Iñigo Córdoba, decisive in Holland

At 24 years old, Inigo Cordoba He decided last summer to throw the ‘bundle’ on his shoulder and try a new football experience in the Dutch league. Of course, before agreeing to leave on loan with a purchase option to Go Ahead Eagles, secured his most immediate future by extending his contract with the Athletic Club of Bilbao at least until June 2023, with the possibility for the club to extend it until 2025. He is not doing badly in the Netherlands, where it shows its most decisive version, something that has aroused the interest of several entities. Without going any further, a couple of weeks ago it rang for the Cadiz, although they are bertha berlin german or the Sassuolo Italian those who have shown the most interest in it.

Last Tuesday he scored a header on the field of Heerenveen his team’s qualifying goal for the quarterfinals of KNVB Cup. He has already eight goals this season, six in the Eredivisie and two in the Cup, which makes him the top scorer in the Go Ahead Eagles, ahead of the midfielder Luuk Browers, another of the revelations of this exercise.

corboda He is in the best moment of his career, which has allowed him to leave behind a difficult last season on loan at Alavés weighed down by knee discomfort that took him to the operating room. His influence on the game of his team is decisive, full of confidence in passes, dribbles, shots and goals.

He was nominated among the best wingers in the first round, along with players of the stature of the Brazilian Antony (Ajax), Yorbe Vertessen (PSV), Jonathan Okita (NEC) or Cyril Ngonge (Groningen). In Holland take advantage of his left foot playing a changed band and exploiting the diagonals from the right.

The bet to go to Netherlands It has served to reconcile him with his football, in an ideal context for attacking players, with a crowd that idolizes him and in a small team, recently promoted, but with a very interesting project and young people. With this performance, it will not take long for many more teams to think of him as a reinforcement, starting with his own Athletic.