6 Defensive Midfielders with a Rising Stock in World Football

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6 Defensive Midfielders with a Rising Stock in World Football
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With the defensive midfield position just as revered and important as ever, here are six players making some serious waves in world football in the role.

All six are capable of playing at the highest level either now or in the future, and with several top clubs in Europe in need of a new holding player, expect transfer rumours to dog these individuals.

See who joins Benfica's Nemanja Matic on the list. 

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