Mertesacker Inspired Gerd Mueller when Goal Scored to the Sydney Goal
Arsenal midfielder Per Mertesacker (32), commented after scoring without looking at the goal against Sydney FC in a friendly at ANZ Stadium on Thursday (13/7/2017) Agen Sbobet.
The duel was won by Arsenal with the score 2-0. Goal of the club nicknamed The Gunners carved by Per Mertesacker (4th minute) and Alexandre Lacazette (83 ‘).
“In Germany, we have a goal scorer named Gerd Mueller whose 80 percent goal was created with his back to goal, he became my role model in such a situation,” Per Mertesacker said.
“You must have a hero as a child, but my hero is from my father, I heard a story about Gerd Mueller so I can implement it into my game today,” the captain said.
Mueller is a very productive striker. He is able to contribute 68 goals from 62 appearances with the German national team!
His foothold in the goal mouth opponents bring Germany won Euro 1972 and World Cup 1974.
A little surprising because Per Mertesacker, who plays as a doorstop, is able to follow Mueller’s abilities.
However, a goal is not something new for Mertesacker. The birth figure of Hannover, Germany, this total has poured eight goals from 209 games with Arsenal.
Meanwhile, at the national team level, Mertesacker successfully packed four goals from 104 caps.