Top 10: Greatest defenders of the Premier League era (10)

Published 19 Comments

2. Nemanja Vidic

Football News

Nemanja Vidic will walk away from the Premier League this summer with his status as one of English football’s greatest central defenders secured.

The Serbian, who has been a talismanic captain for Manchester United over the years, has won a multitude of titles during his eight-year spell at Old Trafford, including five Premier League winners’ medals and, of course, the 2008 Champions League.

Vidic was - and still is - as tough and as brave as defenders come, and the Red Devils will miss him. Sorely.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Tony Adams
Rio Ferdinand
Premier League
John Terry
Nemanja Vidic

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again