With 160 points, Kevin De Bruyne, Belgium’s and Manchester City’s Playmaker is crowned for the second consecutive year IFFHS WORLD’S BEST PLAYMAKER 2021!

Like in 2020, he preceded Lionel Messi, the 4 times winner of this IFFHS Playmaker Award (2015, 2016, 2017, 2019) with a comfortable advance of 55 points! De Bruyne became the reference in the Playmaker’s role in the whole World. Behind the duo, Bruno Fernandes, Thomas Muller, and Jorginho took place in the Top 5 with different styles of playmakers in a team.

IFFHS MEN’S WORLD BEST PLAYMAKER 2021 RANKING