Patrick van Aanholt raves about Tottenham Hotspur’s Christian Eriksen

West Ham United's Felipe Anderson and Crystal Palace's Patrick van Aanholt during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and West Ham United at Selhurst Park on February 9, 2019...

Tottenham Hotspur’s Christian Eriksen seems to be rated highly by Crystal Palace left-back Patrick van Aanholt.

Tottenham Hotspur's Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen smiles as he takes part in a team training session at Tottenham Hotspur's Enfield Training Centre, north London, on February 12,...

Crystal Palace defender Patrick van Aanholt spoke highly of Tottenham Hotspur attacking midfielder Christian Eriksen on the Goals on Sunday show on Sky Sports Premier League this past Sunday afternoon (12pm, February 10, 2019).

The 28-year-old Netherlands international left-back seems to rate Denmark international star Eriksen highly.

Van Aanholt said about Eriksen on the Goals on Sunday show on Sky Sports Premier League this past Sunday afternoon (12pm, February 10, 2019): "He is just a different player from everyone else in midfield. The way he plays, the way he sees the ball through, the passing, it’s just outstanding, I think.”

 

World class

Eriksen is one of the best and most creative midfielders in Europe and is a world-class footballer.

The 26-year-old has been on the books of Spurs since 2013 when he joined from Ajax, and the Dane has been superb for the North London outfit.

West Ham United's Felipe Anderson and Crystal Palace's Patrick van Aanholt during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and West Ham United at Selhurst Park on February 9, 2019...

During the 2017-18 campaign, the attacking midfielder scored 10 goals and provided 10 assists in 37 Premier League appearances for Tottenham, according to WhoScored.

So far this campaign, Eriksen has made 18 starts and five substitute appearances in the Premier League for Spurs, scoring five goals and providing nine assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

With Tottenham challenging for the Premier League title this season, Eriksen will be important with his creativity and eye for goals.

Christian Eriksen, Serge Aurier and Eric Dier warm up during a Tottenham Hotspur training session at Tottenham Hotspur Training Centre on February 12, 2019 in Enfield, England.

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