Country: United States
Rank in 2018: N/A
Although Yunus Musah is one of the newer additions to the USMNT player pool, he’s quickly made himself an invaluable piece of Gregg Berhalter’s three-man midfield.
“His technical ability is so good,” Stu Holden said of Musah. “He’s a guy that, under pressure, can get out of tight spaces; he has great balance and movement within that; he’s a guy that can link up play and drive the ball forward with his dibbling.”
Musah is far from a finished product — he’s yet to show he can be goalscoring threat — but it’s not hard to see why US Soccer was so excited that he committed his international future to them in 2021.
“He’s a player I truly believe can be one of the breakout stars of this year’s tournament,” Holden said.
Yunus Musah: No. 49
USMNT’s Yunus Musah is known for his technical abilities, movement and strength and earns the 49th spot on Stu Holden’s Top 50 Players in the 2022 FIFA Men’s World Cup.
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