Thiago Alcantara, best player of the week in the Champions League

Thiago Alcantara, best player of the week in the Champions League

the spanish international Thiago Alcantara has been chosen as the best player of the week of the Champions Leaguein which the French Karim Benzemastriker of Real Madridis the only player not belonging to Liverpool or Manchester City to be present in the ideal eleven of the site of the uefa.

Thiago shone in a brilliant performance in Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Villarreal. He was the conductor of the ensemble conducted by the German Jurgen Kloppwhich earned him the election as the best of the first leg of the semi-final.

The former Barcelona player is the first Liverpool player to receive this recognition this season. In recent weeks, Madridistas Benzema (twice) and Luka Modric and the Argentinian Gero Rulli, goalkeeper of Villarreal, have been chosen.

The Spain international is also among the eleven that includes team-mates and players from Manchester City, who defeated Real Madrid 4-3 with a brace from Benzema, the only one to break through this ‘dictator’ of the Premier teams.

Eleven consists of Allison Becker, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Ibrahima Konate, Virgil van Dijk, Andrew Robertson, Sadio Mane, Thiago Alcantara (Liverpool), Kevin de Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Phil Foden (Manchester City) and Benzema.

Source: El heraldo