Abel Ruiz has proved to be an adequate solution for Carlos Carvalhal, doing for his life, for his affirmation in Portugal, but giving sure impressions that he will be able to answer perfectly if the future of the Minho demands something more like the effective and continued succession to Paulinho, since a market dossier between the arsenal players and Sporting remains open.
With Paulinho more out of the action or out of action due to injury, the 21-year-old striker, European under-17 and under-19 champion for Spain, grew his appetite, particularly important the protagonism gained against Benfica, in the League Cup. He scored one of the goals, which helped to keep the Eagles out of the final (2-1). Now, in the Portuguese Cup, he was the star of SC Braga in the tie with Santa Clara, scoring and watching Ricardo Horta, writing part of the history of the 2-1.
With mobility and ease of serving the team in different offensive designs, Abel Ruiz has been the face of SC Braga’s ambition in the Portuguese Cup, taking advantage of the competition, in a first phase, to add minutes, but now to fully discuss a position in the attack .
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