Best Center Midfielders

Top 50 Best Center Midfielders Players

This is FC's list of the Top 50 Best Center Midfielders 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
    Joshua Kimmich profile photo
    Joshua Kimmich FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern DEU DM (C), D (R) 25
    96
    2
    Jonas Hofmann profile photo
    Jonas Hofmann Borussia Mönchengladbach clublogo M'gladbach DEU M (C), AM (L) 28
    94
    3
    Kevin De Bruyne profile photo
    Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City FC clublogo Man City BEL M, AM (C) 29
    93  
    4
    Fabinho profile photo
    Fabinho Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool BRA M, D (C) 27
    92  
    5
    Frenkie de Jong profile photo
    Frenkie de Jong FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona NLD M, DM (C) 23
    91
    6
    Manuel Locatelli profile photo
    Manuel Locatelli US Sassuolo Calcio clublogo Sassuolo ITA DM, M (C) 23
    90
    7
    Leon Goretzka profile photo
    Leon Goretzka FC Bayern München clublogo Bayern DEU DM, AM (C) 25
    90
    8
    Remo Freuler profile photo
    Remo Freuler Atalanta BC clublogo Atalanta CHE DM, M (C) 28
    90  
    9
    Ilkay Gündogan profile photo
    Ilkay Gündogan Manchester City FC clublogo Man City DEU M, DM (C) 30
    90  
    10
    Toni Kroos profile photo
    Toni Kroos Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid DEU M, DM (C) 31
    89
    11
    Thiago Alcântara profile photo
    Thiago Alcântara Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool ESP DM, M (C) 29
    89  
    12
    Emre Can profile photo
    Emre Can BV Borussia 09 Dortmund clublogo Dortmund DEU M, DM (C) 27
    89  
    13
    Achraf Hakimi profile photo
    Achraf Hakimi FC Internazionale Milano clublogo Inter MAR M, DM (R) 22
    89  
    14
    Marco Verratti profile photo
    Marco Verratti Paris Saint-Germain FC clublogo PSG ITA M, DM (C) 28
    89  
    15
    Phil Foden profile photo
    Phil Foden Manchester City FC clublogo Man City GBR M (C), AM (L) 20
    89  
    16
    Rodri profile photo
    Rodri Manchester City FC clublogo Man City ESP DM, M (C) 24
    88
    17
    Casemiro profile photo
    Casemiro Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid BRA M, DM (C) 28
    88
    18
    Luka Modrić profile photo
    Luka Modrić Real Madrid CF clublogo Real Madrid HRV M, DM (C) 35
    88
    19
    Dani Parejo profile photo
    Dani Parejo Villarreal CF clublogo Villarreal ESP M, AM (C) 31
    87  
    20
    James Ward-Prowse profile photo
    James Ward-Prowse Southampton FC clublogo Southampton GBR M (C) 26
    87
    21
    Marcelo Brozović profile photo
    Marcelo Brozović FC Internazionale Milano clublogo Inter HRV M, DM (C) 28
    87  
    22
    Wilfred Ndidi profile photo
    Wilfred Ndidi Leicester City FC clublogo Leicester City NGA DM, M (C) 24
    87
    23
    Axel Witsel profile photo
    Axel Witsel BV Borussia 09 Dortmund clublogo Dortmund BEL DM, M (C) 32
    87
    24
    N'Golo Kanté profile photo
    N'Golo Kanté Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea FRA M, DM (C) 29
    86
    25
    André Zambo Anguissa profile photo
    André Zambo Anguissa Fulham FC clublogo Fulham CMR DM, M (C) 25
    86  
    26
    Jordan Henderson profile photo
    Jordan Henderson Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool GBR M, DM (C) 30
    86  
    27
    Sergej Milinković-Savić profile photo
    Sergej Milinković-Savić SS Lazio clublogo Lazio SRB M, AM (C) 25
    86  
    28
    Declan Rice profile photo
    Declan Rice West Ham United FC clublogo West Ham GBR DM, M (C) 22
    85
    29
    Arturo Vidal profile photo
    Arturo Vidal FC Internazionale Milano clublogo Inter CHL M, AM (C) 33
    85  
    30
    Mason Mount profile photo
    Mason Mount Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea GBR M, AM (C) 22
    85  
    31
    Nemanja Matić profile photo
    Nemanja Matić Manchester United FC clublogo Man Utd SRB DM (C) 32
    84
    32
    Adrien Rabiot profile photo
    Adrien Rabiot Juventus FC clublogo Juventus FRA M, DM (C) 25
    84
    33
    Robin Gosens profile photo
    Robin Gosens Atalanta BC clublogo Atalanta DEU DM, M (L) 26
    84
    34
    Jordan Veretout profile photo
    Jordan Veretout AS Roma clublogo Roma FRA DM (C) 27
    84  
    35
    Franck Kessié profile photo
    Franck Kessié AC Milan clublogo Milan CIV DM, M (C) 24
    84
    36
    Sergio Busquets profile photo
    Sergio Busquets FC Barcelona clublogo Barcelona ESP M, DM (C) 32
    84
    37
    Jorginho profile photo
    Jorginho Chelsea FC clublogo Chelsea ITA M, DM (C) 29
    84  
    38
    Koke profile photo
    Koke Club Atlético de Madrid clublogo Atletico Madrid ESP M (CL) 29
    84
    39
    Rúben Neves profile photo
    Rúben Neves Wolverhampton Wanderers FC clublogo Wolves PRT M, DM (C) 23
    84  
    40
    Florian Neuhaus profile photo
    Florian Neuhaus Borussia Mönchengladbach clublogo M'gladbach DEU DM, M (C) 23
    84  
    41
    Rodrigo Bentancur profile photo
    Rodrigo Bentancur Juventus FC clublogo Juventus URY M, DM (C) 23
    83  
    42
    Marten de Roon profile photo
    Marten de Roon Atalanta BC clublogo Atalanta NLD DM, M (C) 29
    83
    43
    Valentin Rongier profile photo
    Valentin Rongier Olympique de Marseille clublogo Marseille FRA M, DM (C) 26
    83  
    44
    Ellyes Skhiri profile photo
    Ellyes Skhiri 1. FC Köln clublogo 1. FC Köln TUN DM, M (C) 25
    83  
    45
    David Silva profile photo
    David Silva Real Sociedad de Fútbol clublogo Real Sociedad ESP M, AM (C) 35
    83
    46
    Marcos Llorente profile photo
    Marcos Llorente Club Atlético de Madrid clublogo Atletico Madrid ESP M, F (C) 25
    83  
    47
    Georginio Wijnaldum profile photo
    Georginio Wijnaldum Liverpool FC clublogo Liverpool NLD M (C) 30
    83
    48
    Steven N'Zonzi profile photo
    Steven N'Zonzi Stade Rennais FC 1901 clublogo Stade Rennais FRA DM, M (C) 32
    83  
    49
    Kerem Demirbay profile photo
    Kerem Demirbay Bayer 04 Leverkusen clublogo Leverkusen DEU DM, AM (C) 27
    83  
    50
    Ander Herrera profile photo
    Ander Herrera Paris Saint-Germain FC clublogo PSG ESP M, DM (C) 31
    83

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