World's best and popular tournament FIFA World Cup 2014 finished with so many dramas-some got remarkable identity, some was disappointed because of their performance, few got seriously injured in this platform.
Best XI of FIFA 2014 World Cup:
Mannuel Neuer: Tim Howard's 15-save record performance against Belgium and Navas' unbeatable performance throughout the tournament with 21 saves can not be ignored, but Neuer's "sweeper-keeper" playing style distinguished him from other starting goalkeepers in the 2014 FIFA World Cup and made us easy to place in best XI of the tournament.
Most of the goalkeepers are known because of their excellent reflexes and anticipation.
He is carrying those qualities along with two more speciality-- roaming outside the box and rushing out to play as 'sweeper' which had made him the team's "11th man".
He conceded only four goals in seven appreances in this tournament and became back bone of the team,his valuable performance thorughout the tournament was awarded by 'Golden Gloves'.
Matt Hummels: Piller of the German diffense will be remembered not only for tackles and snatching ball from strikers,he also scored two times in the tournament.
Throughout the tournament his performance was very impressive and his work in bringing the ball out of defense was instrumental in starting the German's famous counterattacks, because of that he was nominated on the 10-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player.
Philipp Lahm: Germany's captain started the tournament in the midfield, but an unfortunate injury to Shkodran Mustafi forced him to revert back to his usual right back position.
The impact of his move back to deffense has been terrific rest of the tournament and added more stability and assurance in German diffense.
His overlapping in opponent's box was quite impressive and he was also named on the 10-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player.
Ron Vlaar: Vlaar was one of the most impressive defender of the tournament, Ron Vlaar and Stefar de Virji duo has been the integral part of the Nederland's succes in the tournament.
Though he missed first penalty against Argentina in semifinal,but with Average of nine clearances per game, the Vlaar anchored his team to a third place finish.
Ezequiel Garay: Garay was excellent for an Argentina side and he and his company didn't allow a goal in the knockout stage only Mario Gotze founded match-winner goal in the final.
Centre-half Garay had played so well and because of him strong tackling and excellent defensive ability make easier for Argentina to through in Knock out stage.
Javier Mascharenho: Mascherano had 30 tackles and 18 interceptions in seven matches, protecting the Argentina backline with a record of 89 percent complete pass.
Moreover, he was fabulous in terms of distribution from the back, linking the defense to forwards specially Lionel Messi.
Because of his canny interception, Arjen Robben and van Persie were looked very ordinary and dull inside box.
Toni Kroos: Toni Kroos, the playmaker in the German squad, was instrumental in German midfield.Although Germany’s world cup journey has been rightly acknowledged as an extraordinary team effort, if there was one player who provided the nexus for all that slick passing and crisp finishing, it was Kroos.
In the team's opening match, a 4–0 defeat of Portugal, Kroos started in midfield and assisted Mats Hummels for Germany's second goal.
In the semi-final against the host nation Brazil, Kroos scored two goals two minutes apart (24' and 26') which is the quickest brace record in world cup history.
Kroos was named on the 10-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player.
Arjen Robben: Netherlands winger Arjen Robben has been the standout performer of this year's World Cup.
He opened up with a brace in the Netherlands' 5-1 thrashing of Spain,breaking the World Cup’s all-time speed record in the process.
Robben scored three times for the Dutch at this World Cup and made one assist, he also excellent in shot accuracy, 95% of his shots were on target. Robben was named on the 10-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player.
James Rodriguez: James Rodriguez(pronounced hahm-ess),the break-out star of 2014 Brazil World Cup ended his world cup journey with six goals and two assists in five matches.
The first of his two goals against Uruguay in the Round of 16 was one of the best individual goals of the entire tournament.
He was named on the 10-man shortlist for FIFA's Golden Ball award for the tournament's best player.
He won the Golden Boot being the top goal scorer, though his team Colombia was eliminated in the quarter final.
Lionel Messi: Lionel Messi,captain of Argentina was chosen as the Golden Ball winner for the 2014 World Cup as best player of the tournament.
He finished the tournament as the joint-third highest goal scorer of the tournament, with four goals and an assist.
He was awarded four times because of his Man of the Match performance early in the competition against Switzerland, Nigeria, Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Thomas Muller: German striker Thomas Muller was the star performer of the world cup wining team. Though Germans doesn't believe in individual ability,rather believe in unity effort,still he was excellent throughout the tournament.
He scored five goals and assisted three times and also nominated for FIFA's Golden Ball award.
His indefatigable work effort, ability to cover numerous positions, ball-holding skills and pass accuracy was remarkable in the tournament.
There were few more player who could get place in 2014 FIFA World Cup Best XI, among of them di Maria, Alexis Sanchez, Neymar Jr, Keylor Navas were brilliant throughtout the tournament.