Wednesday 15 January 2020
The European Football Association (UEFA) announced the ideal formation for the year 2019, which saw the absence of the Egyptian star Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool player, while there were 5 other players from the European Champions League Reds.
The squad included five players from Liverpool: Brazilian goalkeeper Alison Baker, English Alexander-Arnold, Dutch Virgil Van Dyck, Scottish Andrew Robertson and Senegalese Sadio Mane.
Real Madrid players missed the perfect formation, while Barcelonas Lionel Messi and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo were present.
The formation came as follows:
Goalkeepers: Alison Baker (Liverpool)
Defense line: Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Matthias de Liechtente (formerly Ajax and Juventus), Virgil Van Dyck (Liverpool), Andrew Robertson (Liverpool).
Midfielders: Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester City), Frenke de Jong (formerly Ajax and Barcelona now), Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Sadio Mane (Liverpool)
Offensive line:, Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich).