The International Federation of History and Statistics announced several lists of the best players on all continents during the last decade.
Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo topped that list on the continent of Europe, as is the Argentine Lionel Messi, Barcelona captain, on the South American continent, as well as the Egyptian Mohamed Salah, the star of Liverpool, on the continent of Africa.
As for the Asian continent, it was not difficult to choose South Korean Son Heung-min, the star of Tottenham, as well as in North America, where Costa Rican Keylor Navas, Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper, was chosen.
The lists of the best in the five continents came as follows:
The Best in Europe:
1- Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal – Juventus).
2- Sergio Ramos (Spain – Real Madrid).
3- Manuel Neuer (Germany – Bayern Munich).
The Best In South America:
1- Lionel Messi (Argentina – Barcelona).
2- Neymar da Silva (Brazil – Paris Saint-Germain).
3- Daniel Alves (Brazil – Sao Paulo).
The BEst in Africa:
1- Mohamed Salah (Egypt – Liverpool).
2- Sadio Mane (Senegal – Liverpool).
3- Riyad Mahrez (Algeria – Manchester City).
The Best in Asia:
1- Son Heung-min (South Korea – Tottenham).
2- Keisuke Honda (Japan – Portimonense).
3- Salem Al-Dossary (Saudi Arabia – Al-Hilal).
The Best in North America:
1- Keylor Navas (Costa Rica – Paris Saint-Germain).
2- Javier Hernandez Chicharito (Mexican – Los Angeles Galaxy).
3- Clint Dempsey (United States – retired).