Conor Gallagher is having a season to remember in his loan spell at Crystal Palace. The 22-year-old midfielder is on loan from Chelsea and has impressed everyone with his performances on the pitch. These performances have gained a lot of interest from top European clubs, and one of the teams behind the midfielder is Inter Milan. Conor Gallagher has been ever-present in the heart of midfield for the Eagles this season, and here are some of the stats that will highlight his performances this season.
The 22-year-old midfielder has featured in 25 games for Crystal Palace in the English Premier League this season. He has managed to find the back of the net on eight occasions and has also provided three assists. The player has made the highest number of contributions for his side in the league.
The pass start location in the above map shows that Gallagher has covered every area on the pitch. However, he has mostly featured towards the right side, and the highest threat is created from passes from the right side. His passes have created the highest threats towards the end of the first half and in the second half. The player has attempted 43 crosses, 14 smart passes, and 19 through passes. Most of his passes have been towards Joel Ward. The passes towards Wilfried Zaha have generated the highest threat rate.
Conor Galagher has beaten the opposition keeper on eight occasions. He has attempted 37 shots in the season so far, and 21 of them were on target. Of these 37 shots, 22 of them were attempted from inside the opposition’s penalty box, and he has scored seven goals from inside the penalty box. He has also managed to get 58 touches inside the opposition’s penalty box. The player likes to get inside the box and attempt a few shots whenever given a chance.
The English midfielder has also made a few interceptions this season. The midfielder has made 91 interceptions so far. In the above viz, we can see that most of the interceptions have been made when other players were on the ball. Gallagher also made a few interceptions inside the opposition’s half. Other than this, the midfielder has made 148 recoveries, 64 of them inside the opposition’s half.
The Italian club is currently monitoring the situation of the youngster, and looking at the current financial situation, the player might be on the move away from the Blues. He has given some excellent performances on the pitch. Chelsea will be keen on not selling the midfielder and including him in their squad for next season. Conor Gallagher is one of the best young English midfielders, and Inter Milan would love to sign him to help them win more trophies in the coming seasons.