Diego Godín is an intelligent centerback who has been at the heart of Atletico Madrid's stingy defense since 2010. He started five games in the 2010 World Cup.
URUGUAYAN NATIONAL TEAM
Godin has registered over 75 caps with Uruguay since making his international debut in 2005. He has been part of the starting lineup since 2007.
After playing for Cerro and Nacional in Uruguay, Godin joined Villareal in Spain in 2007. After three seasons he left for Atleti where he captured the 2013-14 La Liga title. He scored the equalizing goal against Barcelona in the season finale.