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Ilkay Gundogan, Borussia Dortmund
He's been battling a spinal injury since the beginning of the season and, after scoring in a Champions League final and putting in a man-of-the-match showing vs. Bayern Munich in the DFL-Supercup, he's come back down to earth.
Projected position: 11-20
Lukasz Piszczek, Borussia Dortmund
He underwent surgery in the summer and has only just returned, but he's making substitute appearances rather than starts. Another we don't feel comfortable giving a verdict on.
Projected position: 31-40
Giuseppe Rossi, Fiorentina
Missed almost the entirety of the 2012-13 season due to yet another cruel injury but has come back with a bang. Unfortunately ruled out for failing to hit the appearance trigger.
Projected position: 51-60
Mario Gomez, Fiorentina
Barely played at Bayern Munich due to the presence of Mario Mandzukic, then moved to Fiorentina and picked up a rather nasty injury.
Projected position: 61-70
Vincent Kompany, Manchester City
Has missed so many games he doesn't even qualify for the list, which must be a concern for Manchester City. On his day, one of the best defenders in the world.
Projected position: 25-35