Van Dijk’s serious injury undoubtedly cast a shadow on Liverpool’s season. The Red Army, who lost the absolute defensive thigh in the team, is bound to find a replacement for the Dutch Tower in the market. Inside the team, the 17-year-old French teenager Cumetiau is also waiting for his own opportunity. This article is an introduction to the technical characteristics of the young French U18 international.
Cumetio's height reached an astonishing 195cm, and this little giant also had the feeling of standing out on the court. The outstanding height advantage has given the French teenager a strong ability to dominate the air. He is also good in jumping ability. He is like a helicopter on the field and straight up and down to clear the opponent's high ball. In every game, Cumetio can win a lot of high-altitude ball confrontations.
In addition to the air defense advantage, Cumetio is also good at taking advantage of his leg length to complete the interception. The French teenager has a pair of long legs, excellent physical conditions and good predictive ability among his peers, allowing him to be on the court. Can always complete the task of intercepting the ball and clearing the ground ball.
As a modern central defender, Cumetio also has good passing skills under his feet. In the friendly match against Stuttgart, the French teenager showed his outstanding passing ability. In that game, he repeatedly used accurate The long arc pass and the ground through to find the teammate in the frontcourt, showing a very calm and efficient passing level.
After talking about the advantages, let's talk about the areas where Cumetio needs to be improved. In friendly matches, Cumetio showed excellent passing skills, but sometimes, his low-level errors in stopping the ball will be used by opponents. Under the pressure of opponents, the French teenager sometimes made stop mistakes. In the friendly match against the Salzburg Red Bull, he made 2-3 stop mistakes in the game. How to improve the stop when the opponent is forced Ball ability is also where he needs to improve.
In addition, Cumetio’s core strength is not very prominent at present. Although he is tall but has a high center of gravity, he has no obvious advantage in the card position. In the card position, his ability to intercept the ball needs to be strengthened. . Whether in a youth team match or an adult team friendly match, Cumetio has the situation of allowing opponents who are much shorter than himself to complete the back and take the ball.
The 17-year-old Kumetio has great potential. With a height of 195cm, his bounce ability is also very good. His ability to compete for the top of the ball is quite outstanding. In addition, he has good interception and throwing skills. Relatively speaking, his weakness lies in the ability to stop the ball under pressure and the ability to intercept the ball. We also look forward to the young French U18 international who can hone his skills in the Red Army and become a future defensive star at an early date.