Here are the best Bundesliga full-backs of 2019 so far, according to Kicker.
|Joshua Kimmich.||Photo: Granada, CC-by-SA 4.0|
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 four categories: 'World Class', 'International Class', 'In the Wider Circle' and 'Field of Vision'.
Today, the German sports magazine has released the first part of the rankings based on the performances in the second half of the 2018/19 season. Below, you'll find the full-back rankings.
1. Joshua Kimmich, Bayern München
2. Filip Kostic, Eintracht Frankfurt
3. David Alaba, Bayern München
4. Jerome Roussillon, VfL Wolfsburg
5. Nico Schulz, Hoffenheim
In the Wider Circle:
6. Marcel Halstenberg, RB Leipzig
7. Lukas Klostermann, RB Leipzig
Field of vision (ranked alphabetically):
Aaron, Mainz 05
Danny da Costa, Eintracht Frankfurt
Christian Günter, SC Freiburg
Pavel Kaderabek, Hoffenheim
Wendell, Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Kicker's rankings at other positions: