Ranking The Top 10 Defenders in World Football

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Ranking The Top 10 Defenders in World Football
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Defence is often seen as the unfashionable part of football.

There is less glory to be had, it's true, but what could be more vital for a team effort?

This is an attempt to recognise the top 10 defenders in the world at this moment in time. Any top 10 draws inevitable criticism, but I've tried to be as neutral and fair as possible and add the top defenders who are drawing praise at the present.  

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