Manchester City is not going through a good moment. Los citizen they lost their third consecutive game away from home and they fell by the minimum before the Tottenham. A defeat that has sparked a debate about the team’s performance. Not only that because, beyond the collective aspect, Jamie Carragher He has focused his reflection on a player: Erling Haaland.
Los striker numbers norwegian are spectacular. He has marked 31 goals in 28 games in all competitions. It comes out at an average of more than a little by encounter. Of those 31, 25 have been in the Premier League.
loss of speed
Despite Haaland’s extraordinary performance, Carragher argues that Manchester City, as a team, has lowered its benefits this season after the arrival of the striker. “I know that doesn’t happen that often with the way City play. He comes from a league, that of Borussia Dortmund, in which counterattack is played, from end to end, and that devilish speed was seen. Here it is not seen. I may have chosen the wrong club to get the best out of him.”assured in Sky Sports.
He comes from a league, that of Borussia Dortmund, in which they play on the counterattack, from end to end, and that devilish speed was seen. here it is not seen
“Now we don’t see everything from Haaland and Manchester City, not by Haalandit can be said that it is a different team, but it has scored exactly the same number of goals”, he continued.
More goals against
“He has scored 25 goals in the Premier League. Manchester City as a team have scored the same number of goals, but they have conceded more and it is much easier to counterattack”, explains the ex of Liverpool.
They are a different team and an inferior team with Haaland, but again not his fault.
“I think that this season, when he has scored his goals, we have only seen 60% of Haaland”, he comments and continues in Sky Sports: “They are a different team and an inferior team with Haaland in the team, but again it is not his fault. City, as a team, will not play end-to-end football, it is not Guardiola’s style. Their players don’t have the energy or the power or the pace to play end to end.”
We are not seeing everything this player can do because of the team he has gone to
“Haaland will continue scoring goals. But we are not seeing everything that this player can do because of the team he has gone to, “he ends.