Right-back: Javier Zanetti

Inter Milan and Argentina legend Javier Zanetti gets in at right-back ahead of Brazilian icon Cafu on account of his talent, professionalism and stunning longevity.

The 40-year-old, who is still going strong, may not have landed his hands on the World Cup - but no right-back has been more consistent at the top level over the last 14 years than Il Capitano.

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