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Thiago Silva vs Ruben Dias EPL stats

The English Premier League is one of the toughest and demanding league. It is one of the most watched league, having many fans around the world because of it competitive nature. The EPL has slowly evolved over the years in various aspects, including the play style.

For a team to remain competitive in this tier competition, it requires a collaborative effort right from the management board to the players. As a strong house requires a solid foundation, a good team also need the strong defense from the back line. It is the backbone of very team and is usually where attacking is initiated. The EPL have good defenders playing in the league, but in this article wear going to focus on two of them, Thiago Silva and Ruben Dias.

The two defenders are among the best, and they are the key players for their Respective teams. Thiago Silva led Chelsea to champion league glory, while Ruben Dias was instrumental for City's league title.

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The EPL duo have played almost equal in statistics, Ruben Dias having played 10 more games than Silva. 

Thiago Silva has scored 5 goals, kept 17 clean sheets in 43 league appearances. Ruben Dias in the other hand has played 53 league games, scoring three goals and providing two assists while keeping 23 clean sheets.

Basing on defensive awareness, Silva has made 39 tackles and 61 interceptions, won 155 duels, blocked 7 shots and completed 3 clearances off-line. Elsewhere, Dias has made 47 tackles and 53 interceptions, blocked 6 shots, won 173 duels, and he has no offline clearance.

From the stats the EPL duo are having the best of their careers however the Chelsea skipper is getting older but wiser.

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