Kroos is a German professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the German national team. He is widely regarded as one of the best midfielders in the world, and is known for his passing, vision, and ability to dictate the tempo of a game. He is also a set-piece specialist, and is capable of scoring goals from long range. Kroos is a two-time Champions League winner, and has won numerous other trophies, including the FIFA World Cup and the UEFA European Championship. He is also a four-time Bundesliga champion, and has been named German Footballer of the Year on two occasions.