Best shortlist of bargain Defenders in FM23. These are cheap bargain Defenders as well as free transfer Defenders perfect if you're on a budget in Football Manager 2023.

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Looking for bargain Defenders in FM23? Look no further this shortlist will give you a list of all the cheapest Defenders in Football Manager 2023. It also includes unattached free agent Defenders that you can buy on a free transfer in FM2023.

Name Age Position Wage Value Cost Expires Rating Potential
Nicolás Otamendi 34 D C £33k £5m £10m 30-06-2023
Pepe 39 D C £50k £3m £6m 30-06-2023
Nacho 32 D RLC £133k £17m £16m 30-06-2023
Raúl Albiol 36 D C £41k £3m £7m 30-06-2023
Juan Cuadrado 34 D/WB/AM R £154k £4m £4m 30-06-2023
Dani Carvajal 30 D/WB R £154k £15m £14m 30-06-2025
Stefan de Vrij 30 D C £117k £11m £11m 30-06-2023
Jonny Evans 34 D C £100k £4m £5m 30-06-2023
Javi Galán 27 D/WB L £25k £11m £14m 30-06-2026
Francesco Acerbi 34 D C £55k £3m £6m 30-06-2025
Daley Blind 32 D LC, DM £41k £7m £7m 30-06-2023
Marcos Alonso 31 D/WB/M L £100k £10m £9m 30-06-2024
César Azpilicueta 32 D RLC £150k £13m £12m 30-06-2024
José Luis Palomino 32 D C £25k £6m £6m 30-06-2023
Clément Lenglet 27 D C £95k £14m £13m 30-06-2026
Angeliño 25 D/WB/M L £50k £13m £13m 30-06-2025
Lucas Veríssimo 27 D C £30k £13m £12m 30-06-2025
Iván Marcano 35 D LC £33k £1m £1m 30-06-2023
Nordi Mukiele 24 D RC £50k £13m £16m 30-06-2027
Daniel Alves 39 D/WB R, M RC £933k £1m
Berat Djimsiti 29 D C £25k £8m £8m 30-06-2026
Ridle Baku 24 D/WB R, AM RC £33k £13m £18m 30-06-2025
Willi Orbán 29 D C £58k £16m £16m 30-06-2025
Juan Bernat 29 D/WB/AM L £139k £11m £5m 30-06-2025
Matteo Darmian 32 D RLC, M RL £42k £9m £8m 30-06-2024
Jonas Hector 32 D/WB L, DM £50k £6m £6m 30-06-2023
Robin Knoche 30 D C £20k £9m £10m 30-06-2024
Álvaro Odriozola 26 D/WB R £106k £9m £8m 30-06-2024
Hugo Mallo 31 D RC £43k £9m £11m 30-06-2023
César Montes 25 D C £19k £12m £14m 30-06-2028
Cristiano Biraghi 29 D/WB/M L £37k £10m £10m 30-06-2024
Héctor Bellerín 27 D/WB R £23k £7m £7m 31-01-2023
Alexander Bah 24 D/WB/AM R £17k £16m £20m 30-06-2027
Matheus Reis 27 D LC £13k £15m £15m 30-06-2025
Alex Sandro 31 D/WB/M L £200k £9m £8m 30-06-2023
Philipp Max 28 D/WB/AM L £20k £2m £2m 30-06-2024
Mario Hermoso 27 D LC £142k £11m £10m 30-06-2024
Mouctar Diakhaby 25 D C £13k £9m £16m 30-06-2023
Rick Karsdorp 27 D/WB R £65k £19m £17m 30-06-2025
Rodrigo Becão 26 D C £13k £7m £8m 30-06-2024
Igor 24 D LC £15k £9m £12m 30-06-2024

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