IFFHS’s playmakers of the decade list has been revealed and Cristiano Ronaldo fails to make the top 10.

Iran Press/Europe: The International Federation of Football History & Statistics has listed the best playmakers for the 2011-2020 decade, with the prize going to Cristiano Ronaldo’s fiercest rival.

Lionel Messi has been named Playmaker of the Decade, collecting 174 points on his account, 47 more than his closest rival.

A former teammate of the Argentine and a true Barcelona great, Andres Iniesta won second place with 127 points, while Real Madrid’s Luka Modric is third with 113.

Cristiano Ronaldo, on the other hand, failed to even reach the top 10. The Portuguese legend has taken 12th place with 54 points, 120 less than Leo Messi.


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