L’Equipe’s Ligue 1 Team of the Season is still full of hilariously harsh ratings
L’Equipe are notorious for their wonderfully harsh player ratings, and nothing has summed that up more than their Ligue 1 team of the 2019-20 season.
The French publication are infamous for going studs up when evaluating players’ performances, only ever awarding a perfect 10/10 rating on 11 occasions in their history – four of which have come in the last two years.
And with the rest of the Ligue 1 campaign now cancelled, L’Equipe have revealed their Team of the Season based on their average ratings throughout 2019-20, with five players failing to even average a six.
L’Equipe’s 2019-20 Team of the Season (Position, player, club, average rating)
Goalkeeper: Pedrag Rajkovic (Reims) – 6.11
Right-back: Leo Dubois (Lyon) – 5.20
Centre-back: Gabriel (Lille) – 5.57
Centre-back: Yunis Abdelhamid (Reims) – 5.71
Left-back: Hassane Kamara (Reims) – 5.44
Right wing: Angel di Maria (PSG) – 6.17
Central midfield: Marco Verratti (PSG) – 6.12
Central midfield: Renato Sanchez (Lille) – 5.88
Left wing: Neymar (PSG) – 6.40
Striker: Wissam Ben Yedder (Monaco) – 6.04
Striker: Kylian Mbappe (PSG) – 6.00
We're not saying L'Equipe's player ratings are wonderfully harsh, but their team of the season features five players who don't even average a six🇫🇷🇫🇷 pic.twitter.com/c0IwIDV36H
— Planet Football (@planetfutebol) May 3, 2020