Definition of centre back in English:

centre back

Line breaks: cen¦tre back

noun

Soccer
  • A defender who plays in the middle of the field: he plays at centre back
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    • His defending ability has been criticised but he is a solid centre back and is excellent on the ball.
    • But they need to learn quickly and they still need a new centre back.
    • He is a quality centre back whose pace is matched only by his reading of the game.

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