Ligue one is known as one of the top five leagues in Europe over the years. As time passes many players including David Beckham, Ronaldinho, and Neymar Jr have joined the French league.
The Parisians are famous for the title they have won 10 times in their history. The main reason why the top flight is quite famous is because of Paris Saint-Germain.
Ligue 1 is also known as the powerhouse for talented players. It has produced many young talents over the years despite all the arguments related to the difficulty and competitiveness of the league.
Here is the list of the top players who have played exceptional in Ligue 1 during the 2021-22 season.
Top 1: Kylian Mbappe
You will not be surprised to see Kylian Mbappe at the top of the list in Ligue 1. Along with the league title with PSG, he has bagged the top scorer of the season. His performance in Ligue 1 and champions’ league was outstanding, despite Messi and Neymar being terribly out of form.
According to the statistics of his performance, he has scored 135 goals out of 138 games. On the final day 2021-22 campaign, Mbappe celebrated his contract renewal with PSG by scoring a hat-trick against the Metz.
He succeeded in his fourth Ligue 1 Golden Boots this season by scoring 28 goals.
Top 2: Wissam Ben Yedder
It is an absolute pleasure to watch Ben Yedder because of his most wanted technical skills in the game. If we talk about his football career, you will be amazed to know that he has done well by scoring 38 goals and has 17 assists in 90 appearances.
Wissam after leaving the club Sevilla returned to Ligue 1 where he has already made a great record of his performance.
He has made 25 goals in 37 appearances during the 2021-22 season and made himself on the list of best Ligue 1 Goalscorers.
Top 3: Martin Terrier
The player is known for spending much of his time playing in the French top flight. Martin has accumulated 44 goals in 162 appearances, also he has provided 17 assists.
The French international has also made a name for himself. For Rennes, he has scored 21 goals in 37 appearances during the 2021-22 season.
Terrier with his impressive performance is now tracked by Liverpool to sign him for this summer season. He is considered the perfect replacement for Sadio Mane, who is likely to leave the club.
Top 4: Moussa Dembele
The Frenchman is known for his potential and every big club is linked with him. Dembele signed a five-year deal with Olympique Lyonnais in 2018. After that in 2021, on a six-month deal, Ligue 1 club has loaned him out to Atletico Madrid.
Dembele had done remarkable individual seasons in Ligue 1 before joining Atletico Madrid on loan. Moussa is only 25 years old and his potential makes many clubs interested in him.
The scoring rate of Moussa in the 2021-22 season was 21 goals in 30 appearances.
Top 5: Andy Delort
For you, this name must be a little surprising to see on this list. Since he failed to score in 12 appearances, many clubs have deemed him the flop. Before joining Montpellier, he has to struggle for his career with Tours, Caen, and the Mexican club Tigres.
Delort helped Algeria win the AFCON (African Cup of Nations) after following his transfer to Montpellier.
In season 2021-22 Ligue, the striker has scored 18 goals in 35 appearances. Various reports have been received since some premier league clubs are interested in signing him for the next seasons.