The Dutch footballer, Memphis Depay has been brilliant in his performance by playing both for his nation, and his present club, FC Barcelona. The 2021 year have been fully fantastic for the striker till now. The forward is showing his excellent class and has performed several goals along with assists. Barcelona FC signed the Dutch footballer this year, in the summer transfers, and the 27-year-old has proved himself by his level best.
The performance of Memphis Depay
The in a present football calendar year, Memphis Depay has played 38 matches. In these 38 appearances, he has marked his name in 42 goals, with 28 being scored by himself, and 14 assists. Even apart from club football, he has been great for his country as well. He scored a hat-trick against Turkey in the World-Cup qualifiers. That moment has been one of the greatest for him in his current form reign.
Memphis Depay at present has achieved the position of being the eighth highest goal scorer on 33 strikes. Along with that, his incredible performance at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Tuesday gave Netherlands a massive boost in the race of qualifying for the 2023 FIFA World Cup.
Barcelona getting Benefits
Barcelona who was going through a bad condition, financially, and also losing Lionel Messi, and Sergio Aguero being missed out due to an injury, are now hoping for a better condition. The performance of Memphis Depay at Lyon in the initial half of the year helped him earn to move to Los Blancos. Where he also performed efficiently. He scored twice in his first three La Liga Santander games.
The footballer is indeed experiencing like a Catalonia under the guidance of Ronald Koeman. With the departure of Antoine Griezmann, Barcelona was indeed in thoughts that who could replace the needs of Messi and Griezmann, and it seems like Depay is doing his job well.