then, following his dream move to FC Barcelona, he has done some brilliant work for the Catalans.
For the Netherlands, he will be a ball-playing defensive midfielder where he can demonstrate his passing range and ability to get the ball out of defense.
8. Toni Kroos (Real Madrid, Germany)
The German was unbelievable real Madrid since joining and helped them finish second in the league that season. Kroos is also known as Garçom (“waiter” in Portuguese) because of its accuracy of fit. He was part of the German squad that won the World Cup in 2014. The team will face Portugal and France and will rely on Kroos’ experience and leadership to overcome the dangerous group of death.
7. Nicolo Barella (Inter Milan, Italy)
The only 24-year-old Italian has been one of Italy’s top midfielders since joining Inter Milan in 2019. He was one of the key players for the Nerazzurri in their Serie A triumph. Barella was also named best midfielder of the season for exceptional performance in the league. Barella has proven to be a big game player and will play a prominent role at Euro 2020.