Ghana's explosive striker Majeed Waris named in 'Europe Team of the Week'
Ghana striker Abdul Majeed Waris was named in Opta’s statistical XI of the best weekend performers in Europe after netting a brace Valenciennes’ 2-2 with Sochaux in Ligue 1.
Waris played the entire duration and had seven touches inside the box of Sochaux.
He also won five fouls.
Opta decided to play the on-loan Spartak Moscow player on the left side of midfield alongside Manchester City’s Yaya Toure, Jordan Henderson of Liverpool and Robert Snodgrass of Norwich.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic who netted a hat-trick in Paris Saint-Germain’s 4-2 Ligue 1 win at Toulouse.
Opta’s statistical XI Team of the Week:
Ralf Fahrmann (Schalke)
Rafinha (Bayern), Stefan Radu (Lazio), Adil Rami (Milan), John Terry (Chelsea)- Yaya Toure (Man City), Jordan Henderson( Liverpool), Robert Snodgrass (Norwich), Majeed Waris (Valenciennes)
Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG)