The World Cup is the biggest stage in football. A player can easily make his name and catch the eyes of the big clubs by performing well in the World Cup as billions of people all over the world witness it. World Cup is known as the ‘Greatest Show on Earth’ and rightfully so. This time, a few big international teams are missing but there are still a lot incredible players who will be playing for their country in the World Cup. Here is a list of the best 30 players who will be playing in the World Cup 2018.
30. Kalidou Koulibaly: Senegal
The French-born Senegalese international is not yet that popular among people but he is currently one of the best centre-backs of the game. He has been playing his part very well for the past few seasons at Napoli and it earned him the nickname of ‘The Wall’ from his fans. He is a player with great physicality with aerial ability. Koulibaly has been linked for a move to a few giant clubs for the past few years and after the World Cup, the whole world could find out his brilliance.
29. Isco: Spain
The Real Madrid midfielder will be making his debut in the World Cup this year. Isco can be very quick and skillful and can turn the game around very quickly. He has been doing fantastic for Spain leading up to the World Cup and is expected to perform at the tournament. With players like Xavi, Xabi Alonso and Fabregas missing from the squad this time, he has a big role to play. He has been consistent for the past few seasons for Real Madrid while playing a big part in winning four Champions Leagues in the last five seasons.