# You asked: What position is number 6 in football?

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## What is a number 6 in football?

A defensive midfielder is traditionally the #6 in soccer and has the position just in front of the defensive line. Teams usually play with one or two defensive midfielders (which is called a “double six”). The #6 can be positioned as a “holding midfielder” to cover the opposition’s attacking midfielder.

## Who is the best number 6 in football?

Undoubtedly one of the best players in the world to ever wear the number 6 jersey was Brazilian Roberto Carlos. Carlos played professionally between 1991 and 2012 having the best years of his career while playing for Real Madrid where he won the UEFA Champions League 3 times and the Spanish La Liga title 4 times.

## Where is the weakest soccer player?

Many times, the “worst” player is put in an outside wing or wide forward position. However, assess the specific situation when choosing a position. Youth coaches often have to deal with multiple weak players. In that case, it’s best to have your strongest players in the center of the pitch.

## What is a false 9 in football?

A false nine is a centre-forward who repeatedly moves towards the ball in deeper positions from a high starting position, often dropping to receive centrally. The main intention is to get on the ball away from the opposition centre-backs – and, in doing so, to draw players out of position and disrupt the defence.

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## What football number should I wear?

For example, in football, the number range available is based on the positions. Numbers 1-19 are for quarterbacks, punters, and place kickers whereas defensive backs fall in the range of numbers 20-49. Center position is for 50-79 and offensive guards and tackles wear 60-79.

## Why is the number 10 special?

Pythagoras (the guy who thousands of children curse every day in maths lessons) and his followers thought that 10 the most sacred number of all, because 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 = 10. The numbers represent the following: (1) existence, (2) creation, (3) life and (4) the elements earth, air, fire and water.