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Transfermarkt: TOP 5 Most Valuable Defenders

Van Dijk of the Reds

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Defenders play a vital part in modern football as they not only defend their team’s backline but also score goals and create chances as well as provide assists. According to current most valuable defender is Liverpool’s Trent-Alexander Arnold, whose market value is €110.00m.

Next comes Bayern Munich’s Alphonso Davies, whose value is €80.00m.

Here are the top 5 Most Valuable Defenders as per

Trent Alexander-Arnold

Trent Alexander-Arnold of Liverpool in action during the Premier League match
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  • Club – Liverpool
  • Age – 22 years old
  • Market Value – €110.00m

During this season, Alexander-Arnold has made 33 appearances in which he has scored one goal and provided 5 assists. The right-back missed several games due to a calf injury.

Virgil van Dijk

Virgil van Dijk in action for Liverpool
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  • Club – Liverpool
  • Age – 29 years old
  • Market Value – €80.00m

Van Dijk has also suffered an injury and is currently sidelined with an ACL. During this season he has made just 8 appearances and scored one goal.

Alphonso Davies

  • Club – Bayern Munich
  • Age – 20 years old
  • Market Value – €75.00m

During this season Davies has made 24 appearances in which he has provided 2 assist and scored 1 goal. The left-back has missed several Bayern games as he suffered torn ankle ligament.

Matthijs de Ligt

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  • Club – Juventus
  • Age – 21 years old
  • Market Value – €75.00m

De Ligt has also missed several games for Juventus as he has suffered a shoulder injury earlier in the season also tested positive for COVID19. He has overall made 22 appearances this term.

Andrew Robertson

  • Club – Liverpool
  • Age – 26 years old
  • Market Value – €75.00m

Robertson has made overall 38 appearances this season in which he has scored one goal and provided 5 assists.

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