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Best attacking midfielders in the Bundesliga of 2020 so far

By Rune Gjerulff

Here are the best attacking midfielders in the Bundesliga of 2020 so far, according to Kicker.

Thomas Müller.
Thomas Müller.Photo: Sven Mandel / 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 second part of the rankings based on the performances in the second half of the 2019/20 season. Below, you'll find the list of attacking midfielders.

World Class:
1. Thomas Müller, Bayern München

International Class:
2. Kai Havertz, Leverkusen
3. Lars Stindl, Gladbach

In the Wider Circle:
4. Julian Brandt, Dortmund
5. Christoph Baumgartner, Hoffenheim
6. Mark Uth, FC Köln (loan, has now returned to Schalke 04)
7. Christopher Nkunku, RB Leipzig

Field of vision (ranked alphabetically):
Daichi Kamada, Frankfurt
Davy Klaassen, Werder Bremen
Dani Olmo, RB Leipzig
Kevin Stöger, Fortuna Düsseldorf (now available on a free transfer)



Click here to see how Kicker ranked the Bundesliga's attacking midfielders after the first half of the 2019/20 season.

Kicker's summer rankings at other positions:
Goalkeepers

Centre-backs

Full-backs

Defensive midfielders

Wingers

Strikers


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