My Top 5’s – Connor O’Toole

Looking to learn a little more about new Sky Blue Connor O’Toole, we asked him to list his Top 5 current defenders.

Take a look at the stars that O’Toole looks up to and idolises. 

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Dani Alves

“His list of 43 trophies speaks for itself. I think he is one of the best fullbacks of all time and his combination play with Messi in his Barca days was mesmerising.”

Dani Alves celebrates his Olympic Gold Medal with Brazil.

Virgil van Dijk

“Completely transformed Liverpool into contenders, his physical and defensive assets along with his prowess on the ball makes him a complete defender.”

van Djik takes on Chelsea star Romelu Lukaku.

Giorgio Chiellini

“One of those defenders that is always in the right position and seems a step ahead of his opposition. His game smarts are unmatched.”

Chiellini celebrates Italy’s Euro 2020 triumph.

Achraf Hakimi

“Has bags of pace, is a constant goal threat from a wing back position.”

Hakimi is a star for French side PSG.

Alphonso Davies

“Much like Hakimi he’s defensively strong and recovers well, played a massive part in Bayern’s treble year.”

Davies in action for Bayern Munich.