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FIFA World Cup 2018: Top Five Midfielders Who Will Miss the Tournament

Here are top 5 midfielders who will miss the tournament.

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Updated:June 7, 2018, 4:30 PM IST
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Top Five Midfielders Who Will Miss the Tournament
Cesc Fabregas. (AFP PHOTO)
One of the biggest surprise is Leroy Sane, Sane had his best season for Manchester City last campaign, scoring 10 goals to help the club seal the Premier League title and earning a PFA Young Player of the Year award in the process. However, Loew said a "tight decision" had to be made between him and Bayer Leverkusen winger Brandt for Germany's World Cup contingent. (Reuters) One of the biggest surprise is Leroy Sane, Sane had his best season for Manchester City last campaign, scoring 10 goals to help the club seal the Premier League title and earning a PFA Young Player of the Year award in the process. However, Loew said a "tight decision" had to be made between him and Bayer Leverkusen winger Brandt for Germany's World Cup contingent. (Reuters)

Belgium have left midfield creator Radja Nainggolan out of their World Cup squad, coach Roberto Martinez said on May 21. The absence of Nainggolan, who scored twice for Roma in the second league of the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool this month, was a big surprise. He announced his international retirement after the decision.  (AFP PHOTO) Belgium have left midfield creator Radja Nainggolan out of their World Cup squad, coach Roberto Martinez said on May 21. The absence of Nainggolan, who scored twice for Roma in the second league of the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool this month, was a big surprise. He announced his international retirement after the decision. (AFP PHOTO)

Adrien Rabiot was kept in reserve by France coach Didier Deschamps but the PSG midfielder responded by rejecting the call-up. That leaves his international career at crossroads, with Deschamps saying that the 23-year-old has made a 'big mistake.' (AFP PHOTO) Adrien Rabiot was kept in reserve by France coach Didier Deschamps but the PSG midfielder responded by rejecting the call-up. That leaves his international career at crossroads, with Deschamps saying that the 23-year-old has made a 'big mistake.' (AFP PHOTO)

Cesc Fabregas was left out of the World Cup squad and it was simply due to the riches of talent Lopetegui has in that position.  The 31-year-old looks highly unlikely to comeback into the reckoning, considering the way Spain is moving ahead.  (AFP PHOTO) Cesc Fabregas was left out of the World Cup squad and it was simply due to the riches of talent Lopetegui has in that position. The 31-year-old looks highly unlikely to comeback into the reckoning, considering the way Spain is moving ahead. (AFP PHOTO)

With insufficient game time this season, Sampaoli has not picked the player purely based on his ability like some of his predecessors. In Di Maria, Dybala, Lanzini and Banega, Argentina have more than capable squad.     (AFP PHOTO) With insufficient game time this season, Sampaoli has not picked the player purely based on his ability like some of his predecessors. In Di Maria, Dybala, Lanzini and Banega, Argentina have more than capable squad.
(AFP PHOTO)


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