Pedraza aims high
The Andalusian has recovered his best version at Villarreal
TOlfonso Pedraza is back in fashion. The Andalusian soccer player has recovered his best level from the side. position in which he was already used last season at Betis. And it is in that position where he has become one of the great weapons of Villarreal de Emery.
Villarreal was preparing to suffer the last minutes in Ipurua. With one man down and 1-2 on the scoreboard, Emery’s men were condemned to suffer to get the three points. It was then that in the 87th minute, a pass into space by Gerard Moreno found Pedraza’s gallop, who exhibited his characteristic power to define, on the second attempt, against Dmitrovic. It was a new demonstration of the great moment in which Cordoba lives this season.
After returning from his green-and-white adventure, Pedraza has taken a place in the left-handed lane with Emery. Not even the signing of Estupiñán has managed to stop the growth of a player who, in his second year in the yellow team, has already become one of the best offensive resources of the ‘submarine’. ANDEibar’s was his first goal in this league, in which he also added four assists in 22 games.
To their 24 years, Pedraza could become one of the great attractions of the next summer market. The player, who was previously loaned to Alavés and Betis, still has four years ahead of his contract with Villarreal, but his 35 million clause They do not make it, far from it, unattainable for some clubs that have already asked about their situation in the past.