Sover the bad drink that meant staying out of the Eurocup, after having been one of the fixed in the calls of Luis Enrique these last seasons, Sergio Canales He resurfaces as usual, faithful to the guidelines of work, effort and dedication that have made him one of the best Spanish midfielders of the moment. And he does so by recovering a scorer facet that has never been lacking throughout his already extensive professional career, but which has soared to unimaginable heights during his time on Betis.
The goal with which he gave his team the three points this Monday against the grenade, which by his execution remembered the one who exalted Ronaldo Nazario on Compostela Almost a quarter of a century ago (starting in his own field, with his back to goal, and leaving several rivals on the way before finishing off the net), he was number 50 in clubs for the Santander player (40 in The league, six in the Copa del Rey and four in the UEFA Europa League). A round figure that comes in his official match number 394.
For Channels the goal means matching his best record of consecutive seasons by scoring (five) and confirming that since he landed in the Benito VillamarinIn the summer of 2018, his filmmaking effectiveness has reached a fever pitch in his career. Of the 50 goals he has scored in the 14 seasons he has been in the elite, including the one that has just started, more than half (26) have reached his stage as a Verdiblanco.
The 10 targets with which he closed last year were the personal record of Sergio (His second best record is the nine goals he scored in his first season in the Betis). And in addition to a personal emotional impulse to overcome a delicate moment, due to some discomfort in a tendon that does not completely subside, they allow him to reach a historical like Marcos Assunçao as the midfielder who has scored the most goals with him Betis in this century (26), as reported @LaLigaEnDirecto. There are channels for a while.