Allan Saint-Maximin brilliant performance has gone unnoticed this season. He is one of the most stand out player for the Magpies.
When they made the move to sign Allan Saint-Maximin, most fans never gave him the chance, they thought he would just be that player, that will sit on the bench and watch others play, or that player whose impact on the field-of-play, are bad. Now Allan Saint-Maximin is one of the most exciting player in the English Premier League.
This season the lad has been magnificent, especially with the restart of the English Premier League, after it was suspended, because of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. He is rocking the Black and White jersey of Newcastle in style.
Allan Saint Maximin, might not be a consistent goal-scorer, he is a thorn in the flesh for defenders. Lately he as been getting a couple of goals for them, his stats with the PL side, are buoyant, just surprised that, football fans are not giving him attention.
His physical attributes, Technical ability and Skills are enough to help spur Newcastle to finish in a respectable position this season. Rather, the wide man is pure trickery, blessed with a vision and spontaneity that makes his various twists and turns difficult to counter and difficult to categorize. Saint-Maximin is also known for covering Outrageous speeds, both with and without the ball. He can also play as a striker, he uses his acceleration and speed to rundown opposition defense.
When on the run, defenders finds it hard to keep-track with him.
Allan started his football career in France, with Saint Etienne he also had a short stint with Monaco. Saint-Maximin amassed the second most number of dribbles while he was in the Ligue 1 4.2 per game behind Hatem Ben Arfa As at that time, however, he also had the third most bad touches per game statistic last season.
He might return to France this Summer, as PSG has showed interest in the attacker, but manager Steve Bruce believes he is staying put a Newcastle despite, intense link-away.
Since the start of this season Saint-Maximin has shown class with his display for Newcastle, one of the highlights of his season, was that legendary display he had against Manchester City this season, he provided a stupendous 3 assist in Newcastle win against Bournemouth. Scored the only goal of the game when Newcastle beat the Saints in a English Premier League tie 1-0 in March.
Only time will tell if Allan Saint-Maximin will leave Newcastle this summer, with mind-blowing performances like that.