On Sunday the Serie A curtain was lowered, the last of Europe’s major leagues to end after the restart after the coronavirus break. The leagues returned at a galloping pace, to meet the schedule. In a panorama of closed stadiums and social distance, Chilean soccer players resumed work on the field with balances of all tenors.
After confinement, Alexis Sánchez’s outlook changed radically. His increase in performance allowed a boost in his career and that Inter Milan was convinced to sign him permanently. Indeed, the agreement between the Italian club and Manchester United for the definitive transfer is about to be sealed. As confirmed by his environment, Sánchez stays in Milan and will sign a three-year contract, with an annual salary of around seven million euros (US $ 8.5 million), including bonds. It is a substantial drop in his emoluments (he earned US $ 23.5 million), in the middle of a negotiation that, close to Tocopillano, describes as a real puzzle.
The other thing to consider is that the club nerazzurri You may not have to pay for the letter because your contract with United, which lasted until June 2022, will be terminated. That is still disputed.
Thus, one of Antonio Conte’s longings for the coming season and the remainder of the current one is fulfilled, considering that he will now face the Europa League. Tomorrow collides with Getafe, in Gelsenkirchen, in a single round of 16 match. And with a lit internal in the club, for the harsh public criticism made by the DT against the board of directors, which leaves its continuity in a big question mark.
Sánchez’s gay accounts are explained because It is the national with the highest number of games played after the restart. He played 14, of which he started eight. Its performance was upward. Of the nationals who resumed the activity, Sánchez draws the most flattering evaluation (see table).
Not only is he the one who played the most matches, but also the one who scored the most goals. He scored three times (Brescia, SPAL and Genoa), just like Erick Pulgar. Where he distances himself from the rest is in assists. He made seven. This allowed him to sneak into the league’s biggest assistants, with eight in all. He was followed by Luis Alberto, from Lazio (15), Papu Gómez, from Atalanta (14), and Lorenzo Pellegrini, from Roma (9).
Also in the Football, Thumb lowered the blind greatly, with a goal and an assist in Fiorentina’s victory over SPAL. In his first season in the viola cast, he met expectations. Post COVID played 12 games, with three goals and three assists. His three annotations were through his favorite file: criminal. In total he scored seven in the campaign, all from the 12 steps.
There are three players who broke the 800 minute barrier. Two play in Italy: Thumb (861) and Medel (817). The rest is Aránguiz, who leads the item with 866. The season is not over yet for the Latin bridge because this Thursday he plays for the Europa League, on the second leg against Rangers.
Other players who approved of the return of soccer are Arturo Vidal and Junior Fernandes. The King became a fundamental piece for Quique Setién. In the case of the striker, he was the starting left pointer for Alanyaspor, a club that made a historic campaign: fifth in the league, runner-up in the Turkish Cup and classified to the Europa League.
The only one who did not add minutes was Mauricio Isla, who resigned early with Fenerbahçe and today defines his future. Different case is that of Guillermo Maripán. The Monaco defender was left without playing because the French authorities decided the premature end of Ligue 1. He is conducting the preseason with his new coach, Niko Kovac ..