27 Aug '11, 3am

World Cup champ Cannavaro tells TNP that Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique is world's best defender

World Cup champ Cannavaro tells TNP that Barcelona centre-back Gerard Pique is world's best defender

PHOTOS: Sarah Chow/TNP, Reuters TAKE it from the only defender to ever win the Fifa World Player of the Year award. In Fabio Cannavaro's opinion, Barcelona and Spain centre-back, Gerard Pique, is the best defender in the world at the moment. Speaking to The New Paper before a football clinic with the Courts Young Lions team at the Jalan Besar Stadium yesterday, Cannavaro said: "Pique is probably the best right now, or, at least, one of the best. He has improved his game a lot. He's good in the air, good with his feet and he reads the game very well."

Full article: http://www.tnp.sg/content/cannavaro-pique-worlds-best-def...

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