'Better than Haaland': Some Manchester City fans laud 'serious baller' after winning end-of-season award
The teenage striker was instrumental in City winning the U-23 league last season. Delap scored 24 goals and assister another five in a sensational year for the youngster.
The striker made his first-team debut for City last season, as well. The attacker made three appearances for Pep Guardiola’s side, scoring in his debut in the EFL Cup against AFC Bournemouth.
A season to remember for Liam Delap
Delap is one of City’s most exciting youth prospects. And next season could see the teenager play more first-team minutes after dominating Premier League 2.
Although his future is uncertain, City fans on social media were buzzing for Delap. Indeed, the teenager is highly rated amongst supporters, and they are keen to see the youngster have a chance in the first-team for the 2021/22 season.
Here’s what some City fans had to say on Twitter about Delap winning the Premier League 2 Player of the Season award.
You are better than Haaland g— Sergio (@bakohyusron_) June 8, 2021
Congratulations King! 🐐🐐🐐🐐— Philip W, Foden 🏴 (@goodkidMCFCity_) June 8, 2021
Serious baller— Aaron (@Aaron180421) June 8, 2021
Best player in PL2 💜— DEبروين (@Bruyne__17) June 8, 2021
Winning PFA YPOTY next season— lee🇰🇷 (@CTIDlee) June 8, 2021
LETS GOOO!!! TOP GOAL SCORER IN THE PREM NEXT SEASON💙— CityZen (@CityZen77926437) June 8, 2021
Furthermore, with Sergio Aguero now a FC Barcelona player, Delap see himself in the first-team next season with the clubs’s all-time leading goalscorer now gone from the club.
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