Bundesliga

Official Fantasy Bundesliga: Top 10 defenders

The Official Fantasy Bundesliga is here! Think you have what it takes to win? bundesliga.com takes a look over the top points scorers in each position to lend you a helping hand. Next up, the defenders…

Borussia Dortmund only conceded 34 goals in 2015/16 with captain Mats Hummels at the heart of their defence. Little wonder FC Bayern München brought him back to Bavaria! He's a likely high scorer in the Official Fantasy Bundesliga in 2016/17, but who else should you pick?

All statistics given are from the 2015/16 season, unless otherwise stated.

1) Mats Hummels (FC Bayern München), In-game fantasy value: 15m

    BVB's world champion returning homeFCB (17) conceded half the goals of BVB (34)

2) Jonas Hector (1. FC Köln), In-game fantasy value: 14m

    UEFA EURO 2016 heroThird-most 50/50s won

3) David Alaba (Bayern), In-game fantasy value: 14m

    Versatile FCB and Austria starBundesliga-high 17 clean sheets

5) Naldo (FC Schalke 04), In-game fantasy value: 14m

    Royal Blue and evergreenAll-time top-scoring Bundesliga defender (38)

6) Sokratis (Borussia Dortmund), In-game fantasy value: 13m

    Greece captain1,801 challenges won in just 133 games

7) Andreas Christensen (Borussia Mönchengladbach), In-game fantasy value: 13m

    Fast-maturing Foal8 clean sheets, 3 goals, and only 19 years

9) Aytac Sulu (SV Darmstadt 98), In-game fantasy value: 13m

    Defied the drop with DarmstadtEurope's top-scoring defender (7)

10) John Anthony Brooks (Hertha Berlin), In-game fantasy value: 12m

    Berlin Wall, Copa America Centenario stand-out10 clean sheets in 20 starts

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