CM) Luka Modric – Real Madrid
The former Spurs man has transformed himself into a deep-lying midfielder during his time in Spain and is one of the first names on the team-sheet for the European champions. During his spell out with a thigh injury this season, his presence was sorely missed by Carlo Ancelotti.
CM) Cesc Fabregas – Chelsea
A La Liga resident last year, Fabregas has returned to the Premier League and immediately re-established himself as one of the league’s best midfielders.
CM) Toni Kroos – Real Madrid
What more can be said about the German maestro? His trophy collection speaks for his itself and was one of the bargains of the summer for Real Madrid.