Summary

  • Götze managed three goals and four assists despite missing more than five months with injury.
  • Calhanoglu was the heartbeat of a Leverkusen side that climbed from eighth to third in the final stretch.
  • Darida's presence was pivotal to Hertha as they qualified for the UEFA Europa League.

With UEFA EURO 2016 looming into view, the Bundesliga European Dream Team Battle is your chance to select your XI from the German top-flight stars set to shine in France. Just watch the video below and cast your vote for your favourite candidate...

The men that pull the strings just behind your strikers, your attacking midfielder should make and take, and this trio fit the bill. Mario Götze scored the goal that won Germany the FIFA World Cup in 2014, and, after wrestling with injury, helped FC Bayern München secure a record fourth consecutive Bundesliga title; Turkey star Hakan Calhanoglu's guile inspired Bayer 04 Leverkusen into the third and final automatic UEFA Champions League place; and Czech Republic orchestrator Vladimir Darida exceeded expectations following his summer switch from SC Freiburg to Hertha Berlin, helping the capital club into Europe for the first time in seven years.

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