The art of wing play is one of the things which has developed greatly over the past 20 years or so.
From the old-school "chalk on boots" winger to wing-backs via wide forwards and full-backs in a back four who spend more time bombing forward than they do defending, there are many different players whose territory is along the touchline.
They may not always be the most heavily-involved players on the pitch, but they are among the most exciting.
Here—in no particular order—are 12 of the finest examples of wingers in Europe right now. Feel free to add your own names below.