There have been some really world-class defenders in the Premier League era. Whatever else you may think of the great Premier League clubs and their ability to delight (or not) with their attacking play, their centre-backs are unquestionably good. The Premier League's centre-backs have reached incredible heights, but who is the best of them all?
The world cup qualifying match between England and Hungary ended in shambles as the Video Assistant Referee and the Referee refused to give Luke Shaw a straight Red card for a career ending tackle on Hungary's defender in the first half of the game. Gareth Southgate made several changes from the team that defeated Andorra 5-0 in their last match.
Man City, PSG, Real Madrid and Liverpool will all be in action tonight for their second group stage match in the UCL competition. Below are the predicted lineups of 5 top UCL teams. PSG v Man City. There are possible changes to Pep Guardiola's team that beat Chelsea on Saturday as the Premier League champions are having an Anfield encounter with Liverpool coming weekend.
England crumbled to a disappointing 1-1 draw against Hungary in their 8th UEFA World Cup Qualifying fixture at the Wembley Stadium. North Macedonia managed to hold Gareth Southgate's England to a 1-1 draw in the right game of Group I as 24th-minute goal from Sallai was enough to secure a vital one point for the visitor.
Pep Guardiola's Man City will take on Chelsea on Saturday in the Premier League matchday 6. The titleholders will be looking to return to winning ways in the league after a disappointing 0-0 draw at home to Southampton last weekend. Chelsea will also be aiming to claim the whole 3 points from this crucial match.
The trio of Ilkay Gundogan, Oleksandr Zinchenko, and John Stones are some of Manchester City's players who were sidelined before the international break. Image via Getty Images According to various media reports, they're expected to return to the squad when the league restarts in a week.
Manchester United captain, Harry Maguire is the most expensive central defender in football history. However, the English star has struggled since the start of the new campaign. Players like John Stones and Sergio Ramos have also struggled since European football resumed last month. However, we should note the fact that we have some defenders who have done well this season.
The World Cup qualifiers competition continues after England crumbled to a devasting 1-1 draw against Hungary at the Wembley Stadium. Roland Sallai opened the score for Hungary at the 24th minute of the game after Manchester United's Luke Shaw concedes a penalty for a dangerous play against Loic Nego.
Chelsea football club star Ben Chilwell was on target in England's 5-0 away victory over Andorra national team in FIFA World Cup qualifier on Saturday night. The former Leicester City football club star was given a starting role by coach Garry Southgate and he was able to play a vital role in the team's convincing victory.
Hungary opened the goal scoring against England from the penalty spot after the VAR decision went against Luke Shaw and England. It was an entertaining first half performance from the two teams but England were in control of the possession from the beginning game to the end of the first half.
Manchester City will meet joint Premier League leaders Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's early kick-off, in what will be their hardest game of the season so far. City have been inconsistent this season, scoring just once in their past two league games against Southampton and Leicester after two consecutive 5-0 victories.
The England national team continued their incredible run of form as they recorded an emphatic 5 - 0 win over Andorra in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The European giants England were dominant all the through the match as they got all the maximum three points in tonight’s encounter.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Manchester City, the English Premier League defending champions will travel to Stamford Bridge on Saturday to take on the Champions of Europe and potential Premier league contenders, Chelsea in a highly anticipated game that could decide if Chelsea are really title contenders this season.
Paul Scholes Vs Chelsea fans is the latest debate that is ranging on on various social media platforms at the moment. The Manchester United legend is being called out by the Chelsea faithfuls for a post he made about Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy. This drama between Chelsea fans and Paul Scholes started earlier last week when Scholes said in a show that Chelsea have the worst defence of anyone in the top 4.
Petr Cech, Mount and Man Utd star react to Chelsea star's post after netting his 1st goal for England
Petr Cech, Mason Mount and Manchester United football club star have reacted to Chelsea FC star Ben Chilwell's post after netting his first ever goal for the Three Lions of England, in their remarkable 5-0 away victory over Andorra national team in the FIFA World Cup qualifier.
Chelsea will be welcoming Manchester City on Saturday for their next English Premier League match, the current leaders taking on the defending champions. Manchester City have not been unbeatable this season especially away from home while Chelsea are riding a rather impressive three match winning streak against them.
Klopp Reaction At Gareth Southgate Decision About John stones Over Liverpool's Joe For England Squad
Gareth Southgate stated that he can't select players who have not been playing for their different clubs, but the John Stone case has been a special one. Gomez on the other hand has had consistent play-time for his club and was not included in the England squad list.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has named a strong team to battle Chelsea in today’s Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge. Guardiola released a list of 20 individuals to face the West London side, according to the club official website. City heads to the game following a 6-1 win against division two Wycombe in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night.
Pep Guardiola will have to make a late choice on his starting lineup for Saturday's game against Chelsea due to injury worries with several of his players. Pep Guardiola considers himself 'fortunate' ahead of a crucial week for City. Last weekend's stalemate with Southampton was missed by Aymeric Laporte, Rodrigo, John Stones, and Oleksandr Zinchenko, while Ilkay Gundogan was also out with a knock.
England was held on a 1-1 draw by Hungary. Hungary took a shock lead when Luke Shaw was judged to have caught Loic Nego with a high boot, handing the visitors a penalty which Roland Sallai dispatched w Shortly after, John Stones got a goal for England to level the game.