Manchester City star Erling Haaland has praised his teammate Phil Foden . He said he will be going to have a season to remember.
While talking to Goal , the big man participated in a quiz where he was asked who do he think will have a big season?
While everyone thought of Gvardiol , new signing Doku, Haaland immediately told the name of Phil Foden.
What Erling Haaland Thinks About Foden ?
Phil Foden, considered by many as one of the great young stars in World football has got a huge opportunity due to Kevin De Bruyne’s long term injury. He was once called “Unreal” by Rio Ferdinand.
In 2023-24 season he finally gets the opportunity to play in his natural position. He usually likes to play deep in the midfield, dragging defenders towards him, creating free spaces for attackers.
Due to Kdb’s injury , the 23 year old Englishman gets the control central midfield and probably going to get his best season , playing for the Sky Blues.
Erling Haaland, a great friend and teammate of Foden highly praises Foden’s capability. In the recent interview he told “I think Phil. Phil Foden. If I take one. He’s looking really good and he is so good. He just needs to show everyone and if he can, we’ll see.”
The 2022-2023 Season: A Glimpse of What’s to Come
The previous season provided a glimpse of how crucial Phil Foden can be for Manchester City. He notched up impressive numbers, contributing with goals and assists in crucial moments.
Foden’s partnership with the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, and Ilkay Gundogan in City’s midfield proved to be a formidable force, propelling the team to yet another Premier League title.
He looked so promising in the last season. Pep Guardiola, the mastermind had praised this young lad many times. Even in an interview he told , he never see any young star like Phil. Though he managed Prime Barcelona, Bayern , some big names.
This just shows what Foden is capable of and everyone is expecting a huge season from the young Englishman.
What to Expect From Foden in the 2023-2024 Season:
Phil could have just achieve the best season till date for the Sky Blues. The performance he has started to put , the numbers he are consistently delivering has already proving his value.
In previous seasons Pep used to put him in wing or false 9 position. But in this season he gets the opportunity to play in the natural position. He is delivering numbers as well as those crucial points.
Foden is all set to silence his doubters. This could very well be the season where he cements his status as one of the finest young talents in world football. Manchester City fans have every reason to be excited, as the “Stockport Iniesta” is ready to dazzle the footballing world once again.
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