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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.

We also have a list with the Top 50 players whose form is rising right now.

Rank   Team Nationality Position Age Form
  • 1
    Lionel Messi profile photo
    Lionel Messi FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona ARG F (CR) 33
    99
    2
    Neymar Jr. profile photo
    Neymar Jr. Paris Saint-Germain FC clublogo PSG BRA AM, W (L) 29
    99
    3
    Erling Haaland profile photo
    Erling Haaland BV Borussia 09 Dortmund clublogo Dortmund NOR S (C) 20
    99
    4
    Jadon Sancho profile photo
    Jadon Sancho BV Borussia 09 Dortmund clublogo Dortmund GBR AM (RL) 20
    99  
    5
    Toni Kroos profile photo
    Toni Kroos Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid DEU M, DM (C) 31
    97  
    6
    Iago Aspas profile photo
    Iago Aspas RC Celta de Vigo clublogo Celta ESP ST (C) 33
    96
    7
    Mohamed Salah profile photo
    Mohamed Salah Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool EGY W (R) 28
    96
    8
    Karim Benzema profile photo
    Karim Benzema Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid FRA S (C) 33
    96
    9
    Thiago Silva profile photo
    Thiago Silva Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea BRA D (C) 36
    96
    10
    John Stones profile photo
    John Stones Manchester City FC clublogo Man City GBR D (C) 26
    96  
    11
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic profile photo
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic AC Milan clublogo Milan SWE S (C) 39
    96  
    12
    Cristiano Ronaldo profile photo
    Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus FC clublogo Juventus PRT F (CL) 36
    95  
    13
    Robert Lewandowski profile photo
    Robert Lewandowski FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern POL S (C) 32
    95  
    14
    Raheem Sterling profile photo
    Raheem Sterling Manchester City FC clublogo Man City GBR W, AM (L) 26
    95  
    15
    João Cancelo profile photo
    João Cancelo Manchester City FC clublogo Man City PRT D (RL) 26
    95  
    16
    André Silva profile photo
    André Silva Eintracht Frankfurt clublogo Frankfurt PRT S (C) 25
    94
    17
    Joshua Kimmich profile photo
    Joshua Kimmich FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern DEU DM (C), D (R) 26
    94
    18
    Rúben Dias profile photo
    Rúben Dias Manchester City FC clublogo Man City PRT D (C) 23
    94  
    19
    Christian Romero profile photo
    Christian Romero Atalanta BC clublogo Atalanta ARG D (CR) 22
    94  
    20
    Yassine Bounou profile photo
    Yassine Bounou Sevilla FC clublogo Sevilla FC MAR GK 29
    93  
    21
    Rodri profile photo
    Rodri Manchester City FC clublogo Man City ESP M, DM (C) 24
    93
    22
    Nico Elvedi profile photo
    Nico Elvedi Borussia Mönchengladbach clublogo M'gladbach CHE D (CL) 24
    93  
    23
    Antoine Griezmann profile photo
    Antoine Griezmann FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona FRA F (CL) 29
    92
    24
    Nick Pope profile photo
    Nick Pope Burnley FC clublogo Burnley GBR GK 28
    92  
    25
    Sergio Ramos profile photo
    Sergio Ramos Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid ESP D (C) 34
    92
    26
    Cesar Azpilicueta profile photo
    Cesar Azpilicueta Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea ESP D (RL) 31
    92  
    27
    Bruno Fernandes profile photo
    Bruno Fernandes Manchester United FC clublogo Man Utd PRT AM (C) 26
    92  
    28
    Ilkay Gündogan profile photo
    Ilkay Gündogan Manchester City FC clublogo Man City DEU M, DM (C) 30
    92  
    29
    Kyle Walker profile photo
    Kyle Walker Manchester City FC clublogo Man City GBR D (R) 30
    91  
    30
    Ederson profile photo
    Ederson Manchester City FC clublogo Man City BRA GK 27
    91  
    31
    Edmond Tapsoba profile photo
    Edmond Tapsoba Bayer 04 Leverkusen clublogo Leverkusen BFA D (CL) 22
    91  
    32
    Jack Grealish profile photo
    Jack Grealish Aston Villa FC clublogo Aston Villa GBR AM (LC) 25
    91
    33
    Leon Goretzka profile photo
    Leon Goretzka FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern DEU DM, AM (C) 26
    91  
    34
    Frenkie de Jong profile photo
    Frenkie de Jong FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona NLD M, DM (C) 23
    91
    35
    Kurt Zouma profile photo
    Kurt Zouma Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea FRA D (C) 26
    91
    36
    Wout Weghorst profile photo
    Wout Weghorst VfL Wolfsburg clublogo Wolfsburg NLD S (C) 28
    91  
    37
    Oleksandr Zinchenko profile photo
    Oleksandr Zinchenko Manchester City FC clublogo Man City UKR D (L), M (C) 24
    91  
    38
    Bernardo Silva profile photo
    Bernardo Silva Manchester City FC clublogo Man City PRT M, AM (C) 26
    91  
    39
    Kevin De Bruyne profile photo
    Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City FC clublogo Man City BEL M, AM (C) 29
    91  
    40
    Emiliano Martínez profile photo
    Emiliano Martínez Aston Villa FC clublogo Aston Villa ARG GK 28
    91
    41
    Thomas Müller profile photo
    Thomas Müller FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern DEU AM (CR) 31
    91  
    42
    Kylian Mbappé profile photo
    Kylian Mbappé Paris Saint-Germain FC clublogo PSG FRA F (CL) 22
    90  
    43
    Jordi Alba profile photo
    Jordi Alba FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona ESP D (L) 31
    90
    44
    Aymeric Laporte profile photo
    Aymeric Laporte Manchester City FC clublogo Man City FRA D (C) 26
    90  
    45
    Juan Cuadrado profile photo
    Juan Cuadrado Juventus FC clublogo Juventus COL D, M (R) 32
    90
    46
    Gerard Moreno profile photo
    Gerard Moreno Villarreal CF clublogo Villarreal ESP F (CR) 28
    90  
    47
    Fabinho profile photo
    Fabinho Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool BRA M, D (C) 27
    90
    48
    Lars Stindl profile photo
    Lars Stindl Borussia Mönchengladbach clublogo M'gladbach DEU AM, S (C) 32
    90  
    49
    Manuel Locatelli profile photo
    Manuel Locatelli US Sassuolo Calcio clublogo Sassuolo ITA DM, M (C) 23
    90
    50
    Diogo Jota profile photo
    Diogo Jota Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool PRT S (C), AM (L) 24
    90

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