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De Zerbi has his say on Mitoma’s contributions on the pitch

Japanese professional footballer – Kaoru Mitoma has been an exceptional player for his club – Brighton over the past several months. The player with his incredible skill moves, passing, chance creation and several other qualities has been of great service to the team ever since having signed for them in 2022.

The player’s brilliant performances in particular on the big stages against tough oppositions is something that has taken everyone by surprise. Brighton manager – De Zerbi too couldn’t help but heap praise on Mitoma as we’re evident from his words about the player recently.

De Zerbi is short of words to explain the brilliance of Mitoma

Fabrizio Romano via his official revelation let everyone know as to what Brighton manager De Zerbi had to say about Mitoma’s performances for the club in the recent past. The player who has been playing a key role in the team’s attack in the Premier League is a priceless asset for the side as per the words of his manager.

De Zerbi said, “I have no words left for Mitoma. He’s really underrated but trust me, he’s so so underrated. The world of football hasn’t understood the value of Mitoma”.”He can be an incredible player for any manager, not just for me. He’s insane”. Thus De Zerbi admitted Mitoma’s sheer brilliance and also admired his versatility on the field. Kaoru Mitoma who was born in 1997 began his senior career with University of Tsukuba in 2016 at the age of 19.

He joined Kawasaki Frontale in the J1 league in 2019. He played 62 matches for the club in three years scoring 30 goals before making a move to Premier League club – Brighton in 2022. The tricky winger has played a total of 54 games for the club so far across all competitions wherein he has scored 13 goals and provided 12 assists. It remains to be seen as to whether the player is able to continue his fine performances for the club in the times to come.

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