Fans pick best midfield trio in history: Busquets-Xavi-Iniesta rated above Kroos Casemiro-Modric

Marca asked fans to name their best midfield trio in the history of football.

The winner, per fans, is the midfield trio of Busquets, Xavi and Iniesta at Barcelona, with 51% of the votes.

Coming in at second place are Real Madrid’s iconic midfield trio of Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Luka Modric. They finished second in the voting with 43%.

Other midfield trios like Makele, Figo and Zidane from the early 2000s came third with 2%.

The trio of Neekens, Cryuff and Muhren at Ajax in the 70s came a distant fourth.