Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Opinions

Infographic: Top 5 Young Centre Backs

Major European clubs have all been adopting an approach of deploying young players in their first-team squads on a regular basis. While this was common for attacking positions, clubs opted to play with an experience back-bone. This position, though, has evolved as well with the biggest sides in Europe opting to give younger & more dynamic players an opportunity. It’s an experiment that has largely succeeded and has continued to encourage other managers to alter their pragmatism as well.

Here we compile a list of the Top 5 Young Centre Backs in World Football. To maintain some sort of standard and consistency, this list includes one centre-back from each of Europe’s top divisions.

The stats for this infograph have been supplied by @TypicalBlueMoon. The infograph itself has been made by @RazimRefai

Infographic Young centerbacks

Further Reading

Matija Nastasic: Scout Report

Raphael Varane: Scout Report

Kurt Zouma: Scout Report

Latest

Talent Radar

Tom Robinson profiles 10 of the best young players to watch in the Argentinian Primera  for the 2020 season. After over 7 months without...

Talent Radar

A look at the best U-22 Young Players this week, looking at the La Liga, Bundesliga, Premier League, Serie A, Ligue 1, Eredivisie &...

Opinions

Richard Pike writes about the increasing divide between Europe’s Big 5 Leagues and the rest. 13th of December 1954, a date where an event...

Talent Radar

Mateus Carvalho profiles 20 of the best young players to watch in the Liga NOS  for the 2020-21 season, one from each club! In...

Scout Report

Tom Robinson writes a detailed scout report about the Argentina and Banfield attacking midfielder, Agustin Urzi. With no confirmed date for football to return...

Opinions

Mateus Carvalho casts a discerning eye over Leeds United to assess their prospects in the Premier League. I still remember being a little kid,...

Tactical Analysis

Vishal Patel takes a close look at Chelsea’s defence to understand why the club conceded so many goals in the 2019-20 Premier League. Frank...

Talent Radar

Richard Pike profiles 20 of the best Under-20 players to watch in the Serie A  for the 2020-21 season, one from each club! As...

Young Players

Richard Pike profiles 20 of the best Under-20 players to watch in the La Liga for the 2020-21 season, one from each club! As...

Young Players

Rahul Warrier profiles 20 Young Players to watch in the 2020/21 Premier League season, one from each club! The return of Premier League football...

You May Also Like

Talent Radar

Sami Faizullah compiles the Talent Radar Young Players' Team of the Week across Europe's top seven leagues.

Copa America 2016

Eric Devin has compiled a list of the 10 best young players to watch out for in the upcoming Copa America. As the centenary...

Talent Radar

For three years now, this website has continued to focus on the younger generation of footballers, often over-looked by mainstream media. For three years...

Talent Radar

For three years now, this website has continued to focus on the younger generation of footballers, often over-looked by mainstream media. For three years...

Previous Next
Close
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this