Real societyTOPortu had seven goals and eight assists in this League and was on the way to improve those figures
Portu has seen how the state of health alert by the COVID-19 stopped the spectacular League that was being carried out, with seven goals and eight assists to his credit to date, numbers that put him within reach of reaching double figures throughout the championship, as if he were an NBA star. The Murcian attacker has justified the 10 million that the txuriurdin club paid for him last summer.
Portu arrived in San Sebastin as one of the most exciting signingsfor the new Royal project and it didn’t take long to show that it was. After missing the opening day in Mestalla due to a small injury, the following was already decisive, giving Martin Odegaard assistance for the 0-1 in Mallorca.
The new ‘7’ txuriurdinHe came off the bench in the first two games in which Imanol Alguacil had him, buthe immediately made a hole in the starting lineupAnd, with his work in defensive tasks and his contribution in offensives, he began to show on the green everything he could do to benefit Real.
For yourgave an assist in victory 1-3 on the visit to Espanyol and, after missing a penalty against Deportivo Alavs, to makehis first goal, He did it on the seventh day, although with a final defeat at Pizjun 3-2. After that, he has scored another six: one to Betis, a winning double in Granada, another to Osasuna, another to Mallorca and the last to Athletic.
In addition to that scoring production,the realistic attacker has managed to be the second maximum assistant of the championship, only behind Leo Messi himself. That first decisive pass in Mallorca has been joined later by seven others: against Espanyol, Getafe, Eibar, Villarreal, two against Mallorca and the most recent in the last game played, in Eibar.
Those eight assists and seven goals have him as one of the most productive offensive players in the League and in his head it was certain that he would continue to do so in the remaining 11 games, withthat goal of reaching double digits, numbers that would be spectacularfor his first campaign as txuriurdin.