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Five of the best: Goalscoring defenders

Baines is a dead-ball specialist  (©GettyImages)
Baines is a dead-ball specialist (©GettyImages).

1. Leighton Baines

Leighton Baines is an ace from the dead-ball situation and with 14 goals in his last three seasons for Everton, his goalscoring contribution should not be underestimated.

The England international has been the subject of a bid from Manchester United this summer, and with his quality at the back and in attack, it's no real surprise the champions are after him.

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Jan Vertonghen
Vincent Kompany
David Luiz
Leighton Baines
Branislav Ivanovic
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