FIFA 17 top 10 CB list is quite old today since FIFA 18 is already about to make its foray.
Thus we believe it’s time to scour through the new top 10 CB in FIFA 18. You might be acquainted with the FIFA 17’s top CB, here you see the top CB in the latest installment of FIFA.
- Davinson Sánchez
Davinson Sánchez is a professional Colombian footballer who currently plays for Eredivisie club Ajax as a center back. Sanchez started his career playing in the youth academy. Later he was transferred to Atletico Nacional. He scored his first goal for Nacional against Sporting Cristal in a 3 – 0 win. His exceptional performances received him offerings from clubs like Flamengo, Ajax and even Barcelona. In 2016, he signed the 5yr contract with Dutch club Ajax. Since joining he has made 3 incredible scores for the club. Previously rated 71 in FIFA 17, Sanchez has a potential of 84 in FIFA 18.
- Jason Denayer
The Belgian professional, Jason Denayer plays as a center back for English Premier League club Sunderland on loan. Denayer made his professional debut on loan at Celtic. During his time at Celtic, he helped the club win the Scottish League Cup and the Scottish Premiership. This led him being named as the PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year. Later with the new club Galatasaray, he also helped them win the Turkish Cup. Although he has a rating 74 in FIFA 17, this year his rating is expected to go up to 85.
- Reece Oxford
An English professional footballer, Reece Oxford plays as a defender for Premier League club Reading. He made his football debut for West Ham United at the age of 16. In the previous season, he started as a midfield in a UEFA Europa League first qualifying round against FC Lusitanos. He also played against the Arsenal in a 2-0 victory for the West Ham. Until the end of the season, the player was transferred on a loan to Reading. Often compared his style to Rio Ferdinand, he is certain to see a rating increased to 86 in FIFA 18 from 73 in FIFA 17.
- Lucas Hernández
The Atletico Madrid professional footballer, Lucas Hernández also plays a central defender for the U-18 French national team. The 21yrs old joined Atletico at the age of 11. He made the senior debut against Real Sociedad B. In 2014, he made first team debut in a 3-0 win over CE L’Hospitalet for Copa del Rey. The center back made his maiden appearance in 2016 UEFA Champions League against PSV Eindhoven. Hernandez is anticipated to have a rating of 87 in FIFA 18.
- Daniele Rugani
Daniele Rugani, an Italian footballer plays as a center back for the Juventus and the Italian National team. He started his professional career with Empoli. He helped the club to achieve Serie A promotion. This led him to bag the Serie B Footballer of the Year. His amazing defensive skills also earned him Serie A Team of the Year. The current season, he scored his first goal for Juventus in a win over Cagliari. He also scored his first goal in UEFA Champions League. Acclaimed as a correct player by the commentators and pundits, Rugani has a potential to reach the rating up to 88 in FIFA 18.
- Alessio Romagnoli
The 22yrs old professional footballer Alessio Romagnoli plays as a center back for Milan and Italian national team. The player started his career with Roma in 2012 and later with Sampdoria before moving to Milan in 2015 for 25 million Euro fee. With the club, he has established himself as team’s first choice center back. He is also praised for his strong performance. He led Milan to its final first time since 2003. Romagnoli is certain to achieve the rating up to 88 in FIFA 18.
- Mauricio Lemos
Mauricio Lemos, an Uruguayan footballer plays a central defender for the UD Las Palmas. The player made his professional debut against Montevideo Wanderers in 2014. In a year later, he was loaned to FC Rubin Kazan, a Russian Premier League club. In 2016, he was loaned to La Liga club, UD Las Palmas. The same year he signed a 5yr deal with the club. He has a rating of 80 in FIFA 17. In FIFA 18, Lemos has a potential to reach up to 89.
- José Giménez
José Giménez is an Uruguayan professional footballer who currently plays for La Liga club, Atletico Madrid. He made his professional debut with Danubio F.C. in 2013, he was signed by Atletico Madrid for the record fee 90,000 Euro. He made his club debut in a 4 -2 win over UD Almeria. The previous season he also scored a winning header against the rival Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey. The 22yrs old professional has a potential to bag 89 rating in FIFA 18.
- Kurt Zouma
This year as well Kurt Zouma tops the list being the number 1 CB in FIFA’s installment. The Chelsea centre-back started his career at Saint-Etienne, making professional debut at 16. He led the club win Coupe de la Ligue in 2013. In 2014 he was signed by Chelsea for 12 million pounds. He also helped the club win the League Cup and Premier League right in his debut. While he has been rated 80 in FIFA 17, however in FIFA 18, Zouma has a potential to 90, making him the top CB in FIFA 18.