Global soccer rankings - Top 10 players of week 2

AP Global Soccer Rankings have released their list of the top soccer players for the week ending Aug. 26. Scores are based on 23 voters: 10 points for first, 9 for second, etc.

No. 10 Arda Turan of Atletico Madrid squeezed into the top 10 with 31. points. Turan scored one goal and set up two goals during their win over Malaga.
No. 10 Arda Turan of Atletico Madrid squeezed into the top 10 with 31. points. Turan scored one goal and set up two goals during their win over Malaga.
No. 10 Arda Turan of Atletico Madrid squeezed into the top 10 with 31. points. Turan scored one goal and set up two goals during their win over Malaga.
No. 9 Daniel Sturridge earned 39 points with his dazzling performance against Aston Villa. The Liverpool striker showed off his speed and finesse with his goal that led Liverpool to their 0-1 victory.<br><br>
No. 9 Daniel Sturridge earned 39 points with his dazzling performance against Aston Villa. The Liverpool striker showed off his speed and finesse with his goal that led Liverpool to their 0-1 victory.
No. 9 Daniel Sturridge earned 39 points with his dazzling performance against Aston Villa. The Liverpool striker showed off his speed and finesse with his goal that led Liverpool to their 0-1 victory.

No. 8 Franck Ribery managed to get 43 points this week. Bayern maintains their perfect start with their 2-0 victory over Nuremberg. Ribery scored his first header that helped contribute to the 2-0 victory.<br><br>
No. 8 Franck Ribery managed to get 43 points this week. Bayern maintains their perfect start with their 2-0 victory over Nuremberg. Ribery scored his first header that helped contribute to the 2-0 victory.
No. 8 Franck Ribery managed to get 43 points this week. Bayern maintains their perfect start with their 2-0 victory over Nuremberg. Ribery scored his first header that helped contribute to the 2-0 victory.

No. 7 Sidney Sam of Bayer Leverkusen racked up 44 points this week. Sam scored two of the four goals that led to their win over Gladbach.<br><br>
No. 7 Sidney Sam of Bayer Leverkusen racked up 44 points this week. Sam scored two of the four goals that led to their win over Gladbach.
No. 7 Sidney Sam of Bayer Leverkusen racked up 44 points this week. Sam scored two of the four goals that led to their win over Gladbach.

No. 6 Diego Costa earned 47 points from AP. Atletico Madrid's star made the list for the second week in a row. Costa scored one goal and also had an assist during their 5-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.<br><br>
No. 6 Diego Costa earned 47 points from AP. Atletico Madrid's star made the list for the second week in a row. Costa scored one goal and also had an assist during their 5-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.
No. 6 Diego Costa earned 47 points from AP. Atletico Madrid's star made the list for the second week in a row. Costa scored one goal and also had an assist during their 5-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.

No. 5 Carlos Tevez had a great start for Juventus with 48 points. Tevez led his team to victory by scoring their only goal that resulted in a 0-1 win over Sampdoria.<br><br>
No. 5 Carlos Tevez had a great start for Juventus with 48 points. Tevez led his team to victory by scoring their only goal that resulted in a 0-1 win over Sampdoria.
No. 5 Carlos Tevez had a great start for Juventus with 48 points. Tevez led his team to victory by scoring their only goal that resulted in a 0-1 win over Sampdoria.

No. 4 Lukas Podolski of Arsenal finished off the week with 67 points. Podolski scored two of the three goals for Arsenal during their game against Fulham.<br><br>
No. 4 Lukas Podolski of Arsenal finished off the week with 67 points. Podolski scored two of the three goals for Arsenal during their game against Fulham.
No. 4 Lukas Podolski of Arsenal finished off the week with 67 points. Podolski scored two of the three goals for Arsenal during their game against Fulham.

No. 3 Luca Toni kicked off Verona's season with 83 points. Toni scored both of Verona's goals against Milan in their 2-0 win.<br><br>
No. 3 Luca Toni kicked off Verona's season with 83 points. Toni scored both of Verona's goals against Milan in their 2-0 win.
No. 3 Luca Toni kicked off Verona's season with 83 points. Toni scored both of Verona's goals against Milan in their 2-0 win.

No. 2 Marek Hamsik came in second with 119 points. Napoli's Hamsik scored two goals and played a key role in their victory over Bologna in the Serie A league.<br><br>
No. 2 Marek Hamsik came in second with 119 points. Napoli's Hamsik scored two goals and played a key role in their victory over Bologna in the Serie A league.
No. 2 Marek Hamsik came in second with 119 points. Napoli's Hamsik scored two goals and played a key role in their victory over Bologna in the Serie A league.

No. 1 Fraizer Campbell tops the list with 131 points. Cardiff City stunned Manchester City with a 3-2 victory. Campbell was a huge contributor with two goals.
No. 1 Fraizer Campbell tops the list with 131 points. Cardiff City stunned Manchester City with a 3-2 victory. Campbell was a huge contributor with two goals.
No. 1 Fraizer Campbell tops the list with 131 points. Cardiff City stunned Manchester City with a 3-2 victory. Campbell was a huge contributor with two goals.

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