Ian Wright impressed with Aston Villa midfielder Trezeguet

Former Crystal Palace and Arsenal player Ian Wright arrives on a motorbike prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on August 16, 2015...

Trezeguet was in action for Aston Villa at the weekend.

Erik Lamela of Tottenham Hotspur is challenged by Trezeguet of Aston Villa during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on August...

Ian Wright has shared his appreciation of Aston Villa midfielder Trezeguet on BBC Radio 5 live.

The Arsenal legend was impressed with the performance of Trezeguet for Villa in their Premier League game against Tottenham Hotspur away from home at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium at the weekend.

The 24-year-old winger started the match and played for 59 minutes, as Dean Smith’s side lost 3-1.

 

The Egypt international played well for the Villans, as he was a nuisance for the Tottenham backline, cut inside and showed some silky touches.

According to WhoScored, the winger took two shots, had a pass accuracy of 88.9%, won two headers, attempted two dribbles, and made three tackles and two clearances.

Trezeguet of Aston Villa (R) challenges for the ball with Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at Tottenham Hotspur...

The winger joined Villa from Turkish club Kasimpasa in the summer transfer window for a fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £8.75 million.

Former Arsenal and England international striker Wright was impressed with Trezeguet’s performance for Villa against Tottenham at the weekend and has high hopes of him.

Wright said about Trezeguet on BBC Radio 5 live: “I tell you who I do like, Trezeguet. I think he is going to be a bit of a player.”

Trézéguet of Aston Villa during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on August 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

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