Football

Hakan Calhanoglu would be perfect for the Premier League

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Given Germany's rise to dominance at international level, the Bundesliga has, in recent years, been responsible for the development of some of the game's most exciting talents.

Mario Gotze, Thomas Muller, Marco Reus and many others have all progressed through the ranks in German football and remain in the top division, and are expected to for some time.

But which players are next off the production line? And can we expect to see them in the Premier League at some point in the future?

Article continues below

1) Hakan Calhanoglu

A Turkish, set piece specialist who is an attacking midfielder for Bayer Leverkusen, he has been immense for his new side this season after his summer move from Hamburg SV.

The 21-year-old has 10 goals in all competitions this term, along with eight assists. He is a calming influence on the ball for Leverkusen, and can dictate play for the German side.

Article continues below

2) Alexandru Maxim

At 24-years-old, Maxim is the oldest player in our list. Playing the same role as Calhanoglu, Maxim is known more for skill and dribbling to set up chances from midfield.

The VFB Stuttgart playmaker has been a bright spark in what has been a dismal season for his side, who currently sit rock bottom of the Bundesliga. The Romanian would thrive in the Premier League, and would excite fans with his tricks.

3) Timo Werner

Our second VFB player on this list turned just 19-years-old earlier this month. But the talented young German is already one of the first names on the Stuttgart team sheet, making over 20 appearances in the Bundesliga.

Predominantly a wide player, Werner posses blistering pace and has cause problems for even the best defences in Germany. Werner is a real fan favourite at the Mercedes-Benz Arena, and is tipped for a big future at both club and international level.

Would you like any of these players at your club? Where do you think their style of play would fit in? Let us know in the comments!

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Bundesliga
Hakan Calhanoglu
Transfer News

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again