On June 10, Twitter gathered the team of most popular players, given the number of their subscribers worldwide. Spaniard Iker Casillas with 5.6 mln subscribers was elected best goalkeeper. His teammates Sergio Ramos and Gerard Pique (7.4 and 12.6 mln subscribers, respectively) are two of the three defenders in the dream team; another back is Portuguese Pepe, with 2.3 million subscribers.
The squad features Spanish central defending midfielders Andres Iniesta (12.6 mln) and Cesc Fabregas (8.4 mln subscribers). German Mesut Ozil (11 mln) would play as the central attacking midfielder, while Welsh Garreth Bale (8.3 mln) and Belgian Eden Hazard would of course play wingers.
The sole forward in Twitter’s dream team is Wayne Rooney. The Englishman’s got 13 million subscribers on his account.
Renowned Portuguese playmaker Christiano Ronaldo was chosen to be the captain of the dream team, with his 43 million subscribers on Twitter.