It’s time to look at Alvaros Morata’s digital coupons and find out if the Juventus winger is the real deal.
It was a long time ago but Alvarismo Morata has already left a huge imprint on the Premier League.
It’s been two seasons since he was injured in the same game as Gareth Bale and since then he has become the most prolific goalscorer in Italy’s history.
With Juventus’ record-breaking transfer dealings, the Italian champions have already secured the signature of Manchester United’s Gareth Bale in the summer and it will be interesting to see how Morata performs under Maurizio Sarri’s tutelage.
But with only a few days to go before the start of the Premier, here are some highlights from the man himself.1)Morata’s Digital CouponsGoalscorer, 5 goals and 6 assists, 1.5 assists and 1.8 assists in the 2016-17 season.
The stats, so far, are a bit disappointing but it is only two seasons after he made his debut.
In fact, it was just before Christmas 2016 that Morata started to play regularly, making his Serie A debut in his first season with Napoli.
He scored three goals in that season’s Europa League and in fact he even scored a goal in a 5-1 win against Udinese.
Now in his second season, the striker is on the brink of scoring a hat-trick.
Morata also managed to become the third player in Serie A history to score five goals in a season, joining Mario Balotelli (2006-07) and David Villa (2007-08).
And he is only the second player in the history of the Italian game to do so.
He also scored three times in the Champions League in 2017, with one of those goals in the final.2)Morats first game back was against Sevilla, who he joined in the January transfer window.
Goalscoring: 5 goals, 6 assists in 22 games.
With five goals and six assists in 19 games, Morata is still in a good place in terms of goalscoring and assists.
However, he was a bit limited to just 16 appearances for Sevilla in the 2017-18 season, which has been the lowest of his career.
This season, he has also only been at Sevilla for eight games, meaning his chances of a new contract are looking more and more remote.3)Moros only goal for the season came against Udine.
Goal scoring: 1 goal, 1 assist in 22 appearances.
The Italian striker scored his first goal in the Premier league in the 3-0 victory over Udine in April.
Mora was the man of the match as Juventus secured the win with a header from a corner and he has since scored two more goals in all competitions.4)Mora had a fantastic start to the 2017/18 season with eight goals and seven assists in all competition.
Goalless: 2 goals, 0 assists in 25 appearances.
With two goals and one assist in 25 league games, he is now just one point behind his former team-mate Lionel Messi in Serie B’s all-time scoring charts.5)Moray has been a fixture for Napoli this season.
Goaltender, 1 goal in 18 appearances.
Moray’s performances in the Europa League have seen him score a goal or assist in three of his last five games.
The 24-year-old has scored one goal in seven matches this season, with three of those strikes coming in the 2-0 defeat at Juventus in the first leg of the last-16 tie.6)Morays record is set at the Stadio San Paolo and he scored two goals in his debut appearance for Napolese giants Lazio in February.
Goaldore: 1 Goal, 1 Assist in 18 games.
Napoli’s record scorer has netted five goals over the past 12 games and also has a goal and an assist in his last three matches.
Morays current best goal of the season is the hat-trap against Fiorentina.
The goal came after Mora missed the opening goal against the Serie A leaders, which came from the penalty spot.7)Moraya was part of Italy’s Euro 2016 squad.
Goal scoring: 5 Goals, 4 assists in 23 appearances.
Moriats first-team opportunities have come against Arsenal, PSG and PSV.
A brace in a 2-1 victory over Arsenal, a brace in the 1-0 loss to the same clubs, and another brace in an 0-0 draw with PSV in March.8)Moráes most impressive statistic is the three assists in three games in the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Belgium, Croatia and Portugal.
Goally from the spot: 5 Assists, 3 Goals, 2 Assists in 18 matches.
Moras best stat is his two assists in two games against