In a weekend, when Tata Martino suffered his first loss in La Liga, Roma continued their draw streak with Milan returning to winning ways; halftimeng.com honours the top performers from the weekend.
Week in Week out; Marc Andre Ter Stegen continues to show class between the sticks, little wonder Barcelona are said to be sniffing around him; Valencia have had a tough start to the La Liga season, but Antonio Barragan has been quite solid at right back for Los Che and displayed same this weekend against Osasuna. Wolfsburg may have dropped points against Hamburg; Ricardo Rodriguez put up a master class at left back at the Volkswagen arena; Sokratis has proved to be an able deputy to the likes of Matt Hummels and Subotic with his solid performances in the heart of the Dortmund defense; he is joined by the always impressive Moustapha Bayal Sall of Saint Etienne .
The new San Manes is gradually looking like a fortess already as Athletico Bilbao came away with a solid team performance with victory over Champions Barcelona with Markel Susaeta standing out; Bojan Valero was also instrumental in Fiorentina’s victory over Hellas Verona in a 7 goal thriller scoring a brace; Gonzalo Castro concludes our midfield trio.
Our attacking trio includes Bayern’s relentless Arjen Robben, Gareth Bale of Ronaldoless of Real Madrid with a hat trick performance and Jonas concludes our team with an excellent performance for Valencia
Manager of the week : Ernesto Valverde, great team performance from his team against Barcelona; looking to continue the great work started by Marcelo Biesla