Tottenham summer season signing Cristian Romero has been applauded for giving the membership what they have been “crying out” for and backed to deliver the most effective out in a single teammate.
Strengthening in defence was a precedence difficulty for Tottenham in the summertime. To deal with it, they spent a hefty sum to sign Romero from Atalanta. He has seven appearances throughout all competitions to his identify to date since making the transfer.
The final of these was in a 2-1 win over Aston Villa within the Premier League on the weekend. It was the primary time he has accomplished 90 minutes within the competitors and he took his probability to impress.
Now seemingly up to the mark, Romero will change into Tottenham’s foremost man on the again for varied causes.
He has now received praise from a former Spurs participant, who seen his skill on the ball and the way it will make a significant distinction to at least one man particularly.
“Romero was sensible on the weekend,” Paul Robinson informed Soccer Insider.
“Spurs have been crying out for a world-class centre-half for a very long time now and he’s one. [Davinson] Sanchez and [Eric] Dier began the season nicely however they don’t seem to be a pairing that may get in some other high eight Premier League aspect.
“Romero has seemed a category above when he’s performed. His vary of passing is phenomenal.
“Groups play a excessive press now and attempt to win the ball excessive up the sector. With Romero’s vary of passing and Tottenham’s tempo within the closing third, Tottenham can play evade that press with one ball.
“Son [Heung-min] goes to profit from that persistently as a result of he makes nice runs. That type of move will result in a whole lot of objectives as soon as the 2 of them develop an understanding.”
Son is already Tottenham’s main goalscorer this season with three. Ought to he join extra with Romero, regardless of them taking part in at reverse ends of the pitch, he may nicely take pleasure in one other prolific marketing campaign.
Final time period was his finest for Spurs when it comes to goalscoring as he discovered the again of the web 22 occasions. It was the third time in his profession he has handed the 20-goal barrier.
Romero may assist him goal for related territory once more, though the Argentine’s foremost precedence will stay retaining objectives out on the different finish.
Within the video games he has began to date, they’ve solely stored one clear sheet. However after successful the award for Serie A’s finest defender final season, he ought to assist them handle these considerations too in time.
One Tottenham man on downward spiral
Whereas large issues are predicted for Romero this season, plus the advantages he may present for different teammates, not all in Nuno Espirito Santo’s squad are on an upwards trajectory.
Just a few gamers have suffered from a lack of kind in current weeks amid Tottenham’s combined outcomes.
For a type of, the struggles have backdated some time additional. Dele Alli has not been himself for a few seasons now and continues to face an unsure future.
As such, one pundit has supplied him a wake-up name whereas explaining his downturn in fortunes…