NEWS | 13/10/2018He has racked up the highest number of appearances in the squad this calendar year, whilst also establishing himself as a member of the Spanish national team.
The attacking midfielder has found the net five times in 2018, with his goals coming acoss the following three competitions: the Champions League (Bayern Munich), LaLiga (two against Betis and one in the match against Espanyol this term) and the Copa del Rey (Leganés). His contribution in the final third is rounded off with the five assists he has provided.
His statistics with the Spanish national team are simply outstanding. He featured at the Russia World Cup and has been involved in nine of the team's 11 games so far this year. He also has two goals to his name and has notched up five assists. Amongst his most impressive performances were the masterclass he produced against Croatia in the sides' Nations League Mathchday 2 fixture.