45) Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus)
Still one of the finest goalkeepers in the game, Juventus star Gianluigi Buffon makes this list for an outstanding career for club and country.
44) Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid)
A rock solid centre-back who’s shown himself to be a big-game player for Atletico Madrid and Uruguay in recent years.
43) Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)
Another of the world’s best defenders, Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos makes it into our list after an immense career for club and country, winning all there is to win in the game.
42) Pedro (Barcelona)
Possibly on his way to Manchester United, Barcelona winger Pedro is another top class Spaniard who has enjoyed a trophy-laden career in recent times.
41) Juan Mata (Manchester United)
Consistently one of the best attacking midfielders in the Premier League, Manchester United’s Juan Mata is another of the best football players on the planet.