Is Vincent Kompany really superior to Sergio Ramos…?
The Sun recently held a vote through their Twitter account to find out who their followers believed was the world’s finest defender.
The following four received the most votes, and only one Premier League representative made the list…
4) Thiago Silva – PSG
The only surprise perhaps is that the brilliant Brazilian isn’t further up the list. Silva captained Brazil at the World Cup, but missed their semi-final humiliation through injury. He has established himself as the world’s most composed centre-back, excellent in possession and cool under pressure.