BEIJING – China’s star striker Wu Lei has been named into the best lineup of Asian football for the past ten years (2011-2020) as selected by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).
Wu, currently playing for the Espanyol, is the only Chinese player on the 11-man roster.
Japan has the largest presence with three players in the team – Takehiro Tomiyasu, Maya Yoshida, and Keisuke Honda.
Son Heung-min is the only South Korean player shortlisted.
Following is the roster:
Goalkeeper: Mathew Ryan;
Defenders: Takehiro Tomiyasu, Maya Yoshida, Mohammed Al-Breik, Theerathon Bunmathan;
Midfielders: Wu Lei, Salem Al-Dawsari, Keisuke Honda;
Forwards: Son Heung-min, Almoez Ali, Omar Al Somah.