In this round of away game against Real Betis, Zidane made three adjustments in the starting line, Jovic, Casemiro, Valverde played. Valverde played his outstanding performance and did not live up to Zidane's trust.
Valverde was everywhere in this game, and he was also named the best player of the game. In the 14th minute of the opening, Valverde scored for Real Madrid. After Benzema got rid of Moreno's defense, he made a cross from the right side of the penalty area, and Valverde hit the net with a close shovel. Valverde scored the first goal of the new season for Real Madrid.
In addition to contributing goals, Valverde also brings vitality to the team on both offensive and defensive ends. "Marca" praised, "Valvede has always been full of energy, both offensively and defensively. In the second half, Valverde appeared on the right side, threatening Real Madrid time and time again. In the 96th minute of the game, Valverde De almost brought the fourth goal. His outstanding performance is worthy of a starting position." Valverde also ranked first in the fan's post-match scoring session.
From the data point of view, Valverde is very comprehensive. In addition to scoring, he passed 55 times, passed the ball accurately 51 times, threatened the ball 2 times, totaled 3 passes, 1 total steal, 1 time. Cleared, the pass success rate was as high as 92.37%.
In the past few seasons, Real Madrid have been associated with Pogba, but with the rise of Valverde, Real Madrid has gradually abandoned Pogba this option.
Valverde's value is also growing rapidly. According to data from the German transfer, Valverde is worth as high as 54 million euros, ranking fifth in the Real Madrid team, second only to Hazard, Casemiro, Varane, and Courtois. You must know that in 2016 , Real Madrid's introduction of Valverde only cost 5 million euros.