While goal-scorers get the headlines and midfield wizards receive the praise of pundits, it is football's enforcers who do the dirty work to ensure victory for their teams. These men will go to great lengths to achieve just that, making them a nightmare to play against, but a dream to have on your side.
Here is a top 10 of Europe's enforcers, football's toughest players across the big leagues.
10. Giorgio Chiellini
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