Emery: Chukwueze must be clinical in front of goal
Villarreal manager Unai Emery has urged Samuel Chukwueze to find consistency in front of goal after his heroics in their 5-1 thumping of Levante on Sunday, Reelradio.com.ng reports.
The 21-year-old ended his goal drought in La Liga with a brace at the Estadi Ciutat de Valencia that helped Villarreal secure a commanding away win and rise to fifth on the league table.
‘‘Samuel is very young and developing. We know he has the quality but he needs to improve in front of goal,’ said Emery after the game.”
“He’s a very young player who has to find consistency, “We need to take steps forward with him and be demanding.”
The Nigerian Arjen Robben as he is fondly called, has made 49 starts in 88 LaLiga games since he made his debut in the competition in November 2018.
He has scored 11 times, bagged 10 assists in 4,876 minutes of LaLiga football.
Next up for Villarreal is a La Liga match against 16th-placed Deportivo Alaves on Wednesday before they take on Barcelona at the Estadio de la Ceramica four days later.