Just when you think Matheus Pereira can’t get any more ridiculous, the talented Brazilian attacker again breaks down barriers and expectations.
— The Baggies Bible (@TheBaggiesBible) December 22, 2019
The 23-year-old winger was at his usual best on Saturday in West Brom’s disappointing 1-1 draw against Brentford, but one moment of magic stuck in the minds of supporters on the day when the Sporting Lisbon loan star brilliantly chipped the ball over a Bees defender to tee Matt Phillips in the penalty area.
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Although the 28-year-old attacker bottled that chance, the audacity of the skill from Pereira was met with plenty of praise from West Brom supporters on social media, who are beginning to run out of words to describe the youngster.
Here’s what West Brom fans had to say on Twitter about Pereira’s skill, with lots of supporters in awe of what the attacker is capable of doing with a football…
Sat up lovely had he volleyed that in would have been messi esque
— Zinedine (@martinclifford1) December 22, 2019
What a player should have have to asists yesterday poor finishing tho
— Chris washbrook (@Chriswashbrook1) December 22, 2019
Love matheus he’s just filthy and I absolutely love it
— Lee Foxall (@LeeFoxall6) December 22, 2019
This kid is brilliant , trust me.
— Alan Foster (@AlanFos22396895) December 22, 2019
— Jay (@jayb_1878) December 22, 2019
The guy is a joke
— Russ Inns (@Russ_Inns) December 22, 2019