Ellyes Skhiri is establishing himself as one of the best in his role in the Bundesliga this season. The Tunisian international community shines and seduces.
The statistics sheet is quite impressive. Ellyes Skhiri (25) this season, it’s 30 starts in the Bundesliga, 5 goals, 3 assists. But that’s not all. The Tunisian international (34 caps, 1 goal) is also the player who runs the most in the entire German championship, with 374.7 kilometers swallowed since the start of the season.
Enduring, the former Montpelliérain also knows how to accelerate the pace if necessary, being the 3rd in the classification of the races carried out at high intensity. Tenth in the ranking of duels won and twelfth in the ranking of successful passes in the game (89.7%), the midfielder performs a full exercise, at the height of the best in his position across the Rhine, with the icing on the cake , his goals against Borussia Dortmund (doubled in November) and Bayern Munich in February.
Efficient and irreproachable, the native of Lunel is fighting to ensure the maintenance of his team, currently 16th and barrage. “We have to do everything we can to stay in the Bundesliga. Nobody wants to see the club go down ”, he let go to the specialized media Geissblog Köln this week-end. Fully focused on this subject, he will then look at the question of his future.
Under contract until June 2023, he is logically courted by more upscale clubs, in France, Germany and Spain in particular, and will undoubtedly not be short of offers this summer. But for now, as his statistics and his state of mind show, the most important is elsewhere. “I have a contract. So I will not be the only one able to make this decision. For now, I want to give my all for the maintenance. I hope with all my heart that we can stay in the Bundesliga ”, he concluded. Focus.