Short for A Central Attacking Midfielder. A central attacking midfielder (CAM) is a central midfielder who plays predominantly on the offensive side of the field, usually in an advanced midfield position between central midfield and the team's forwards.

The majority of the time, CAM players assist their forwards in scoring goals. Dribbling, agility, balance, ball control, positioning, acceleration, shooting, and finishing are all traits that CAM players excel on the field.