Youri Tielemans was once again show his real quality after hit ground during ongoing UEFA Nations League by netted a spectacular long-range effort in Saturday’s Belgium 1-1 draw against Wales.
The 25-year-old who has been strongly linked with a move to Emirates in recent months, showcased series of impressive display in middle of park for Belgium last night.
The Foxes star was tasked with conducting play from deep in the midfield, and he did exactly what was asked of him.
On multiple occasions, the Leicester playmaker lobbed in a stunning 50-yard pass to initiate Belgium’s threatening breaks.
While the finish for his goal was simply sumptuous, it was the way he moved the ball that kept things ticking along, complementing Kevin De Bruyne’s dynamic movement.
And while he would have preferred to dictate the tempo of the match from the middle of the park late in the game, even off the ball, he produced two tackles that made him a standout performer.
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His performances last night show his real quality in middle of park, and it is something Mikel Arteta’s side lack in midfield, with resulting keen on bring him to Emirates this summer.
The Gunners have already held productive talk with his representative and they expected to launch a region of £25m bid for Leicester concerning the deal next week.