5

Jan Vertonghen

Belgium

Position
Club
Age
Defender
Benfica
34
Caps
Goals
Rating
130
9
Group16QFSFF
7
5
6
6

A massive fan of cycling who counts the serial winner Greg Van Avermaet as one of his sporting heroes, Vertonghen was often found on the Zwift app during lockdown and even persuaded his best mate Eric Dier to join him when they were still together at Spurs – even if the England defender is not so keen on being a spectator. “I’ve always said to him that cycling myself, I could quite enjoy, just not watching other people,” said Dier...