Lots of Everton fans have been hailing James Rodriguez as his impressive display versus Brighton and Hove Albion has been rewarded by EA Sports’ latest edition of FIFA.
As shared by the official Twitter page of the Merseyside club, the Colombia international has been given a spot in FIFA 21’s Team Of The Week (TOTW), as his new card boasts boosted stats following his two goals and one assist against the Seagulls in the Premier League at Goodison Park over the weekend.
Will Rodriguez be a success at Everton?
Rodriguez was the standout performer according to Sofascore with a phenomenal 9.5 overall rating, the best score out of anyone on the pitch in the match.
The 29-year old also registered two successful dribbles, as well as boasting a 94% passing accuracy and making two key passes in total, as per the website.
Everton fan reaction to Rodriguez recognition
These EFC supporters hailed Rodriguez after reading the news of his recognition on Twitter, as one fan joked about his “frightening” pace…or lack thereof!
— carlo fantastico (@_jennifer1878) October 7, 2020
Very well deserved. Great stuff there James.
— Peter Papadopoulos (@PeterPapadopo11) October 8, 2020
And the best is yet to come!!👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
— Lallybroch (@M_Elena1216) October 8, 2020
— Sarmed alzaydi 🇮🇶 (@sarmedeverton88) October 7, 2020
Many more to come 💙🤙
— Yoihenba Chingtham (@Yoihenbach13) October 7, 2020
That pace is frightening
— E.F.C KIAN (@Kian0201) October 7, 2020
— Toffee Coffee EFC – Colombia (@ToffeecoffeeF) October 7, 2020
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