THE FIVE BEST PLAYERS OF 2020
In the world today, we see quality footballers playing for different football clubs in the world. These players have won different trophies for their respective teams and also winning individual awards for themselves.
Let’s take a look at the top five best players for the year 2020:
- Robert Lewandowski
The Bayern Munich striker had an outstanding season with his club helping them to win different trophies. The Poland international won a domestic treble for Bayern Munich and also the 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League. He should have won the 2020 Ballon d’or before it was cancelled due the Corona Virus pandemic. In 2020, he played a total of 43 matches for Bayern and scored a total of 45 goals and also providing 14 assists.
- Jordan Henderson
Liverpool captain, Jordan Henderson is regarded as one of the best midfielders in the world. There more quality players in Liverpool like Sadio Mane, Mohammed Salah, Virgil Van Dijk but Henderson deserves to be on this list because without his presence in the team is felt by everyone. His brilliance led Liverpool to their first Premier League Trophy in 30 years. He won the Football Writers Association Player of the year and was also nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the year.
- Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi unarguably one of the best players in the world has achieved a lot with Barcelona. He is an important player in the Barcelona team. The Argentine bagged 25 goals and 18 assists for Barcelona last season in all competitions.
- Erling Haaland
Golden Boy, Erling Haaland is one of the promising youngsters in the world. The Norwegian moved to Borrussia Dortmund from RB Salzburg in January 2020 and he has continued to score goals for his new club. He started his Dortmund career in a grand style by scoring three goals after coming in as a substitute.
- Joshua Kimmich
Another youngster of good quality is Joshua Kimmich of Bayern Munich. He is a defensive midfielder that can score goals, provide assists and at the same time shield his defense from opposition attacks. He is versatile player that can play as a defensive midfielder, central attaching midfielder and also right back.