Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time

Right-backs are some of the most fundamental players in a team. The best right-backs in the world should be fast, have stamina, be aware of the positioning from attacking to defending, and be good at defending. A good right-back also has outstanding technical abilities, such as good ball control. So, who are the worlds' top 10 best right backs?

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The footballing world is oozing with a lot of talented right-backs. Here are some of the best right-backs in the world in 2022, and your favourite player might be on the list. Using the most recent statistics, we have compiled the top 10 best right backs right now.

The best right-backs in the world 2022

The role of the right back is very diverse. They need to have excellent agility and they work on defending balls to supplying balls and attacking. Here are some of the best players in this position in 2022:

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10. Danilo (Juventus)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Danilo challenging for the ball against an Empoli FC player at Juventus Stadium in Turin, Italy. Photo: Giorgio Perottino
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The Brazilian star has been crucial to the Juventus and Brazilian teams altogether. He has been essential in supplying the ball to his attackers, assisting critical goals, and scoring one for himself. In addition, he is solid in the defending position making little to no errors.

9. Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea FC)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Azpilicueta in a Champions League tie against Lille at Stamford Bridge in February 2022. Photo: Mike Hewitt
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The Chelsea skipper has been at the forefront of Chelsea's wins, solid in defending and attacking. His attacking runs provide important balls to the attackers, with his fast runs back able to contain any attacks. One of his most amazing stats is he has never made a mistake that leads to a goal in his Chelsea career. As a result, he has won nearly every cup with Chelsea.

8. Reece James (Chelsea FC)

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Reece James posing with the Fifa Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi. Photo: Darren Walsh
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At only 22 years, the player has revolutionized the position. He is one of the most capable right-backs in the world right now. Before his injury, he had an astonishing 5 goals and 6 assists. Moreover, he is lethal in front of the goal.

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7. Leo Dubois (O. Lyon)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Leo Dubois in a game of OL Lyon against Lens. Photo: Sylvain Lefevre
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The 27-year-old Frenchman is having one of his most productive seasons. He is pretty fast and accurate with his passes. He supplies the ball comfortably to the attackers and midfielders, playing an essential role in carrying the ball forward.

6. Kieran Trippier (Newcastle United)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Kieran Trippier in a match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at the St. James Park. Photo: Visionhaus
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From being one of Laliga's best right-acks to bossing the English Premier League, the 31-year-old has become one of Newcastle's most essential players, scoring two critical goals in four matches. He is also swift and can take on other players well.

5. Juan Cuadrado (Juventus)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Cuadrado in action for Juventus in a match against Villareal. Photo: Maria Jose Segovia
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He is one of the most versatile right-backs in the world. He is lethal in front of goal and supplies great crosses into dangerous areas. He is also fast and can cover more ground compared to other players.

4. Kyle Walker (Manchester City)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Kyle Walker( Right) celebrating a goal his teammate Mahrez had scored against Fulham at the Etihad Stadium. Photo: Visionhaus
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He is probably one of the fastest players on the list. He also has excellent physic, which allows him to bully other players out of position. He plays a vital role in Manchester City's defence and has recently embraced a more attacking role making more forward runs.

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3. Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool FC)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Alexander-Arnold during a warm-up session before a Round of 16 match in Milan, Italy. Photo: Giuseppe Maffia
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The Liverpool star has been at the forefront of most of the teams' attacks. He is very efficient in offering crosses, assisting, dribbling, and taking freekicks. He is also efficient at taking corners. He is currently among the top assisters in the English Premier League.

2. Joao Cancelo (Manchester City)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Joao Cancelo in a Round of 16 match against Sporting CP. Photo: Jose Manuel Alvarez
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The Manchester City player has flair as he dribbles and offers creative assists. He is known for creating chances from very little. He has been a game-changer for the team a couple of times. He has 3 goals and 8 assists so far this season.

1. Achraf Hakimi (PSG)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Achraf Hakimi in action for PSG in a Champions League match against Real Madrid. Photo: Chris Brunskill
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He is probably one of the most sought-after players in the world. He is swift and lethal in front of the goal. His dribbling skills are out of this world. He is also an expert at taking freekicks, scoring an important one for his national team, Morocco. He has 3 goals and three assists so far this season.

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Best right-backs in the world ever

The position has revolutionized since the early years. However, these players made a name for themselves while playing in the position:

10. Gianluca Zambrotta (Italy)

9. Garry Neville (England)

8. Phil Neal (England)

7. Wim Suurbier (Netherlands)

6. Jose Nasazzi (Uruguay)

5. Giuseppe Bergomi (Italy)

4. Djalma Santos (Brazil)

3. Lilian Thuram (France)

2. Carlos Alberto Torres (Brazil)

1. Cafu (Brazil)

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Brazilian Legend CAFU during the 2019 CONMEBOL in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo: Miguel Schincariol
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Best right-backs in the world FIFA 22

The world best on FIFA 22 is rated as follows:

10. Denzel Dumfries rated at 82.

9. Juan Cuadrado rated at 83.

8. Jesus Navas rated at 84.

7. Kieran Trippier rated at 84.

6. Ricardo Pereira rated at 84.

5. Carvajal rated at 85.

4. Kyle Walker rated at 85.

3. Achraf Hakimi rated at 85.

2. Joao Cancelo rated at 86.

1. T. Alexander-Arnold rated at 87.

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Who is the best right-back in the world?

Trent Alexander-Arnold is the best player in this position. The Liverpool star has made a name for himself in this position. He has several goals and assists for his team. He is currently the player with the highest number of assists in the Premier League.

Best right-backs in the Premier League

The English Premier League has produced some of the best players in this position so far. Here are some of the best:

5. Kyle Walker( Manchester City)

4. Vladimir Coufal( West Ham)

3. Reece James( Chelsea)

2. Joao Cancelo( Manchester City)

1. Trent Alexander-Arnold( Liverpool)

Top 10 best right-backs in the world 2022, in FIFA 22, and of all time
Theo Hernandez in a match against US Salernitana in February 2022. Photo: Giuseppe Maffia
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Who is the best left-back in the world right now?

Theo Hernandez holds the position of the best left-back in the world as of February 2022. The AC Milan man has a great vision of the game and can make incredible explosive runs that lead to fantastic goals. At only 23 years as of February 2022, he has made a name for himself among the Serie A greats making 12 goal contributions in one of his best years yet.

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The best right-backs in the world in 2022 are very young players. The position requires a perfect vision of the game, a fast pace, and incredible defensive abilities. Of late, the position has also required players to be lethal in front of goals, offering more than defensive skills.

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