Fabio Cannavaro was the last defender to win the Ballon d'Or in 2006 and Jose Fonte thinks Virgil van Dijk would be a worthy recipient.
A 53rd career hat-trick to move on to 88 international goals was just another day's work for Cristiano Ronaldo, says Jose Fonte.
Euro 2016 champion Jose Fonte is set to make his first foray into French football with Lille.
Virgil van Dijk's appointment as Southampton captain was not motivated by a desire to keep the Dutchman at St Mary's, Claude Puel claims.
After handing in a transfer request at Southampton, Portugal international Jose Fonte has completed a move to West Ham.
Southampton captain Jose Fonte handing in a transfer request led to a difficult situation for the club, manager Claude Puel has conceded.
Dimitri Payet could still stay at West Ham if Slaven Bilic has his way, while there is no deal for Southampton defender Jose Fonte as yet.
Jay Rodriguez believes Southampton can still flourish in the absence of Jose Fonte, who wants to leave the Premier League outfit.
Claude Puel has concerns about Jose Fonte's concentration so has opted to leave him out for Southampton's EFL Cup clash with Liverpool.
Claude Puel dismissed suggestions Jose Fonte is being intentionally held back from playing in Southampton's Europa League campaign.