Toni Kroos

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The midfielder came through the Bayern Munich youth system after joining them in 2006 and was handed his first team debut in 2007. He also had a brief loan spell at Bayer Leverkusen. His list of honours so far include three Bundesliga titles, two DFB Pokal titles and the Champions League. He was first capped by Germany in 2010.

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7 Footballers Who've Rediscovered Their Form This Season

Paulo Dybala of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Juventus and Bologna FC at Allianz Stadium on September 26, 2018 in Turin, Italy.

At the start of the month, I made a video on seven footballers who flopped this season. Last weekend, I did a video on seven breakout stars this season, and today, I’m taking this little three-part series to its natural conclusion, with a look at 7 players who have rediscovered their form so far this season.

7 Best Midfielders of the Decade

Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014 in...

I should start off by saying that I hope all regular viewers and subscribers are enjoying this series taking a look back over the last decade, of which this is the fifth instalment. If you are new to this series and indeed the channel, I do always recommend watching it from the start (which was the 7 best goalkeepers video), since I laid out my criteria more comprehensively to avoid any confusion in the introduction there. Oh, and also, feel free to subscribe to the channel otherwise you run the dreadful risk of missing out on future videos in this series and in general.

7 Best Central/Attacking Midfielders in World Football

Isco of Real Madrid during the La Liga Santander  match between Rayo Vallecano v Real Madrid on April 28, 2019

It seems like it’s been a while since our last video in this series, looking at the best currently active footballers in each position. This is the penultimate positional video of the series, with only centre-forwards still to come, and today in the turn of the attacking midfielders.

Video: 7 Best Players Not Nominated for the 2018 Ballon d'Or

(L-R) Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne and Marco Verratti of Italy pose for a photo before the International Friendly match between Italy and Ukraine on October 10, 2018 in Genoa, Italy.

Right, I do apologise, but I’m going to have to start this video with a brief rant about the Ballon d’Or. A once fine institution and award, I fear it has been somewhat sullied in recent years. I mean, to start off with we should get back to basics. It is supposed to be an award given to the best individual over the course of a calendar year, and I fear it does neither of those things.

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Paulo Dybala of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Juventus and Bologna FC at Allianz Stadium on September 26, 2018 in Turin, Italy.

7 Footballers Who've Rediscovered Their Form This Season

At the start of the month, I made a video on seven footballers who flopped this season. Last weekend, I did a video on seven breakout stars this season, and today, I’m taking this little three-part series to its natural conclusion, with a look at 7 players who have rediscovered their form so far this season.

Isco of Real Madrid during the La Liga Santander  match between Rayo Vallecano v Real Madrid on April 28, 2019

7 Best Central/Attacking Midfielders in World Football

It seems like it’s been a while since our last video in this series, looking at the best currently active footballers in each position. This is the penultimate positional video of the series, with only centre-forwards still to come, and today in the turn of the attacking midfielders.

Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow on November 5, 2014 in...

7 Best Midfielders of the Decade

I should start off by saying that I hope all regular viewers and subscribers are enjoying this series taking a look back over the last decade, of which this is the fifth instalment. If you are new to this series and indeed the channel, I do always recommend watching it from the start (which was the 7 best goalkeepers video), since I laid out my criteria more comprehensively to avoid any confusion in the introduction there. Oh, and also, feel free to subscribe to the channel otherwise you run the dreadful risk of missing out on future videos in this series and in general.

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