Fans of Aston Villa have been reacting to a post on Twitter, which shared footage of Emiliano Martinez in action against Manchester United.
Since arriving at Villa from Arsenal in what was a £15.66 million deal back in September, Martinez has impressed during his 15 Premier League appearances for Dean Smith’s side, conceding just 16 goals, keeping eight clean sheets and averaging a WhoScored match rating of 7.01 – ranking him as the club’s joint eighth-best performer in the top flight.
The £16.2 million-rated 28-year-old was once again in top form in the club’s most recent fixture against Manchester United, as, despite conceding two goals, the ‘keeper left the match with a very strong 7.71 WhoScored rating.
And, after the official Aston Villa Twitter account shared the Argentine’s highlights from the match, fans of the club flocked to heap praise on their goalkeeper.
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So, what exactly did these Aston Villa fans have to say in reaction to the footage of Emiliano Martinez?
“Our best signing last window. It’s amazing the difference in effectively the same back four when a quality keeper is behind them. Keep up the good work Emi. Only test left for you to pass is how you react after a howler.”
“He’s up there being one of the best goalkeepers to wear a Villa shirt.”
“Easily the best Villa keeper this century”
“Can’t get over how good this man is”
“Best goalkeeper in the league right now.”
“Such a good keeper”
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