Best soccer cleats for defenders 2024: The latest ranges designed for defensive-minded players from Nike, Adidas, Mizuno and Lotto

Best football boots for defenders
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Whether you're a seasoned veteran, no-nonsense enforcer or ball-playing defensemen, you'll want to find the best soccer cleats for defender.  

Having the right cleats can make a huge difference to a player's game, with certain ranges specifically designed to assist defenders, midfielders and attackers. I've been dedicating myself to categorising designs to make cleat shopping easier for you. If you're simply looking for the best soccer cleats out right now, be sure to check out our other reviews.

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Lolade Jinadu

A football boot and shirt enthusiast who collects all kinds of kit and equipment, Lolade Jinadu is a social media influencer with over 40,000 fans on Instagram. Lolade boasts all kinds of boots in his extensive collection, from retro classics to brand-new releases and has an extensive knowledge of some of the biggest and best brands in the beautiful game, thanks to his years of sampling high-end products. Lolade reviews boots for FourFourTwo.

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