Bayer Leverkusen is an interesting phenomenon in Europe this season. In the Bundesliga, this team maintains an unbeaten record. Accordingly, they won 7 and drew 1 after 8 matches to climb to the top of the tournament table, above both Bayern Munich and Dortmund.
In the Europa League arena, the team under the guidance of coach Xabi Alonso is also flying high. They have won all 3 matches since the beginning of the season. Most recently, Leverkusen destroyed Qarabag with a score of 5-1.
There, Florian Wirtz was the hero contributed 3 assists and scored 1 goal. In total, according to statistics from Fabrizio Romano, Wirtz has 4 goals and 7 assists since the beginning of the season.
Romano commented: “Wirtz is playing in great form again under Xabi Alonso after suffering a ligament injury a year ago. A top player, top talent.“
In order to find a replacement for Kevin De Bruyne due to injury, the media reported that Man City is considering recruiting Wirtz to Etihad Stadium.
Wirtz is an indispensable link in coach Xabi Alonso’s optimal squad at Leverkusen. Wirtz showed excellent technical qualities and a refined tactical vision. That is why he is in the sights of Man City.
Tieu Lam | 05:43 October 27, 2023