Gennaro Gattuso have a life insurance in midfield with Andre Almeida. The Portuguese midfielder, the only signing of the course for which Valencia paid money for his transfer, it has not taken too long to make it difficult for the coach. Last Saturday took advantage of the opportunity it gave him the italian by Yunus’s injury. He responded with a goal and a huge passing success rate.
And it is that the Portuguese He has only missed three passes so far in the league, an enlightening fact about the good handling of the ball of the Portuguese, something fundamental in the combinative game that Gattuso wants to instill in Valencia. Against Celtic he played the 90 minutes and Almeida scratched perfection. Of 30 attempted passes, he completed 28, a 93.3% success rate. Also, nine of them were in the last third of the field, the area where you risk the most. Almeida arrived in the last days of the market. For this reason, against Getafe and Rayo he was a substitute.
in Vallecas He played only 13 minutes. But he gave her time to give seven passes, 100% success. Of those seven, five were in the final third. Also, against Getafein his debut, he played 20 minutes. He made 12 passes and only missed one (91.8% success rate). Half of them were in the last third. A whole life insurance in the center of the field for Gattuso. In the global, he has a 93.8% correct. Of 49 passes, they have successfully finished 46.