Arsenal playmaker Martin Odegaard has showcased series of eye-catching display in middle of park in Norway 5-1 win over Gibraltar in the World Cup qualifiers match at Ullevaal Stadion last night.
Odegaard, 22, linked up with Norway during the international break, and last night, he prove to be one of the youngest talented playmaker by played a key role in Nordic side comfortable win over Gibraltar.
Despite the Norway skipper not being directly credited with a goal or assist, he showcased series of magic display in middle of park and ended up with incredible stats.
The Gunners midfielder completing more key passes than any other player since statistics started to be recorded. He racked up as many as 13 key passes, 7 accurate crosses, 10 accurate long ball and 1 big chance created.
Odegaard is expected to return to London Colney later tomorrow morning and could hope of help his side’s getting their first victory of the season, after a difficult start to the campaign.
The north London club sit bottom of the league standings with three defeat from the three games, while also yet to record a goal, but return of such players like Ben White, Gabriel Magalheas and Thomas Partey could help Mikel Arteta’s men start picking up the point when encounter with Norwich City at Emirates on Saturday evening.