Manchester United have reached the quarter-finals of the Europa League. They defeated Spanish team Real Betis with a score of 1-0 in the second leg at Benito Villamarin Stadium.
Manchester United’s only goal scorer is Marcus Rashford. The England international had a superb strike to crush all hopes of Betis.
While the Englishman was praised for the crucial goal, one unsung hero in this match was Lisandro Martinez.
Martinez started at the heart of the Reds defence, where he partnered Harry Maguire. And despite not having a familiar partner in defense, the 2022 World Cup champion still has a quality performance.
Martinez completes 100% tackles During his time on the field, before making way for Victor Lindelof after 75 minutes. He achieved a pass accuracy rate of up to 93% and touched the ball 50 times.
Out of 4 long passes to teammates, the 25-year-old has succeeded 3 times. Martinez also made three important interceptions, succeeding in two duels and saving a shot.
Obviously Martinez is really important to the Red Devils.
Xiao Lam | 06:00 17/03/2023