The match between Colombia and Argentina for the eighth round of Eliminatory in Barranquilla brings together the least of Italian football. Will face Luis Muriel, third gunner of the season, with Cristian Romero chosen as the most valuable defender in the championship. The two are partners in Atalanta.
The campaign ended with the third consecutive UEFA Champions League qualification, the podium in the table, in addition to the respect for his consistency with a short payroll. A natural reward for the power that Atalanta showed in the areas. It was the highest scoring team with 90 annotations and the third with the least defeated defense: it received 47.
The central Cristian Romero and the forward Luis Fernando Muriel are the owners of those areas in which the team dominated in this Italian soccer course. Companions and references of his squad, they know his soccer secrets. The 2022 World Cup Qualifier puts them face to face in the Metropolitan. A duel that calcium will enjoy proudly.
40 percent of the goals in the past A series they belong to him to the Colombian. Your registration left it third in the gunners table behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku. The best harvest of its 10 seasons in Italy.
In April he was recognized as the best player of the tournament. The organization highlighted its efficiency and resolution capacity.
“Among the main characteristics that allowed the Nerazzurri number 9 to excel over other great champions, the following data stand out: technical efficiency at 95.5% and physical efficiency at 95% with peaks of 98% in actions of very high acceleration and offensive aggression. at 96.5%: when he comes into possession of the ball, he already knows what to do and always knows the best way to reach the goal, “he explained.
At 23 years old and in his first year with Atalanta, the center-back played 31 games. The trade he showed was valued by Serie A who chose him as the best of the season. He had the highest number of balls recovered with 237 and in the air game he was impassable, as he won 122 duels.
The tournament described him as “unstoppable in one-on-one, quick to recover and smart when it comes to anticipating the opponent’s plays: an outstanding season! “
What’s more, made two goals in the tournament.
Romero will also be measured with Duván Zapata. The Colombian nine will do a job of physical exhaustion with him, to free up spaces for Muriel or the midfielders who reach the area.
Against Chile, the Argentine defender was correct in the advances. However, the visitor is hurt by shots that fall to the penalty spot. This is how Bolivia and the australes scored goals.