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World Cup: Ranking The Top 10 Best Players Of The 2022 World Cup Opening Fixtures

The 2022 World Cup participants have all played their opening matches and are already making preparations for their next opponents.

Now, let’s take a look at the 10 Best performing players at the 2022 World Cup at Qatar from matchday one.

1. Bukayo Saka

The English youngster opened his World Cup account in emphatic style as he bagged a brace and assisted against Iran on Monday.

2. Richarlison

He had the fewest touches against Serbia last night but it was his “magical” touch that opened the scoring for Brazil. The Tottenham man ended the night with two goals after scoring a powerful scissors kick.

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3. Enner Valencia

Enner Valencia captained his country to a 2-0 win over the World Cup host nation Qatar on Sunday.

4. Oliver Giroud

In the absence of Karim Benzema, AC Milan striker Oliver Giroud delivered for France against Australia.

Giroud scored twice as France ran riot against Australia.

5. Kylian Mbappe

The Paris Saint-German forward ran the show against Australia on Wednesday night, he scored and assisted twice as France won comfortably in the absence of Benzema, Pogba and Ngolo Kante.

6. Ferran Torres

Ferran Torres scored twice on his World Cup debut and was superb in Spain’s 7-0 win over Costa Rica.

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7. Mehdi Taremi

While Iran couldn’t keep up with England’s attacking trio, Mehdi Taremi pulled two goals back for his country to add a little “respect” to the scoreline.

8. Takuma Asano

Takuma Asano well taken effort sealed all three points for Japan against Germany.

9. Saleh Al-Shehri

Saudi Arabia played as a unit and defeated Argentina 2-1 but it was Saleh Al-Shehri’s goal that sealed all 3 points against Messi’s Argentina.

10. Gareth Bale

When his country needed him the most he delivered.

Wales held USA to a 1-1 draw on Tuesday night and all thanks to Gareth Bale.

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