Ander Herrera’s latest comments sparked up a huge Premier League debate

Manchester United’s Ander Herrera has stoked the fire of international football by claiming:

“…..I’ve always had faith, but you’re aware that Spain has the best midfield in the world by a long way….”

Herrera

Is that why Spain won Euro 2016? Oh, wait…

This has got us thinking here at CLICKON about some of the best midfield’s during the Premier League era. As in flat midfield quartets, not any of this ‘diamond’ malarkey, or ‘inverted wingers’ nonsense. So, in no particular order, let’s have a look at our top five Premier League midfield fours of all-time.

Not even Herrera could argue with those, in fact, he would probably have a job slotting into any of them. With many talented midfielders in Spain’s squad; Koke, Andres Iniesta and Thiago Alcantara to name just a few, it is even hard to justify selecting him in La Rioja starting XI .