Manchester City fans drool over Joao Cancelo skill
Some Manchester City fans were drooling over a piece of skill from Joao Cancelo as Portugal beat Azerbaijan 3-0.
After chasing the ball to the touchline, the right-back nutmegged not one, but two players.
He and his teammates were on top form as they swept past their opponents with ease.
City teammate, Bernardo Silva opened the scoring thanks to an assist from Bruno Fernandez. Andre Silva doubled the lead just prior to half-time before Cancelo assisted Diogo Jota for the final goal.
Cancelo has been in fine form at the start of this season, featuring in all three games for the Citizens.
Cancelo is an important part of Manchester City defence
It is very rare you get an all-around defender who is as strong at the back as he is going forward.
However, Cancelo is exactly that as he has shown during his time at the Etihad Stadium.
Out of all the players Pep Guardiola has to choose from, the Portuguese ace has the best attributes.
He has lots of pace to be able to deal with any tricky winger in a one-on-one scenario. And he has the quality in his right foot to deliver a wicked cross into the box.
When you think of how City acquired him, via a swap deal for Danilo, the Citizens have won a bargain.
Here is how some City fans reacted to his latest performance…
Filthy from Cancelo 🔥 https://t.co/P5bjDw15xp— Darren (@dazdudeous) September 7, 2021
Dayummm! 👀 https://t.co/IllqwnFf6w— Imran H. Fahad (@imranhfahad) September 7, 2021
Unbelievably talented footballer, such a joy to watch https://t.co/eQnI8VgDMb— @FatherRuben2 (@FatherRuben2) September 7, 2021
Trent can’t do this. He’s a typical raw English player like Neville https://t.co/Rqbi7IK5ep— pep_jnr11 🏆🏆🏆🏆 (@pepmahrez) September 7, 2021
Pure filth https://t.co/oaDe32s43F— Zac 💙🏴 (@Zacs61) September 7, 2021
That's really too much sauce man. Sheesh 🔥 https://t.co/BVyIVFCDDJ— ★☆☆☆☆ (@Dead_Insyd) September 7, 2021
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