Giovani Lo Celso was in action for 71-minutes last night as Argentina played Paraguay in a 1-1 draw as part of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers in Buenos Aires. Our boy looked to be moving well and José Mourinho ought to be pleased with the 24-year-old’s progress.
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The assist came via a corner which sat up perfectly for Nicolas Gonzalez, whose finish was impeccable.
The dribbles twice Lo Celso cut and moved the ball away from the opposition to create space for himself and get away cracking passes.
The shot assists may seem tenuous to some, but the show how important a player Lo Celso is when it comes to creating chances for his ream mates.
All round, Giovani had a good game. A 94% passing accuracy, 63% of duels won and 11 recoveries of the ball, 6 of which were in the Paraguay half.