The main aim of a game of football is to get a win, and to get this you need to simply score goals and not concede any.
Subsequently, that is what many of the defenders of this seasons Premier League have been doing, and they have certainly been doing it well!
The players at the back really are doing their clubs proud, with many players working wonders for their club.
There have been no proper demolitions yet this season, Manchester City's 4-1 win over rivals United is the biggest win of the season to memory so far.
Givemesport academy member Ollie Gentle has taken a look at the top defenders so far of this season, with some surprise editions definitely included!
Click next to find the top defenders of the 2013/14 season so far.
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