By Rune Gjerulff@runegjerulff

Best German players abroad of the 2022/23 season so far

Kicker has ranked the German players abroad based on their performances in the 2022/23 season so far.
Every six months, Kicker releases a ranking of the best players in the Bundesliga as well as the best German players abroad, dividing them into a number of categories.

The German football magazine recently released their winter rankings based on the performances in the first half of the 2022/23 season.

Below, you'll find the list of German players abroad playing in the top tier in England, Spain, Italy or France.

World class:
None.

International class:
Marc-André ter Stegen, Barcelona
Antonio Rüdiger, Real Madrid
Toni Kroos, Real Madrid
Ilkay Gündogan, Manchester City

National class:
Alexander Nübel, Monaco
Armel Bella Kotchap, Southampton
Pascal Gross, Brighton
Kai Havertz, Chelsea

Bundesliga news

Match days

Long reads

Exclusive interviews

Team News