Raphinha wouldn’t look misplaced taking part in for any of the most important Premier League golf equipment, in line with Trevor Sinclair.
The Leeds star, a £17million signing from Rennes final summer time, has scored 5 objectives and registered the identical quantity of assists in 20 Premier League matches this season.
And former Man City and England midfielder Sinclair insists Raphinha might star for Pep Guardiola’s facet, Liverpool or Manchester United sooner or later.
Forward of Leeds vs Aston Villa, reside on talkSPORT, Sinclair mentioned: “I’ve been so impressed by Raphinha.
“He’s been excellent in that ultimate third having the ability to create objectives and rating objectives.
“If you happen to put Raphinha in one of many prime sides, he wouldn’t look misplaced.
“I’m not saying Leeds aren’t a prime facet, they’re a newly promoted Premier League facet.
“However I feel for those who put him in a Manchester City or Manchester United or Liverpool facet, he wouldn’t look misplaced.
“He’s bought that a lot high quality on the ball.”
Raphinha’s newest spectacular show got here towards Southampton when he scored a long-range free-kick to seal a 3-Zero win on Tuesday.
Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa heaped reward on the Brazilian as his facet moved into the highest half of the Premier League desk.
He mentioned: “I sincerely suppose that I can add little or no to his sport.
“The very best factor you are able to do with gamers who’re so spontaneous is to allow them to be themselves.
“He’s a participant who unbalances [the opposition] by himself, he’s very formidable, very aggressive.”