Depay’s numbers confirm the perfect start in Barcelona and Holland this season

Depay’s numbers confirm the perfect start in Barcelona and Holland this season

Dutch striker Memphis Depay scored a perfect start for FC Barcelona and the Netherlands national team this season, with 7 goals in six official matches.

And this is in the 2021-22 season, including 5 goals in three matches for the Netherlands and two in three matches with Barcelona.

The Spanish newspaper Mundo Deputevo confirmed:

That Memphis Depay came to Barcelona at the best moment of his scoring career, the player is approaching too mature to be even more decisive.

The newspaper added:

That in just three weeks of official competition, from the start of La Liga 2021-22 on August 15 against Real Sociedad (4-2) to Netherlands-Turkey (6-1) on Tuesday 7 September, he has scored seven goals in six matches in addition to his two assists. .

The newspaper continued:

Depay gave a goal to Pique in the first league match, the only match he did not score in, then scored the equalizer against Athletic in San Mamés (1-1) and scored the second goal against Getafe.

With his national team under the leadership of Louis van Gaal, he did not see any goal in the draw against Norway (1-1).

But he left with a double in 4-0 on Montenegro and with a “triple” and a 6-1 assist against Turkey in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers in Qatar.

The newspaper showed that Depay in 71 matches with the Dutch national team managed to score 33 goals and made 25 goals.

He surpassed Wesley Sneijder, who scored 31 goals, and equaled Johan Cruyff’s record.

The Dutch national team’s historic goal is Klaas-Jan Huntelaar with 42 goals, and Kluivert behind him with 40 goals.

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