Mateu Morey

Mateu Morey

 

Full name: Mateu Jaume Morey Bauzà

Country: Spain

Date of birth: 02/03/2000 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Petra (Spain)

Height: 176cm

Youth career: FC Barcelona

Current club: FC Barcelona

Squad number: —

Current national team: Spain U-17

Position: right-back

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —

Tournaments participated in: 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (3/0), 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship (5/3), 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup (7/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2018

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Dani Carvajal

 

Strengths:

– pace Untitled1

– acceleration Untitled1

– passing Untitled1

technique Untitled1

– tackling and intercepting Untitled

– dribbling Untitled

– crossing Untitled

– ball control Untitled

– flair & agility Untitled

 

Weaknesses:

– like many other young wing backs, he is more effective at the offensive point of view than defensive one

 

Style of play:

– modern full-back with excellent technique, speed and stamina, and a desire to attack

– very good agility and coordination, with good pace at all distances

– often looks to burst forward to offer width to the attacking movement in the final third

– able to cut inside and run at the defense directly

– likes to be involved to build-up process thanks to his great technique, tactical intelligence & passing ability at all distances

– likes to run into the half spaces

– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his pace and acceleration

– courageous, tenacious and willing to sacrifice

– very good with the ball at his feet and can move past opponents with extreme ease

– endless energy and his powerful running make him an incredibly useful asset as he brings an offensive value to a team, with a lot of activity during 90 minutes in the right side

– determined in defensive phase with good anticipation sense to provide key interceptions, clearences and tackles

– great timing and game reading ability when going forward

– press-resistant player

– high number of touches and passes per game

– decent ambidexterity using his left weaker foot

– tactically astute and technically capable of playing in various tactical systems

 

He is best suited to playing as:

Right-back in 4-3-3.

 

Video:

 

Achievements:

2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship winner with Spain.

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup runner-up with Spain.

 

League summary (as for 12 November 2017):

No senior team appearances yet.

 

Description:

Mateu Morey is a product of famous Barcelona’s youth academy – La Masia. He is a part of the new wave of highly talented Barcelona players born in 2000 which includes, among others, Abel Ruiz, Juan Miranda, Sergio Gomez & Alejandro Orellana. In May 2017, he was one of the best players at the European Under-17 Championship where Spanish team were crowned champions and Mateu finished the tournament with 3 goals and an assist to his name in 5 matches.

 

Quotes:

He is still developing but with his energy, pace, passing qualities and composure Morey is looking destined for the big time.”

(backpagefootball.com)

 

Football Talent Scout potential rating:

9/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

Player has potential to become a key player in a top European club.

 

Links:

Transfermarkt

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