Andreas Pereira started for Granada at the Nou Camp this weekend against Barcelona and put in a very accomplished performance for the 60 minutes he was on the pitch.
Operating on the left-wing, you could really see how Pereira’s game has progressed at Granada. His vision and passing were excellent at times (particularly a turn and through-ball early in the game) but it was his effort off the ball which impressed me the most. I always felt like he lacked that at Manchester United.
I was a real a sceptic about whether this loan move would help Pereira but it looks like his game is coming on quite a lot at Granada which I’m delighted to see. Here’s his highlights from the match against Barcelona: