Rodrigo Bentancur’s ability to calmly find the back of the net, in the tensest moments is becoming a habit. The Uruguayan has now scored four times in the Premier League. We also need to include an assist, as well as 11-shot assists, but perhaps the most interesting number is the boys’ shot accuracy of 44.4%, which is identical to that of Harry Kane.
Antonio Conte’s tactical options have been sorely limited, and perhaps one solution has been under the Italian’s nose all along.
Looking at Rodrigo’s average position, for a player causing so much wonderful attacking mayhem, Tony may consider how better one of our numerous holding midfielders might have his opportunities enhanced.