Euro 2020 has solely simply begu however Patrik Schick’s beautiful strike in opposition to Scotland will certainly be the aim of the match.
The Czech Republic star, extremely, beat David Marshall from the midway line because the Scots suffered a 2-Zero defeat on Monday, and he headed within the opener too.
On his beautiful aim, Schick informed talkSPORT: “Within the first half I used to be checking the goalkeeper and the place he was standing. I already knew he was standing actually excessive so when the ball got here I simply did a fast examine with my eyes, I noticed he was standing excessive so I attempted and the ball went completely.
“I wasn’t shocked as a result of I wished to try this. I used to be simply very completely happy the ball went completely.
“It’s solely the primary sport and I anticipate extra lovely targets so we’ll see [if it’s goal of the tournament].”
The way in which Schick explains it makes it sound so easy however as you’ll be able to see from the clip beneath it’s something however.
It’s possible you’ll not have heard of Schick earlier than his exploits in opposition to Scotland however he’s actually extremely rated and has even been in comparison with Arsenal and Netherlands icon Dennis Bergkamp.
“You’re most likely sitting there considering it’s heresy evaluating a present footballer in the identical sentence as Dennis Bergkamp however don’t pin it on me, individuals have been doing it in Italy for years,” European soccer knowledgeable Andy Brassell informed talkSPORT.
Brassell provides that these comparisons have been happening ever since he broke by at Sampdoria on the age of 20 in 2016.
He obtained a transfer to Roma a yr later, the Serie A membership forking out a club-record £37.8million for his companies.
Issues didn’t work for Schick within the Italian capital however he rebuilt his profession with a mortgage spell at RB Leipzig and is now enjoying for Bayer Leverkusen.
Shick and the Czech Republic will play England on June 22 and Brassell believes Gareth Southgate’s males should be cautious of the participant.
He added: “Schick is a particular expertise who it’s a must to construct your group round. He’s revived his profession in Germany – he had an excellent 2019/20 season with Leipzig. They couldn’t signal him completely so he went to Leverkusen.
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“What’s good about Schick is that he’s large and powerful sufficient to be that concentrate on man however he’s additionally obtained that lightness of contact to create for others and rating targets.”
“The Czechs may not have nearly all of the sport in opposition to England, regardless of that wonderful core of Slavia Prague gamers who made the Europa League quarter-finals, Schick is the person who could make the magic occur with little or no of the ball.”
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