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Ranking the world's top 20 players
Why Haaland still has some work to do to take the top spot 👀
Having entered the doldrums of the summer transfer window, not much is going on in the soccer world these days. What better way to pass the time than by getting irrationally upset at a subjective list that has absolutely no bearing on your life?
Our loosely-defined criteria for determining the top 20 players in the world at this moment account for players' individual contributions, international reputations, impact on their respective teams, and the "it" factor – whether or not they possess that special sauce that keeps their opposition up at night before a game. Let us know where we screwed up and before you ask: No, Harry Maguire did not make the cut.