Leeds United defender Liam Cooper has taken to social networking site Twitter to praise his teammate Stuart Dallas for his performances for Northern Ireland in France.
Dallas was one of the best players for Northern Ireland at the ongoing 2016 European Championship.
In four matches for Michael O’Neill’s side at the Euro 2016 finals in France, the former Brentford star created two chances, had a pass accuracy of 61% and a shot accuracy of 100%, and won six headers, four dribbles and one tackle.
Cooper, who can play as a centre-back or as a left-back, has praised his Leeds teammate Dallas on Twitter.
Chuffed to bits for my man @dallas_stuart unbelievable achievement and what a player!!— Liam Cooper (@LiamCooper__) June 25, 2016
Northern Ireland had a successful Euro 2016 campaign, as they reached the last-16 stage of the prestigious European competition.
Michael O’Neill’s side qualified for the last 16 of the 2016 European Championship despite finishing third in Group C with three points from as many matches.
Dallas scored five goals and created 51 chances in 44 Championship appearances for Leeds last season.
The winger had a pass accuracy of 75% and a shot accuracy of 41%, and won 22 headers, 29 dribbles and 39 tackles.