Rio Ferdinand has named Manchester United defender Chris Smalling as the most consistent defender in the Premier League.
Smalling has been United’s best player this season and he is being touted as the future captain of the club.
His form under Louis Van Gaal has flourished and he has been praised by former managers and players.
Smalling is a former teammate of Ferdinand, who believes he can become the best defender in the world.
— BT Sport Football (@btsportfootball) November 25, 2015