Lionel Messi has been ranked top forward ahead of his rivals Cristiano Ronaldo and others, CIES Football Observatory has recently analysed top performing players in 2015 and with no surprises Lionel Messi who has scored 17 goals in La Liga since the start of 2015 has been ranked the top forward.
Cristiano Ronaldo on the other hand is surprisingly at the 29th position as he has just scored 6 goals in La Liga since January 2015, The Ballon d’Or winner is way behind his rival Messi. The other forwards of Real Madrid Bale and Benzema are also ranked 35th and 37th respectively. This sums up Madrid’s performance in 2015 so far.
Arjen Robben with a score of (92) and Bas Dost with (77) were closest to Messi (100).
Premier League best forwards were Diego Costa (5th) and Harry Kane (6th), While the Manchester City’s Clichy was the ranked best full back which was quite unexpected.
Eden Hazard and Ozil were ranked top attacking midfielders while Kevin De Bruyne and Kagawa who raised their performances recently were ranked 4th and 5th respectively.
Top Central Miedfielders were Nuri Sahin (1st) behind him was Paul Pogba who is having an impressive run at Juventus.
CIES Football Observatory has given these stats by emphasizing on Shooting, Chances Create, Recovery, Distribution, Rigour and Take on.
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