Lazio’s Francesco Acerbi was among the team’s top performers in all competitions over in 2020. The Italian defender more so was key for the side in Serie A play. Just this season, he is averaging an impressive 3.3 clearances per game, which ranks third in the league.
Acerbi also finished high in another key stat. A stat provided by Opta shows that the Lazio defender recovered a total of 177 balls, which ranked most among all defenders in league play this year.
177 – Francesco Acerbi ha recuperato 177 palloni in Serie A nel 2020: é il difensore centrale mancino che ha fatto meglio nell'anno solare. Astuto. pic.twitter.com/FPzIukQQS8
— OptaPaolo (@OptaPaolo) December 30, 2020
Expect Acerbi to keep up this strong form over the remainder of the season.