Nacho performance in the season 2016-2017

Nacho performance in the season 2016-2017


Real Madrid have done an incredible season winning the double with La Liga, and the Champions League. This was a very difficult task, because Los Blancos had not won La Liga in the last five years and they are the first team who proclaims for second time in a row Champions League winners. Now it’s the moment to evaluate the performance of the players during the season 2016-2017.

This has been the best season of Nacho since he arrived to Real Madrid first team. The Spaniard youngster has done a very complete season, being many times in Zidane’s line up and having a lot of importance in the squad. Nacho is the perfect player to have in a team. He is an example for all his teammates  because of his behavior and professionalism, being nowadays a very important player in the dressing room.

Nacho has a great versatility, playing during all the season in the positions of defense, committing very few mistakes and having very good performances in certain games. Every time there´s an injury in the defense, Nacho could replace him and every time he has that opportunuty he does a good job.

He arrived with 11 years and now he is a player of the first team, a dream for every youngster who supports Real Madrid. This has been his 15th year with the white shirt and after many rumors during all the season, it looks like Nacho will stay many years more because his role in the team has changed if we compare it with the last seasons.

In fact, Nacho has been the second defense with more minutes during the regular season, only behind Sergio Ramos. With Varane and Pepe’s injuries during the year, the Spanish defense has gain a lot of importance, playing an amount of 2301 minutes in La Liga.

Nacho has already played a lot of games in a very difficult team to triumph as Real Madrid and having a CV that every player will like to have. He has won already 3 Champions League, 2 UEFA Super Copa and 1 Copa de Rey with only