English Premier League’s most successful manager, Sir Alex Ferguson once said, “Attack wins you games, defence wins you titles”. The art of defending has never lost its importance in the game of football. Down is listed the best defensive clubs in Europe today.
5. Inter Milan
The Milan based club is currently at the 2nd position in the Seria A with 22 points. The Italian club has won 7 games, drawn 1 and lost 2 games this season. Moreover, the club has scored 16 goals this season and conceded only 6 goals (least in the Seria A).
4. Paris Saint Germain
The French Ligue 1 side Paris Saint Germain has also conceded only 6 goals this season. The club has won all the 11 league matches so far scoring 39 goals in the process.
Paris Saint Germain is the only team in Europe’s top 5 leagues which have won all its league matches, this achievement puts them ahead of Inter Milan even though they have conceded the same number of goals.
3. Atletico Madrid
La Rojiblancos are known for their solid defence and the club has only conceded 5 goals this season. The Madrid based club is currently at the 4th position in LaLiga with 5 wins, 4 draws and only 1 loss. Their main man Diego Godin is the chief of the defence.