Los diez futbolistas más rápidos del mundo, según la FIFA

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La FIFA dio a conocer su lista de los diez jugadores más rápidos, en la que destacan elementos de la talla de Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo o Wayne Rooney. Dicha lista se basa en la información que recaba FIFA de los datos computarizados durante todos los partidos a cada jugador.

Quien encabeza la lista es el ecuatoriano Antonio Valencia, del Manchester United, quien alcanza una velocidad de 35.1 kilómetros por hora. Le sigue el galés Gareth Bale, del Real Madrid, con 34.7 kilómetros por hora; el tercer sitio es para el inglés Aaron Lennon, con 33.8 kilómetros por hora.

A continuación, los diez jugadores más rápidos.

FC Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, from Chile, reacts against Rayo Vallecano during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Bayern's Arjen Robben goes with the ball during the Champions League quarterfinal first leg soccer match between Manchester United and Bayern Munich at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.(AP Photo/Jon Super)

El centrocampista francés del Bayern de Múncih, Frank Ribéry, se retira del terreno de juego tras la derrota de su equipo contra el Manchester City, este martes

El centrocampista francés del Bayern de Múncih, Frank Ribéry, se retira del terreno de juego tras la derrota de su equipo contra el Manchester City, este martes (AFP | Christof Stache)

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney controls a ball during the Champions League quarterfinal first leg soccer match between Manchester United and Bayern Munich at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.(AP Photo/Jon Super)

FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, left, duels for the ball against Espanyol's Diego Colotto during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Espanyol at Cornella-El Prat stadium in Cornella Llobregat, Spain, Saturday, March 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

El atacante internacional inglés Theo Walcott, del Arsenal, celebra tras anotar en duelo de la liga inglesa ante Cardiff City, en el estadio Emirates, en Londres, el 1 de enero de 2014.

El atacante internacional inglés Theo Walcott, del Arsenal, celebra tras anotar en duelo de la liga inglesa ante Cardiff City, en el estadio Emirates, en Londres, el 1 de enero de 2014. (AFP | Ben Stansall)

Real's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his side's 3rd goal during a Champions League quarterfinal first leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Real's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his side's 3rd goal during a Champions League quarterfinal first leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Tottenham Hotspur's Aaron Lennon, right, leaps over Benfica's goalkeeper Jan Oblak during their Europa League round of 16, second leg, soccer match Thursday, March 20 2014, at Benfica's Luz stadium

Tottenham Hotspur's Aaron Lennon, right, leaps over Benfica's goalkeeper Jan Oblak during their Europa League round of 16, second leg, soccer match Thursday, March 20 2014, at Benfica's Luz stadium. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)

Real Madrid v Borussia Dortmund - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 02: Gareth Bale of Real Madrid celebrates scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Manchester United's Valencia controls the ball during their English FA Cup third round soccer match against Swansea City in Manchester

Manchester United's Antonio Valencia controls the ball during their English FA Cup third round soccer match against Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England January 5, 2014. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)