The best enforcers and holding midfielders in the English top tier.
10. Esteban Granero (QPR)
The sophisticated Spaniard is yet to make an impression at Loftus Road but Real Madrid don’t buy bad players and when he’s settled, Granero will start to show his worth. He is capable of sitting deep or playing higher up the pitch but has all the attributes to excel in either role for the Hoops.