4. Alex Sandro
Sandro was a bench warmer for Juventus at the start of 2017 and at the latter end of 2017 he established himself as a starter, but before that the Brazilian had marked himself out as one of the best left-backs around.
Quick, athletic and technically sound, the ex-Porto man is the archetypal modern full-back. Sandro was heavily linked with a move to Chelsea last summer and could depart Juventus at the end of this season, when the queue is likely to be long for a player who was anointed Roberto Carlos’s successor by none other than the man himself.
But now the Brazilian has established himself as Juventus first choice left back despite Juventus links with Real Madrid and Brazilian compatriot left back Marcelo