Beating a defender is key in a tense game of FIFA. You need to be able to get around a player to create an opportunity to shoot or cross, and is a vital element in gameplay that can completely change the game.

There are many ways to do this, and skill moves are the best. There are 37 players in the game who have 5-star skill moves, making them able to pull off moves such as advanced rainbow flicks, and can beat players in the most spectacular fashion.

Here are a list of the 37 players (excluding legends and in-forms) in the newest edition of FIFA who have 5-star skills, with stats provided by Futhead.

Cristiano Ronaldo - 92 - LW - Real Madrid (Liga BBVA) - Portugal

Franck Ribéry - 90 - LM - Bayern Munich (Bundesliga) - France

Zlatan Ibrahimović - 89 - ST - PSG (Ligue 1) - Sweden

Neymar - 84 - ST - FC Barcelona (Liga BBVA) - Brazil

Nani - 83 - RM - Manchester United (Barclays Premier League) - Portugal

Ronaldinho - 82 - CAM - Athlético Mineiro (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Mbark Boussoufa - 81 - CAM - Lokomotiv Moskva (Russian League) - Morocco

Andrés D'Alessandro - 80 - CAM - Internacional (Liga do Brasil) - Argentina

Bernard - 80 - CAM - Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukrayina Liha) - Brazil

Aiden McGeady - 79 - RM - Spartak Moskva (Russian League) - Ireland

Hatem Ben Arfa - 79 - RM - Newcastle (Barclays Premier League) - France

Adel Taarabt - 78 - LM - Fulham (Barclays Premier League) - Morocco

Jadson - 78 - CAM - São Paulo (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Alex - 78 - CAM - Internacional (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Jorge Valdiva - 77 - CAM - Palmeiras (Liga do Brasil B) - Chile

Carlos Eduardo - 76 - CAM - Flamengo (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Eljero Elia - 76 - LM - Werder Bremen (Bundesliga) - Netherlands

Oussama Assaidi - 76 - LW - Stoke City (Barclays Premier League) - Morocco

Dayro Moreno - 75 - CF - Millonarios FC (Liga Postobón) - Colombia

Fidel Martínez - 74 - LW - Tijuana (LIGA Bancomer MX) - Ecuador

Élton - 74 - CAM - Al Fateh [Al Ahsa] (ALJ League) - Brazil

Yassine Chikhaoui - 74 - CF - FC Zurich (Raiffeisen SL) - Tunisia

Kelvin - 74 - RW - FC Porto (Liga Portuguesa) - Brazil

Quincy Owusu-Abeyie - 73 - RW - Panathinaikos FC (Hellas Liga) - Ghana

Macnelly Torres - 73 -  CAM - Al Shabab [Riyadh] (ALJ League) - Colombia

Gary Mackay-Steven - 72 - LM - Dundee United (Scotland League) - Scotland

Jobson - 72 - ST - Al Ittihad [Jeddah]  (ALJ League) - Brazil

Jesús Corona - 72 - LW - FC Twente (Eredivisie) - Mexico

Lincoln - 71 - CAM - Coritiba (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Morais - 71 - CAM - Criciúma (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Wallyson - 70 - ST - Bahia (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Khethokwakhe Masuku - LW - 70 - Orlando Pirates (South African FL) - South Africa

Maikon Leite - 69 - ST - Náutico (Liga do Brasil) - Brazil

Michael Ortega - 68 - CAM - Junior Barranquilla (Liga Postobón) - Colombia

Martin Mutumba - 66 - LM - AIK (Allsvenskan) - Uganda

Ahmed Al Fraidi - 66 - CAM - Al Ittihad [Jeddah] (ALJ League) - Saudi Arabia

Ianis Zicu - 59 - ST - Gangwon FC (K League) - Romania

Is there anyone you think should be 5-star skills and isn't? Let us know in the comments section below!

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