With the end of the World Championships in Australia and New Zealand dwindling, some names are making headlines in the individual prizes awarded at the end of the tournament. This World Cup event was a surprise. Most of the teams that wanted to win the title fell by the wayside as the rounds progressed.
Canada, Germany and Brazil did not advance beyond the group stage. USA, the team with the most World Cup titles, did not progress past the round of 16 and France lost to Australia in the quarter-finals on a penalty shoot-out that made it all happen. This resulted in big proper names, which generated great expectations and were aimed at winning an individual award, disappearing from the pools.
Still, there are many players who have excelled in their teams. Aitana Bonmatí, Jenni Hermoso, Diani, Miyazawa, Katrina Gorry, Georgia Stanway, Lucy Bronze… These are some of the soccer players who have left notable accomplishments and fulfilled their roles.
The Spanish women’s soccer team player is one of the best and most regular at the World Cup. Aitana has three goals and two assists in five games that Spain has played so far and is the most differentiated player of the Spanish team. Even Tobin Heath, a US national team player, has praised her recent performance against the Netherlands. “The Bonmatí thing. Chef’s kiss in the penalty area,” said the OL Reign winger, using the chef’s gesture to draw attention to how well Aitana plays in the opposition penalty area, from where she has scored most of her goals.
The Spanish striker shows her best level at this World Cup and becomes one of the heroines of the national team. The Tie on goals (3) and assists for Aitana (2). During the tournament, he shows his best version as a centre-back, although his planned position would be midfielder. The times when he started as a center forward weren’t that important in the game. She’s a player who feels comfortable having the ball and playing for the rest. In addition, within the district it is always good to find the rest in the right place or to chase a loose push-off.
The Manchester City centre-back is statistically the best player in England. Add a total of 570 minutes, played everything. She is the second player in the World Cup to have made the most key passes (14), behind only Tere Abelleira (23). She is also the player with the most touches (669) of the England team and the one who has fired the most shots on goal (12).
The England player is a fixture in Sarina Wiegman’s midfield and, alongside Greenwood, a regular in the team. He scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot in the first game against Haiti. He has great influence in attack, e.g 89% passing accuracy in the opposite field.
The young 20-year-old player was one of the Australian team’s great discoveries and also the one who created the greatest danger in Matildas attack. She’s a vertical player, fast and with a great shot. He has appeared in all six of Australia’s games, scoring one goal and providing one assist.
Although France did not progress past the quarter-finals after losing to Australia on penalties, the new Olympique de Lyon player is included the one who gave the most assists (3) at the World Championships with Mina Tanaka and Lauren James. It also belongs to the group of 2nd top scorer (4), equal on points with Ilestedt, Popp and Jill Roord. She was the most outstanding player of the French team.
There are instances of players who have excelled in important games and achieved outstanding performances. Lauren James was England’s best player but her kick against Michelle Alozie in the game against Nigeria caused her to miss the quarter-finals and semi-finals. Despite this, she remains a standout player in England. is the World Cup player who gave the most assists (3)tied on points with Diani and Tanaka and, despite not having played two games, is the second player to feature most goals and assists in 90 minutes.
Nagore Domínguez is an aspiring journalist. Passionate about sports in general and in love with football despite having played handball for ten years. She is an experienced writer and always tries to convey her feel for football through articles to the readers. He also lives with passion on Sundays when motorcycle races take place. …