Our current squad possess arguably the most talented pool of defenders we have seen at Newcastle United in recent years. Both Fabian Schar and Florian Lejeune were bought to Tyneside during the stewardship of Rafa Benitez, but which defender is your preferred player?
Welcome to a brand new NUFC Hotspot series, ‘Player Preference’! Throughout this series, we will be taking a look at similar NUFC players, being either current, or past, and comparing them to find our preferred option. We thought the best way to kick off the series would be to look at our current, and previous Newcastle United captain.