Atalanta: Lookman, the new terror of the Italian defenses
Ademola Lookman, a Nigerian international, has shown great performances since joining Atalanta Bergamo last year for 15 million euros. The 25-year-old has now scored three consecutive doubles in his matches for the Dea, two in the league and one the Cup. In all competitions, he has scored 13 goals in 19 matches.
Ademola Lookman (25) – a young, but highly effective, is destroying Serie A. Atalanta Bergamo, the Nigerian international, continues to put on great performances. Since his debut performance, this 1m74-year-old man has shaken the Italian defenses.
The Dea recruited him last summer from Leipzig. His first goal was on August 13, his first appearance for the Italian team. He has scored 13 goals this season in 19 matches, delighting both the Dea and the fans.
Three doubles in three matches consecutively
After a successful loan spell at Leicester (where he played 26 times and scored 6 goals),.Lookman joined the Italians from RB Leipzig this summer. Ademola, who has been an indispensable goal machine since his arrival in Bergamo, has spent 1180 minutes on pitch.
Born in London and having chosen to represent his country of originThe young Nigerian player has many assets. He can play as a false numeral, or on the left or the right wing of an attack.
Lookman scored his third double in three matches, two in Serie A and one in the Italian Cup, against Juventus in January 22nd (3-3, 19th). He also participated in Joakim Maehle’s goal, becoming the 2nd best decisive passer at Atalanta with 3 offerings.
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The 25-year-old is currently second in Serie A with two goals, two behind Victor Osimhen (13 goals from 15 appearances). Gian Piero Gasperini, Atalanta Bergamo’s coach, praised the Wandsworth native for his remarkable performance. Lookman put in an exceptional performance against Juventus, editor’s notice. I was able to see a clear progression since the beginning of the season partly due to the freshness of these guys who arrived this year. “said Gasperini.
Ademola Lookman is a formidable performer who could shake up the next summer transfer window. Even though his contract with Dea runs until June 2026 with a one-year extension, it is possible to change that.