Arrived in great pomp at the end of the summer transfer window, Mauro Icardi made a very good start to the season with PSG. And Marco Verratti did not hide that he was impressed by the performance of the Argentine striker.
Mauro Icardi was the last rookie of Leonardo this summer, lent with a call option set at 70M € by theInter Milan. The Argentine striker, fallen into disuse on the side of kite after much controversy, shines for his debut at PSG and demonstrates all his qualities of top global striker. Taking advantage of the injury ofEdinson Cavani at the hip, Icardi has emerged as a starter by being very effective (nine goals and a decisive pass in ten games played in all competitions). And if the Argentinean is succeeding to be appreciated by Parisian fans, he does not fail either to impress his teammates, and in particular Marco Verratti.
"He has an incredible sense of purpose"
On the occasion of an interview with Telefoot, Marco Verratti explained all the good he thought qualities of Mauro Icardi, emphasizing its effectiveness. " Icardi? He is a player I already knew very well. He has an incredible sense of purpose. It reminds me a little Inzaghi. He is not a player for whom people will say, "Look what he does," but he is very effective ", has explained Marco Verratti.