Best (Full) Backs

Top 50 Best (Full) Backs or Wing Backs Players

This is FC's list of the Top 50 Best (Full) Backs in the world at the moment according to our algorithm. We update this list every Monday. If you want more information on how our algorithm is calculated, please click here.

Rank   Team Nationality Position Age Form
  • 1
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    Alphonso Davies image description Bayern CAN D, M (L) 19
    96
    2
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    Ricardo Pereira image description Leicester City PRT D (R) 26
    94
    3
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    Trent Alexander-Arnold image description Liverpool GBR D (R) 21
    93
    4
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    David Alaba image description Bayern AUT D (LC) 27
    93
    5
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    Benjamin Pavard image description Bayern FRA D (RC) 24
    92
    6
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    Dani Carvajal image description Real Madrid ESP D (R) 28
    91
    7
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    João Cancelo image description Man City PRT D (R) 25
    90
    8
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    Marcos Alonso image description Chelsea ESP D, DM (L) 29
    89
    9
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    Marcel Halstenberg image description RB Leipzig DEU D, M (L) 28
    88
    10
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    Wendell image description Leverkusen BRA D, M (L) 26
    88
    11
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    Benjamin Mendy image description Man City FRA D (L) 25
    88
    12
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    Aaron Wan-Bissaka image description Man Utd GBR D, DM (R) 22
    88
    13
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    Ben Chilwell image description Leicester City GBR D (L) 23
    87
    14
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    Ferland Mendy image description Real Madrid FRA D, DM (L) 24
    86
    15
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    Raphaël Guerreiro image description Dortmund PRT D, AM (L) 26
    86
    16
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    Cesar Azpilicueta image description Chelsea ESP D (RL) 30
    86
    17
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    Andrew Robertson image description Liverpool SCO D (L) 26
    86
    18
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    Renan Lodi image description Atletico Madrid BRA D (L) 21
    86
    19
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    Kieran Trippier image description Atletico Madrid GBR D (R) 29
    86
    20
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    Marcelo image description Real Madrid BRA D (L) 31
    86
    21
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    Lukas Klostermann image description RB Leipzig DEU D (RC) 23
    86
    22
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    Kyle Walker image description Man City GBR D (R) 29
    86
    23
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    Oleksandr Zinchenko image description Man City UKR D (L), M (C) 23
    85
    24
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    Serge Aurier image description Tottenham CIV D, M (R) 27
    85
    25
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    Luke Shaw image description Man Utd GBR D (L) 24
    85
    26
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    Juan Bernat image description PSG ESP D (L), M (C) 27
    85
    27
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    Theo Hernández image description Milan FRA D (L) 22
    85
    28
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    Juan Cuadrado image description Juventus COL D (R), M (C) 31
    84
    29
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    Łukasz Piszczek image description Dortmund POL D (R) 34
    84
    30
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    Sergi Roberto image description Barcelona ESP D (R), M (C) 28
    84
    31
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    Romain Saïss image description Wolves MAR D (L), M (C) 30
    84
    32
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    Djibril Sidibé image description Everton FRA D (R) 27
    84
    33
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    Willy Boly image description Wolves CIV D (LR) 29
    84
    34
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    Jan Vertonghen image description Tottenham BEL D (LC) 32
    84
    35
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    Chris Basham image description Sheffield Utd GBR D (R) 31
    84
    36
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    Sergio Reguilon image description Sevilla FC ESP D (L) 23
    84
    37
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    Giovanni Di Lorenzo image description Napoli ITA D (RC) 26
    84
    38
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    Hassane Kamara image description Stade de Reims GMB D (L) 25
    84
    39
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    Nordi Mukiele image description RB Leipzig FRA D (RC) 22
    83
    40
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    Reece James image description Chelsea GBR D (R), DM (C) 20
    83
    41
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    Alex Sandro image description Juventus BRA D (L) 29
    83
    42
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    Douglas Santos image description Zenit BRA D (L) 26
    83
    43
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    Lars Bender image description Leverkusen DEU D (R), DM (C) 30
    83
    44
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    Thomas Meunier image description PSG BEL D, M (R) 28
    83
    45
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    Jack O'Connell image description Sheffield Utd GBR D (L) 26
    83
    46
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    Damián Suárez image description Getafe URY D (R) 31
    83
    47
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    Benjamin Hübner image description Hoffenheim DEU D (RC) 30
    82
    48
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    Nélson Semedo image description Barcelona PRT D (RL) 26
    82
    49
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    Emerson image description Chelsea ITA D (L) 25
    82
    50
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    Yuri Berchiche image description Athletic ESP D (L) 30
    82

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