Best Players

Top 50 Best Performing Football Players in the World

This is FC's list of the Top 50 Best Players in the world at the moment according to our algorithm. We update this list every Monday. If you want more information on how our algorithm is calculated, please click here.

Rank   Team Nationality Position Age Form
  • 1
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    Lionel Messi image description Barcelona ARG F (RC) 32
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    2
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    Robert Lewandowski image description Bayern POL S (C) 31
    99
    3
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    Josip Iličić image description Atalanta SVN F, AM (C) 32
    99
    4
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    Jadon Sancho image description Dortmund GBR AM (RL) 20
    99
    5
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    Neymar Jr. image description PSG BRA AM (LC) 28
    99
    6
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    Kylian Mbappé image description PSG FRA F (CL) 21
    99
    7
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    Serge Gnabry image description Bayern DEU AM (RL) 24
    99
    8
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    Cristiano Ronaldo image description Juventus PRT F (CL) 35
    99
    9
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    Thiago Alcântara image description Bayern ESP DM, M (C) 28
    99
    10
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    Toni Kroos image description Real Madrid DEU M, AM (C) 30
    98
    11
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    Harry Kane image description Tottenham GBR S (C) 26
    97
    12
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    Thomas Müller image description Bayern DEU AM (CR) 30
    97
    13
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    Alisson image description Liverpool BRA GK 27
    96
    14
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    Virgil van Dijk image description Liverpool NLD D (C) 28
    96
    15
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    Alphonso Davies image description Bayern CAN D, M (L) 19
    96
    16
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    Luis Suárez image description Barcelona URY S (C) 33
    95
    17
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    Kevin De Bruyne image description Man City BEL M, AM (C) 28
    95
    18
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    Ricardo Pereira image description Leicester City PRT D (R) 26
    94
    19
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    Sergio Busquets image description Barcelona ESP M, DM (C) 31
    94
    20
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    Gabriel Jesus image description Man City BRA S (C), AM (R) 23
    94
    21
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    Harry Maguire image description Man Utd GBR D (C) 28
    94
    22
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    Trent Alexander-Arnold image description Liverpool GBR D (R) 21
    93
    23
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    David Alaba image description Bayern AUT D (LC) 27
    93
    24
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    Son Heungmin image description Tottenham KOR S (C), AM (L) 27
    93
    25
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    Artem Dzyuba image description Zenit RUS ST (C) 31
    93
    26
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    Dayot Upamecano image description RB Leipzig FRA D (CL) 21
    93
    27
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    Rodri image description Man City ESP M, DM (C) 23
    93
    28
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    Memphis Depay image description Lyon NLD S, AM (C) 26
    93
    29
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    Mohamed Salah image description Liverpool EGY W (R) 27
    93
    30
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    Joe Gomez image description Liverpool GBR D (CR) 22
    93
    31
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    Benjamin Pavard image description Bayern FRA D (RC) 24
    92
    32
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    Sergio Agüero image description Man City ARG S (C) 31
    92
    33
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    Bruno Henrique image description Flamengo BRA AM (L), S (C) 29
    92
    34
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    Eden Hazard image description Real Madrid BEL F (LC) 29
    92
    35
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    Casemiro image description Real Madrid BRA M, DM (C) 28
    92
    36
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    Gerard Pique image description Barcelona ESP D (C) 33
    92
    37
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    Bruno Fernandes image description Man Utd PRT AM, M (C) 25
    91
    38
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    Erling Haaland image description Dortmund NOR S (C) 19
    91
    39
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    Jordan Henderson image description Liverpool GBR M (C) 29
    91
    40
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    Kai Havertz image description Leverkusen DEU AM (CR) 20
    91
    41
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    Riyad Mahrez image description Man City DZA W, AM (R) 29
    91
    42
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    Fikayo Tomori image description Chelsea GBR D (CL) 22
    91
    43
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    Pizzi image description SL Benfica PRT M, AM (R) 30
    91
    44
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    Dani Carvajal image description Real Madrid ESP D (R) 28
    91
    45
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    Marco Verratti image description PSG ITA M, DM (C) 27
    91
    46
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    Filip Kostić image description Frankfurt SRB AM, DM (L) 27
    91
    47
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    Pablo Sarabia image description PSG ESP AM, W (R) 27
    91
    48
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    Marcus Rashford image description Man Utd GBR F (C), AM (L) 22
    91
    49
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    Ciro Immobile image description Lazio ITA ST (C) 30
    91
    50
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    Joshua Kimmich image description Bayern DEU DM (C), D (R) 25
    91

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