Unai Simón, guardameta of Spain


Unai Simón, goalkeeper title of Spain with the 'Method Ter Stegen'

Published:6/06/2021 - 22:48h

Updated:6/06/2021 - 22:48h

"I demand to the goalkeepers that believe superiorities in the game", explained Unai Simón on the exit with the feet that serve of creation of played of attack

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Luis Enrique finally seems to have closed the debate in the goal with his bet by Unai Simón. Except that suceda a sudden change of plans, the guardameta of the Athletic of Bilbao is the designated to contest like titling the Eurocopa 2021. Unai has crossed by some irregularity so much in his team as in the Red, but the trainer understands that has some very marked virtues to be his goalkeeper.

In the friendly in front of Portugal, Simón surprised with some actions of a lot of risk with the feet. It did not treat of own giddinesses. Has consigns it to have the patience and vision to connect with the better mate positioned and start the game from backwards surpassing even rival in the pressure.

Luis Enrique was clear in the back press conference to the crash: "I Demand to the goalkeepers that believe superiorities in the game". That is to say, that his passes work for the creation of played. Said virtue is very stressed in the German school of current goalkeepers, as it is the case resaltante of Manuel Neuer and Marc-André Ter Stegen, main exponents.

Unai Simón is habituado to a type of game very distinct in the Athletic. The exit of the balloon does not have the same transcendence that in the selection, and neither has had a training with this so stressed style. The own footballer even confessed in more than an occasion that grew with Iker Boxes and Gianluigi Buffon like referents.

The discipline like fortress

Applying to the maximum in the selection to fulfil with consign them of his trainer, Unai has given samples of improvements by his discipline, and already accumulates seven parties like international that have served him of experience and adaptation to the game of the Asturian. The one of the Athletic is the fourth goalkeeper employed by Luis Enrique after before it used to Of Gea, Kepa and Pau López. "Has a lot of personality", ensured Luis Enrique like virtue of his new put.

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