Newcastle United striker Elias Sorensen praised Phil Foden on Twitter throughout the Manchester Metropolis teen’s efficiency in opposition to Liverpool on Thursday night.
Sorensen – who’s 20 years of age and joined Newcastle in 2016, however has but to determine himself within the Magpies’ first staff – was impressed with Foden whereas watching the midfielder in motion for Metropolis of their 4-Zero win in opposition to Liverpool on the Etihad Stadium.
The 20-year-old was the star of the present for Pep Guardiola’s facet, because the England Underneath-21 worldwide scored a aim, created probabilities and was a continuing downside for the Reds’ defence.
In keeping with WhoScored, in opposition to Jurgen Klopp’s facet on Thursday night, Foden took 4 pictures of which three have been on the right track and one led to aim, performed two key passes, had a cross accuracy of 83.3%, gained two headers, took 44 touches, tried one dribble, made one deal with, and put in two crosses.
To this point this season, the midfielder has made 5 begins and 12 substitute appearances within the Premier League for the Residents, scoring 4 targets and offering two assists within the course of, in response to WhoScored.
Foden has additionally made two begins and two substitute appearances within the Champions League for Metropolis this marketing campaign, scoring two targets and offering two assists within the course of, in response to WhoScored.
Phil Foden is gonna have some profession 👏🏼⚽️
— Elias Fritjof Sørensen (@EliasFritjof) July 2, 2020