Raphaël Varane

Real Madrid's tenacious central defender 

 

https://www.football4football.com/storage/img/articleimages/originals/weH9oI3MJV6u4GCQW68cjGbBEO0E9XnUDUb.jpg CALM, COOL AND COLLECTED: Varane's game is built around his confidence on the ball

The player

 

Raphaël Varane started his journey at French Ligue 1 side RC Lens where he made his debut his talent was undeniable being signed by the European giants Real Madrid after only one season. He has gone on to be a key component in Real Madrid's multiple Champions League-winning side.

 

Key Skills
  • Excellent all round physical ability
  • Great technical ability
  • Intelligence

 

The complete Centre back

 

Quick Facts
  • 1. Made his first team debut at 17 for RC Lens
  • 2. Youngest defender to win 3 Champions Leagues
  • 3. has won 17 major honours at 26

 

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Final Note

With Ramos coming towards the end of his career at Real Madrid it will come to Varane to fill the position of a defensive leader.

 

 

 

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