-- Sokratis Named One of the Best in the Bundesliga --
The German magazine “Kicker” listed Sokratis Papastathopoulos as one of the best players in the German Bundesliga.
The magazine paid a tribute to the best players currently playing in the German Bundesliga, separating them out into different categories. In the first category (World Class) no defenders were listed, however Sokratis Papastathopoulos was one of three defenders listed in the second category, International Class. The other two defenders included Mats Hummels of Bayern Munich and Jonathan Tah of Bayer Leverkusen.
It is the highest ranking Sokratis has been awarded by the magazine since joining Borussia Dortmund. The Greek defender is vital part of Dortmund’s backline having made 134 appearances with the club since 2013.