Soccer Fantasy Pick 1: Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi plays for Barcelona football club and Argentina national team. He is an all time Barcelona’s top scorer with 371 goals at only 26 years since joining the club in 2000 and making a debut for the first team in 2003. He is also the youngest player in La Liga to have reached 200 goal mark.

Lionel Messi for Soccer Fantasy Pick

Lionel is the only player who has won Ballon d’OR four consecutive teams from 2009 to 2012. You should also note that apart from this prestigious world award, he has also won other awards including La Liga, Copas del Rey, Uefa Champions league and club world cup with Barcelona.

Then why should you pick Messi in your fantasy soccer team? First he is a fantastic and fast dribbler whose legs seem magnetic with the ball. That means he does not lose possession of the ball easily. Furthermore, he is able to manoeuvre in between defenders at high speeds while dribbling. Secondly, he is a greater and accurate passer who is very lethal from the midfield and even from the flanks.

He is also very stable with the ball even when running at high speeds as well as a great goal scorer with unmatchable goal scoring skills. On the other hand, he is a lethal free kick taker in front of the goal! Don’t you want a player of such calibre in your fantasy soccer team? Lastly, he can play as an attacking midfielder, a striker and even a left winger. Therefore, choose and make him a part of your fantasy soccer team. We give Messi a 5/5 rating.

Soccer Fantasy Pick 2: Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a Swedish international striker playing for Paris Saint-Germain- a French Ligue 1 outfit. In the current season, this player has been impressive in all major tournaments for both club and country scoring numerous crucial goals in various occasions.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic For Soccer Fantasy Pick

He has played a total of 41 games so far this season for his club; 28 Ligue 1 games, 7 UEFA champions league matches, 1 friendly match and 2 apiece in Coupe de France and Coupe de la Ligue. Out of all these games, Ibrahimovic has scored 40 goals in all competitions finding back of the net 25 times, providing 11 assists and picking 6 yellow cards in Ligue 1; 10 goals in UEFA champions league; 3 goals in Coupe de France and 1 assist in Trophee des Champions.

This towering striker donning jersey number 10 would be a good pick for your fantasy soccer team because he has impeccable ball control and dribbling skills; he is very creative on and off the ball, strong and has an amazing work rate. He also has relatively ideal speed for a striker, wonderful killer instinct and incredible shooting power. If you still have the change, pick Ibrahimovic for your fantasy soccer team.

Soccer Fantasy Pick 3: Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro is captain of the Portuguese national team and a forward for Real Madrid C.F. His soccer stats have made him the highest paid footballer in the world and he would help any fantasy soccer team to win.

Cristiano Ronaldo Fantasy Soccer Team Star

He is the first player in the European league to reach 40 goals in a season twice. He is the first and only player who has consistently scored against every team he has played against in La Liga. At Real Madrid, no one has surpassed his record for the most goals in a single season.

He is the top Portuguese goal scorer of all time and has appeared in more than a hundred international matches. He was the joint top scorer in Euro 2012 and makes an average of 1.2 goals per game. This talented player scores 33% of his goals with his left foot and 67% with his right foot. He would be an asset to any team.

Soccer Fantasy Pick 4: David Beckham

David Beckham is one of the most prominent soccer figures in the history of mankind. He is like the Donald Trump or the Bill Gates of soccer. The retiring former captain of the England soccer team has won 19 major trophies in his career and made tens of millions of dollars from marketing and advertising.

David Beckham Fantasy Soccer Pick

Since 2007 when he moved in the States to play for the L.A. Galaxy, Beckham has become increasingly popular not only due to his skills as a player, but also because of his glamorous style. Even if last year, on 16 May 2013, Beckham announced his retire, he will always remain in the hearts of UK and US soccer fans as one of the best soccer players in the history.

David Beckham was a true visionary, both on the field and outside of it. He managed to score some fantastic goals when he was playing at Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain and Milan. Any complete fantasy soccer team needs to have a visionary and glamorous player, and David Beckham is certainly the one you need to choose for this position.

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Soccer Fantasy Pick 5: Thomas Muller

If like me, you’ve followed Germany’s soccer team play at the last three world cups, you know they are simply amazingly strong. Players like Miroslav Klose, Phillipp Lahm, Lukas Podolski, Mario Gomez, Bastian Schweinsteiger or Sami Chedira have managed to make Germany national soccer team one of the top 3 best soccer teams in the whole world. However, there is one player I didn’t mention – Thomas Muller.

Thomas Muller Fantasy Soccer Pick

Indeed, Thomas Muller, the 24-years old German midfielder, is considered one of the most important players in Germany and consequently one of the best midfielders in the whole world. In the 2009-2010 seasons in Bundesliga, he made 46 appearances for Bayern, scoring 19 beautiful, beautiful goals. In 2010 he was one of the best players on the field, leading Germany towards a victorious third place after Spain and Holland. Muller is very good at short passes and crossings.

Thomas’ unique style made him one of the most renowned players in the world, even if he is still very young. Thomas Muller is certainly a player you should consider for your fantasy soccer team.