Best All-Around World Football Player

Will TideySenior Manager, GlobalSeptember 8, 2012

It started with a tweet from Bleacher Report’s National Lead Writer Dan Levy, asking which footballer—if cloned 10 times—would make for the best all-round team.

There are so many ways of looking at it.

Do you go for an attack-minded player and hope he can cope with the defensive duties? Do you opt for a defender and put your faith in his ability to score goals? You could even go for a goalkeeper who can play a bit.

Among the names mentioned by Bleacher Report’s World Football Lead Writers Will Tidey and Mike Cummings are Xabi Alonso, Wayne Rooney, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

But this clip is just the debate starter. Get your suggestions in below and let the real discussion begin.