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19 Jul 2018

World Cup 2018: Pogba & Modric feature in top 5 central midfielders

World Cup 2018: Pogba & Modric feature in top 5 central
midfielders

From ball-winners to advanced playmakers, the role of a central midfielder is extremely varied, but who was the best at the World Cup?

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64 games. 11 host cities. 736 players and thousands of supporters. The 2018 World Cup was epic in every sense, but it was still decided by small details and individual moments. And the following midfielders were at the heart of everything their teams achieved.