FIFA 17 player rankings – 20/20
FIFA 17 has arrived and here’s our take on the 20 best players of the year so far.
The best FIFA 17 players:20.
Alex Teixeira – Real Madrid, Real Madrid-FIFA World Player of the YearThe 24-year-old Brazilian was the best player of the season, making 10 appearances, scoring four goals and helping Real Madrid win the Champions League and Europa League.
Teixeiras first goal against Valencia was a superb header in the 86th minute, and his brace in the Europa League quarter-final against Bayer Leverkusen was also a highlight.
He was the only player in the top 20 to register a brace in both competitions, which also included a hat-trick against Manchester United.19.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan – Borussia Dortmund, Borussia Monchengladbach-Fifa World Player for the SeasonHenrikh’s superb season is well-documented, and it’s safe to say he is the best Borussia Dortmunder striker in the world.
He’s been the best Bundesliga player for a decade, scoring 10 goals in the Bundesliga so far and a whopping 26 goals in all competitions.
He has scored goals in every league competition, including the Champions league and Europa league.18.
Cristiano Ronaldo – Real Sociedad, Manchester United-FIFProspect of the century, the 24-time Ballon d’Or winner has been an absolute revelation for Real Socies and is the top scorer in the Spanish league.
He bagged 19 goals in 26 league appearances, which included his brace against Real Madrid.
Ronaldo’s form has been fantastic and he is one of the most influential players in the league this season.
He scored the only goal in the last 10 minutes against Barcelona and was a key factor in the 2-1 win over Valencia.17.
Cristian Higuita – AS Roma, AS Roma-FITP World Player Of The YearHiguita has been one of Europe’s top performers for a couple of seasons now, and has become one of top-class strikers in the European game.
The Argentinian has scored 10 goals this season, including four goals in 11 league appearances.
He also scored two goals in a 2-0 win over Juventus in the Champions of Champions League quarter final.16.
Arjen Robben – Bayern Munich, Bayern Munich-FIB World Player For The SeasonThe German international has been a regular in Bayern Munichs starting line-up since 2015, and is a major part of their title challenge.
Robben has helped Bayern win the Bundesliga and a Champions League crown, and he also made a big impression on Juventus.15.
Mario Mandzukic – Juventus, Juventus-FIP World Player Andriy ShevchenkoThe Croatian has been instrumental in Juventus’ title push this season and has been the key player for the Bianconeri.
He netted a brace against Valencia in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final and also scored a brace and an assist against Barcelona in the quarter-finals.
The 25-year old has played in all four competitions this season but has only scored once in the EPL and was not included in the Premier League’s top 10 for the season.14.
Diego Costa – Chelsea, Atletico Madrid-FBP World Goal Of The SeasonAfter scoring four league goals and three in the UEFA Champions League, Diego Costa has now scored 15 goals in 25 appearances for Chelsea, and a hat trick in the Copa del Rey final against Bayern Munich.
Costa has scored in every game this season for Chelsea.13.
Neymar – Santos Laguna, Santos Lagunas-FBPA World Player AwardNeymar has been linked with a move to Real Madrid since the beginning of the campaign, but his season has been far from normal.
Neymars stats this season are impressive, with him tallying 24 goals and 23 assists in 35 league appearances and scoring three goals and an assists in six Champions League group matches.13, Neymar and Neymar’s stats this year:14.
Neymeras goal of the week: Chelsea v Liverpool, Stamford Bridge-FA Cup Premier LeagueThe Brazilian was sensational against Chelsea and scored a superb solo goal against Liverpool in the FA Cup on Saturday, giving Chelsea the lead and then giving away a penalty to give his side a 3-0 lead.15, Neymera goals this week: Barcelona v Atletico, Camp Nou-EPL Premier LeagueGoal of the monthThe Brazilian has now won four of his last five Premier League goals, and with four goals already this season he’s the top goalscorer in the division.
Ney was involved in Barcelona’s victory over Everton in the final and he’s also scored three in five games.14, Neymari’s goals this month: Juventus v Chelsea, Turin-FA Super Cup-Premier LeagueGoal Of The MonthAgain this month, Ney is