December 26

Sancho proves exactly why he deserves England call-up with stunning performance

first_imgHowever, he still managed to get five assists from the bench and was duly called up to Gareth Southgate’s senior Three Lions squad on Thursday.Blessed with electrifying pace and bags of skill, it remains to be seen if the youngster is given his international bow against Croatia or Spain in the upcoming UEFA Nations League fixtures. Sancho leaves an Augsburg defender on his backside 2 The on-loan Barcelona man had a simple tap in to equalise against Augsburg, all thanks to Sancho’s brilliant cross.Sancho has now provided more assists in Europe’s top five leagues and Champions League combined than any other English player in 2018.Lucien Favre has used the forward as an impact sub regularly this season so as to utilise his pace, power and confidence. Jadon Sancho rounded off a perfect week by providing his ninth assist of the season already in his first Bundesliga start for Borussia Dortmund.The 18-year-old, who left Manchester City last season for guaranteed football, made it six assists in just 189 minutes of league football when he crossed for Paco Alcacer. 2 Dortmund ran out 4-3 winners in a pulsating contest at Signal Iduna Park last_img read more