The foundation of long-term success in football is often built on a solid defence and that is no different in FIFA 22.
Indeed, the fact that the likes of Virgil van Dijk, Ruben Dias and Harry Maguire have commanded such significant transfer fees in recent years shows just how important defenders are in the modern game.
So, to help you on your way to glory in the new game, Goal takes a look at the best young defenders on FIFA 22.
PO. = Position(s)
CR = Current Rating