The very best at creating chances.
This may be one to cause debate but here at CaughtOffside we have decided to pick out the 10 best playmakers in world football, combining those that operate in a deeplying role with the more traditional No.10s.
See if you agree.
10. Mario Gotze, Bayern Munich and Germany
May have scored the winning goal in the 2014 World Cup final, but it’s this attacking midfielder’s creativity that saw Bayern pay their rivals Borussia Dortmund £31.5m for his services in 2013.