Euro 2016 Finalist Key Players – Euro 2016 is coming this summer. There will be 24 teams fighting for the champion. Some of these teams are full of World Class players from excellent football clubs. Some of them are not. So, who is the key player of each Euro 2016 finalist?
Key players on group A
It is predicted that Paul Pogba will be the key player. There is also Blaise Matuidi to consider. This energetic midfielder along with Pogba will make France a great team.
It is almost hard to believe that Albania can make it to Euro 2016. The key player is Taulant Xhaka.
Romania may not be full of star players. But, it has ex-Tottenham defender, Vlad Chiriches, as its key player to defend the team.
Switzerland is a solid team. With Xherdan Shaqiri as the key player, this team can cause havoc to its opponents.
Key players on group B
England is full with young players. Some of them are Dele Alli, Harry kane, Raheem Sterling, and Ross Barkley. But, who will be the key player? Some said that Raheem Sterling will be the man.
With the new manager, it is predicted that Russia will be a better team. The key player is Sergei Ignashevich. This 36-year defender has proofed himself as a great player.
Wales finally make it to Euro 2016 this year. It is time for Gareth Bale to show his talent at World level.
It is the first appearance of Slovakia in Euro level. This team relies on Martin Skrtel to achieve success.
Key players on group C
Thomas Muller is the key player of Germany. This wonderful and experienced team is one of the favorites.
Ukraine’s key player is Andriy Yarmolenko. He has scored 22 goals over 55 appearances.
Robert Lewandoski is a star at club level. Poland will rely on him to win as many games as they can.
Northern Ireland’s key player is Kyle Laferty. He scored seven goals in qualifying games.
Key players on group D
David Silva is predicted to be the key player of Spain. This team may not be as powerful as before. But it will give nightmares to the opponents.
The Czech Republic doesn’t have many world class players. It has Thomas Rosicky and Petr Cech with Cech as the key player.
Turkey didn’t have a very good start in qualifying. But, with Arda Turan as the key player, the team may give some difficulty to its rivals.
Meanwhile, Croatia will likely rely on Ivan Rakitic. This midfielder will make this dark horse more dangerous.
Key players on group E
Kevin De Bruyne scored a lot of goals in qualifying. This Belgium’ key player and Eden Hazard will give a hard time to the opponents.
Italy’s key player, Graziano Pelle, is a great player. This Southampton player will give high-tempo to the team.
Republic of Ireland showed great performance against Germany. Its key players, Jon Walters, scored five goals in qualifying. Meanwhile, Ibrahimovic is still the key player of Sweden this year.
Key players on group F
Cristiano Ronaldo is, of course, the key player of Portugal. On the other team, Gylfi Sigurdsson is the key player of Sweden.
The key player of Austria is David Alaba. He is a great player that can play almost in any position. Meanwhile, Hungary’s key player is Balazs Dzsudzsak.