Footballers and former footballers from Barcelona and Madrid the best eleven of the decade produced by the French magazine ‘France Football’, since between the two clubs contribute up to nine players. Among the designated are Spanish footballers Xavi Hernandez, Andrés Iniesta, Iker Casillas and Sergio Ramos that, let us not forget, were key and decisive for Spanish football to live its best moments by winning a World Cup and two Euros in a row.
Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo do not miss the appointment, together with Brazilian Neymar.
Iker Casillas acts as a goalkeeper in an ‘eleven’ whose defensive line has Germany’s Philipp Lahm (Bayern) as right-back, to the Brazilian Marcelo as left-back and Dutchman Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) as a central team next to the current Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos.
Ahead, Xavi and Iniesta are accompanied in the middle of the countryside by Croatian Luka Modric. And completing the lead, the Brazilian Neymar Jr. appears alongside the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo and the Argentinian Leo Messi, the latter being the winner in 2019 with the Ballon d’Or.
In short, the dominance that Madrid and Barca have imposed in the decade has been reflected in the choice of ‘France Football’.