Ibrahima Mbaye has started to establish himself in Sere A as one of the consistent defenders. As well as his defensive solidarity, the Senegalese defender has also shown to be a treat at the other end of the pitch scoring some essential goals for the club. Join us as we take a look at some of the defenders best moments so far in Italy.
Javi Sánchez is a player with character who makes his presence felt on the pitch despite not standing out physically. The 21-year-old Spanish centre-back is a good defender because he shows excellent positioning. He joined La Fábrica at just seven years of age and made his competitive debut for Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey tie at Melilla and came on in place of Sergio Ramos in the 59th minute in the Czech Republic against Viktoria Plzen in the UEFA Champions League.
The son of former PSG striker George Weah, American-born Timothy Weah joined our academy ranks in 2014. After coming through the various age groups, the 18-year-old striker has already made his mark on the PSG first-team. Check out why Weah is rated as such a top prospect, with this great Dugout action.
Real Madrid Castilla's Argentine winger uses his two-footed skills to overwhelm opposition defences. 'Franchu' Feuillasier has an attractive style of play, and is equally capable of creating and scoring goals. Feuillasier has already had the chance to learn from the best after working under Zinedine Zidane, Guti, and Santiago Solari.
Christopher Nkunku has already played more than 60 matches for PSG. At only 21-years-old the midfielder continues to improve in all areas of this game. Watch his best skills on Dugout and see why he is rated so highly.
Phil Foden has been a standout both for Manchester City and England over the past year - showcasing why Pep Guardiola has put faith in the midfielder to join the first team on a regular basis. Foden won the FIFA Under-17s World Cup Golden Ball and BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year after his brace in the final helped England win the U17 World Cup.
German international Thilo Kehrer came through PSG's ranks and has established himself in our defence. As his reputation grows at the Parc des Princes, take a look at why fans are getting excited about Kehrer.
Scotland international Chris Cadden came through Motherwell's ranks and has established himself in the Scottish Premiership club's midfield. As the 22-year-old's reputation grows, take a look at what fans are getting excited about.
Besiktas' Fatih Aksoy is making a name for himself as a rising star. The talented 6ft 2in defender recently signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2022. Besiktas fans are looking forward to seeing him as a regular in the team.
Atlanta United star George Bello burst onto the MLS scene as a 16-year-old desperate to make an impact. A goal in front of 70,000 Atlanta fans and an incredible defensive performance later and the Nigerian-born American national instantly stole the hearts of 'The Five Stripes' fans.