The best players not plying their trade in the major European leagues.
As the most highly regarded and competitive domestic leagues in the world, it is only natural that most of the top footballers will congregate in England, Spain, Italy, France and Germany, but who are the best players outside of these five major leagues but still playing in Europe?
Here are 10 that deserve a move from the backwaters soon:
Ezequiel Garay (Zenit St. Petersburg)
Despite being linked with some of Europe’s biggest clubs this summer, Argentina international Ezequiel Garay made the surprise move from Benfica to Zenit, the Russian club top of their domestic league under Andre Villas-Boas.