Speed is something that catches our attention first. The Fast and Furious guys in all type of sports got their own franchise in the field of stardom. A player running at full speed is a delight for the fans and a nightmare for the opponents.
Speed is considered very important attribute in the area of football. Covering a large distance in a short amount of time often gives the player an advantage over the rest. Sometimes even, speed alone takes the game from the opposition.
So can you guess which guys are the leading speed stars in the field of football? Here we present top 10 fastest players in the world
10. Kyle Walker (35.21 km/h)
This 27 years old English international is known for his pace and sharp tackling. Signed from Spurs in the summer, he has solved City’s right-back problems. He has played 18 times in this season of Premier League and provided 4 assists. His passing and dribbling in the midfield have been strong through the season. Though he can improve his crossing a bit.
9. Jurgen Damm (35.23 km/hr)
Mexican midfielder Jurgen Damm is the only Liga Mx player securing his name in the list. This 25-year-old huge lad (6 feet 2 inch) can easily glide himself past the opposition defensive line due to his speed. However, a little training and teaching may help him to learn how to master his skills. He has only managed to score only 8 times in 67 appearances for the Tigers.
8. Karim Bellarabi (35.27 km/hr)
27 years old German attacking midfielder, Karim Bellarabi is a strong dribbler and master of the key passes. He has the knack of cutting inside from the flank and also his counter attacks are deadly for the opposition. However, he is finding it difficult to get enough gametime for Leverkusen this season and has only 1 goal and an assist besides his name in 8 appearances in this season of Bundesliga.
7. Shane Long (35.31 km/hr)
At the age of 30 ,Shane Long is still quite fast. This Southampton Forward is best known for his crossings and holding the ball ability. He likes to play short passes and is a genuine threat in indirect set pieces. Though he hasn’t yet outflanked himself in this season and has only managed to assist once in 8 appearances in English Premier League.