KUBO, UNSTOPPABLE AGAINST BARÇA
Take Kubo shone against 'his' Barça and made it clear why he is already a star
Takefusa Kubo was one of the most impressive players for Real Sociedad against FC Barcelona. He signed a new exhibition to enhance his team's attack, although this time it was not enough
"It is a footballer of world-wide size, with and without balloon. The Real is an equipazo and Imanol is a big trainer. Take Is an extraordinary footballer", said Xavi hernández after being questioned by the performance of the Japanese footballer, the one who was one of the big nightmares for the FC Barcelona in the Reale Sand. It signed an exceptional performance and was key for 'push' to his of face to the area of Marc-André ter Stegen.
Although had problems to arrive to the area with advantages, went the key that unblocked many of the occasions that the Real Sociedad generated. Once again, it gave clarity to the attack and served of ally to combine near of Ter Stegen. The Barça had big problems to remove him the balloon and did not finish dominating him along the party. It left a big performance in the Reale Sand, almost as 'always'.
Kubo, a challenge for the Barça
Without lugr to doubts, is being the season in which Takefusa Kubo is confirming the wood of crack that has. It is one of the leaders of the Real Sociedad and one of the players that more impact is having in this League. It mark, assist or no, it participates constantly in the game and gives clairvoyance to his. Every time that the balloon goes through his boots, is the feeling that something can happen. It is a constant danger and a very difficult player to brake.
The Barça has suffered it this Saturday. Although his only finish to goal was blocked by Ter Stegen, went one of which more participated in the game. In the ninety minutes that contested, signed three successful dribblings, of four tried, 72% of precision in his passes (21 of 29), won four duels and had a 'tackle'. Even without being his more brilliant night, was decisive for Imanol Bailiff and company... And it goes in promotion, without place to doubts.