British sports data analysis firm Opta has analysed last season’s league data from top 5 European leagues (English, French, German, Italian and Spanish football leagues).
They have constructed a playing 11 through filtering by poring over exhaustive data of players across different positions.
‘Dream Team’ is as follows;
Goalkeeper: Thibaut Courtois (Belgium)
Defenders: Philipp Lahm (Germany), Diego Godin (Uruguay), Giorgio Chiellini (Italy), Leighton Baines (England)
Midfielders: Arturo Vidal (Chile), Marco Reus (Germany), Yaya Toure (Ivory Coast)
Forwards: Luis Suarez (Uruguay), Lionel Messi (Argentina), Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)