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Name what you think the World's best XI will be in 4 years time, Should be based on talent shown by the individuals already. Here's mine:


Hazard Neymar Bale
Messi
Pogba Thiago
Alaba Boateng Varane Azi
De Gea




(Bench: Courtois, Shaw, Laporte, Carvajal, Verratti, Gotze, Depay. Isco, Reus)
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- Jack Wilshere
- - - Carl Jenkinson
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I'll fill in the rest later
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- Jack Wilshere
- - - Carl Jenkinson
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I'll fill in the rest later
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Tough to pick the defence. Think you've omitted too many Germans, too.

I'd have Courtois over De Gea personally, and I think your front three is pretty nailed on. Wouldn't be surprised if Sterling/Lamela force themselves to a similar level that Hazard is currently on, though.

Pogba is obviously a shoe-in.
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Tough to pick the defence. Think you've omitted too many Germans, too.

I'd have Courtois over De Gea personally, and I think your front three is pretty nailed on. Wouldn't be surprised if Sterling/Lamela force themselves to a similar level that Hazard is currently on, though.

Pogba is obviously a shoe-in.
Which German's do you think would be in it in 4 years time apart from Gotze(just added him in)?
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Neuer
Rafael McNair Blackett Shaw
Blind Herrera
Januzaj Messi Pereira
Wilson
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De Gea




The rest is irrelevant
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Which German's do you think would be in it in 4 years time apart from Gotze(just added him in)?
Think a case can be made for Kroos and Muller, definitely. They'll still be under 30.

Wouldn't be surprised to see Draxler kick on, either.
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Draxler possibly, maybe even Max Meyer who's Schalke's new wonderkid.
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Of course Kenan + Klown would say **** like that


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Think a case can be made for Kroos and Muller, definitely. They'll still be under 30.

Wouldn't be surprised to see Draxler kick on, either.
Hmmm quite a bit more talent lurking than i thought.
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Draxler possibly, maybe even Max Meyer who's Schalke's new wonderkid.
Guy's turns into a beast on fifa career mode.

He's too raw at the moment though. Because if you include him, you'd have to include Januzaj + Sterling.
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Draxler possibly, maybe even Max Meyer who's Schalke's new wonderkid.
Kid won me the Europa League on my latest FM game.
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Guy's turns into a beast on fifa career mode.

He's too raw at the moment though. Because if you include him, you'd have to include Januzaj + Sterling.
Well it is 4 years in the future, whole thread is a bit iffy anyway as most of the players at the top now will still only be 28/29 yo max then, then could have the next Messi/Ronaldo break through in like 2/3 years time.

Of those whop aren't first team regulars for their sides atm (haven't properly broken through at least), I'd say Zouma, Halilovic at Barca and perhaps Rabiot at PSG, he's a top player.
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(Original post by The Shed End)
Well it is 4 years in the future, whole thread is a bit iffy anyway as most of the players at the top now will still only be 28/29 yo max then, then could have the next Messi/Ronaldo break through in like 2/3 years time.
Agreed.
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I presume this is ignoring the possibility that players nobody has heard of will emerge, or that other players will start fulfilling their potential? Look at where the likes of Pogba, Reus, Courtois, Suarez were 4 years ago, even Bale had only just established himself as a winger.

I think Cristian Eriksen has a good chance, still only 22 and he's already carrying Spurs just like Bale did in his last season. He's got a big future.
Eriksen and Lamela are both good shouts - can't see them being at WHL in four years time tbh.

Watched Zouma the other night and he didn't impress me all that much. He needs serious work.
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Suarez had done a lot 4 years ago. Scored 49 in 48 for Ajax, 3 goals at the WC in the run to the semi and had just moved for £22.5m
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Eriksen and Lamela are both good shouts - can't see them being at WHL in four years time tbh.

Watched Zouma the other night and he didn't impress me all that much. He needs serious work.
Was probably his worst performance so far, but he's come on leaps and bounds since pre-season, gave away a penalty like 10 minutes into that game by shoving someone over. With Mourinho and Terry he has the best people around to teach him to become a world class centre-back. Although I think Varane could easily be a level above anyone else over the next decade as long as he plays regularly.
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(Original post by The Shed End)
Well it is 4 years in the future, whole thread is a bit iffy anyway as most of the players at the top now will still only be 28/29 yo max then, then could have the next Messi/Ronaldo break through in like 2/3 years time.

Of those whop aren't first team regulars for their sides atm (haven't properly broken through at least), I'd say Zouma, Halilovic at Barca and perhaps Rabiot at PSG, he's a top player.
Like which players? Only current World XI players which can arguably be world beaters in 4 years time are Messi, Neuer and Kroos.

Zouma does not look like he will be one of the best CB's in the world in 4 years time. Halilovic is too raw. Rabiot same as Zouma.
Probably didn't make it clear but it should be people who have shown that their talent can get them to a world XI place in 4 years time.


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I presume this is ignoring the possibility that players nobody has heard of will emerge, or that other players will start fulfilling their potential? Look at where the likes of Pogba, Reus, Courtois, Suarez were 4 years ago, even Bale had only just established himself as a winger.

I think Cristian Eriksen has a good chance, still only 22 and he's already carrying Spurs just like Bale did in his last season. He's got a big future.
So you think that in 4 years time somebody we have not heard much of will emerge and earn a spot in the World XI team? Only Ronaldo is mabye capable of doing that. (Messi was known from a younger age more so count him out).

Also none of those players you mentioned deserve to be in the starting World XI.
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Hazard Neymar Bale
Messi
Pogba Kroos
Alaba Kolo Varane Flanagan
Courtois
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Was probably his worst performance so far, but he's come on leaps and bounds since pre-season, gave away a penalty like 10 minutes into that game by shoving someone over. With Mourinho and Terry he has the best people around to teach him to become a world class centre-back. Although I think Varane could easily be a level above anyone else over the next decade as long as he plays regularly.
Mourinho will be a hell of a mentor for him. So defensively astute and solid.
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