Luca de la Torre Film Analysis

Continuing our analysis of young Americans, today we are going take a look at 19-year-old Luca de la Torre. Playing for Fulham in the English Championship, de la Torre is just starting to receive first team minutes. In a recent game against Derby County, de la Torre came on as a substitute late in the match. To gain a better understanding of his playing style, we are going to look at every single touch Luca de la Torre touch in this game. Let’s get into it:

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Final Thoughts:

Luca de la Torre showed his versatility in this game, taking touches all over the field. From the wing, to the final third, to the box, to the middle of the field, de la Torre proved that he can move, pass, and make effective runs anywhere on the pitch. He also demonstrated a skillful first touch and solid composure under pressure. Overall, a very positive performance from the young American. With a few more performances like this one, Luca de la Torre could be in line for some big minutes at Fulham.