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Best offensive midfielders in the Bundesliga of the 2019/20 season so far

By Henrik Petersen

Here are the best offensive midfielders in the Bundesliga of the 2019/20 season so far, according to Kicker.

Marcel Sabitzer (left) and Emil Forsberg (right).
Marcel Sabitzer (left) and Emil Forsberg (right).Photo: GEPA Pictures/Sven Sonntag

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 second part of the rankings based on the performances in the first half of the 2019/20 season. Below, you'll find the list of offensive midfielders.


World Class:
None.

International Class:
1. Marcel Sabitzer, RB Leipzig
2. Amine Harit, Schalke 04

In the Wider Circle:
3. Emil Forsberg, RB Leipzig
4. Thomas Müller, Bayern München
5. Christopher Nkunku, RB Leipzig
6. Marco Reus, Borussia Dortmund
7. Laszlo Benes, Borussia Mönchengladbach

Field of vision (ranked alphabetically):
Nadiem Amiri, Bayer Leverkusen
Leonardo Bittencourt, Werder Bremen
Philippe Coutinho, Bayern München
Vladimir Darida, Hertha BSC
Kai Havertz, Bayer Leverkusen
Daichi Kamada, Eintracht Frankfurt


Click here to see how Kicker ranked the Bundesliga's offensive midfielders last summer.


Kicker's January rankings at other positions:

Goalkeepers

Centre-backs

Full-backs

Defensive midfielders

Wingers

Strikers

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