The speed of reaction, speed and sharp skills - all these qualities are inherent in the world football stars. Journalists of the British edition of "Daily Mail" measured the speed with which the famous players are running around the field. So the was compiled Top-10 of the fastest players in the world , which we are offering now to your attention.
It is noteworthy that only two members of the tens are not related to the English Premier League - these are Lionel Messi and Frank Ribery. The conclusion suggests itself: British football is the fastest on the planet.
- 10. Wayne Rooney( 35.0 km / h)
- 9. Frank Ribery( 35.0 km / h)
- 8. Aaron Lennon( 35.7 km / h)
- 7. Lionel Messi( 36.0 km / h)
- 6.Eden Azar( 36.4 km / h)
- 5. Gabriel Agbonlahor( 36.8 km / h)
- 4. Ramirez( 37.5 km / h)
- 3. Theo Walcott( 37.5 km / h)
- 2. Gareth Bale( 38.2 km / h))
- 1. Cristiano Ronaldo( 39.2 km / h)
10. Wayne Rooney( 35.0 km / h)
In April of this year, the player played his 400th match for Manchester United. With an enviable result of 190 goals, Rooney ranks fourth in the list of top scorers in the history of the illustrious club. Well, compete with Wayne in speed can only the remaining 9 members of our Top-10.
9. Frank Ribery( 35.0 km / h)
Ribery is the midfielder of the French national team and the Munich club "Bavaria".Last year the club was a silver medalist of the Champions League. And in the present came out the winner. Franck Ribery is recognized as the best football player of Europe in the 2012/2013 season.
8. Aaron Lennon( 35.7 km / h)
A remarkable feature of Lennon is the growth of 165 cm, so Aaron is one of the lowest players of the Premier League. The player stands for the football club "Tottenham Hotspur", and low growth does not prevent him from flying through the field with an arrow.
7. Lionel Messi( 36.0 km / h)
Messi - the first ever football player who managed to get the "Golden Ball" four times. This year, the 25-year-old football player outperformed such stars as Cristiano Ronaldo and Andres Iniesta. Messi stands for "Barcelona" and is captain of the team of Argentina.
6. Eden Azar( 36.4 km / h)
Belgian Azar stands for Chelsea and the Belgian national team. Basically, Eden plays on the positions of the attacker and the attacking midfielder. All celebrate creativity, great dribbling and, of course, the impressive speed of the player.
5. Gabriel Agbonlahor( 36.8 km / h)
Agbonlahor acts as an attacker of the English club "Aston Villa".In the 2012/20132 season, Gabriel showed good results, scoring a total of 73 goals.
4. Ramirez( 37.5 km / h)
Since 2010, Brazilian Ramirez is a player of the Chelsea club. The club acquired a football player for an impressive amount of 22 million Euros, signing a contract with him for 4 years. Ramirez also speaks for his native Brazilian national team.
3. Theo Walcott( 37.5 km / h)
In 2012, it was Walcott, in favor of the London "Arsenal", was recognized as the fastest player of the planet according to the edition of the Bleacher Report. Basically, Theo plays on the right flank, periodically going on the attack.
2. Gareth Bale( 38.2 km / h)
The player of the national team of Wales and the club "Real Madrid" performs at the position of the left-most midfielder. In addition to high speed, Bale has an excellent shot and is a very productive player.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo( 39.2 km / h)
The fastest football player of the world in the Daily Mail version surpasses the speed of even the legendary Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, who develops "only" 37 km / h. The forward of Real Madrid and the Portuguese team in the 2012/2013 season scored 57 goals, speaking for the club, and 11 - in the matches for the national team.