Kylian Mbappe, Vinicius Jr and the 21 best players in European club football for 2022-23 – ranked | Goal.com UK
There have been plenty of top performers from all around the continent over the course of the past season – but who ranks above all others?
Which players have had the biggest impact in Europe this season? Has it been Vinicius Jr and his 40 goal contributions in all competitions? Has it been Kylian Mbappe, a winger who has dragged PSG to the Ligue 1 title? Or does Ronald Araujo deserve recognition for anchoring Barcelona’s European-best defence?
There have been plenty of standouts across Europe, with talent abound at traditional powers and plucky upstarts. Certainly, the likes of Napoli, Arsenal, and, to an extent, Barcelona, have been buoyed by some top players. The likes of Bukayo Saka, Martin Odegaard, Pedri and Victor Osimhen have all been vital for some of the continent’s best teams.
So, as the season comes to a close for good, GOAL looks at the 21 best performers from around Europe in 2022-23…