Patrik Schick helped information Czech Republic to the quarter finals of Euro 2020 on Sunday with one other objective for his nationwide staff. Schick’s objective towards Netherlands is one other spotlight of the match for the Bayer Leverkusen man who has managed to attain 4 targets within the match outperforming an xG of two.1.
Schick sealed Czech Republic’s quarter ultimate place when he clinically completed within the 80th minute and earned himself his fourth objective of the match. He scored twice towards Scotland of their opening group sport after which transformed a penalty towards Croatia earlier than he scored his fourth objective of the match within the final sixteen win over Netherlands.
Schick’s goalscoring kind has led to him being in potential golden boot competition as he sits one objective behind Cristiano Ronaldo, who’s unable so as to add to his tally after his Portugal facet had been eradicated by Belgium. Schick has additionally scored the objective of the match to this point, together with his fantastic objective from the midway line towards Scotland.
He has been a frontrunner within the Czech staff. The ahead has had essentially the most shot per video games of any Czech participant with a mean of three.3 photographs per sport and seven photographs on track, which is 5 greater than another Czech participant.
Schick’s 4 targets means he’s stage with Vladimír Šmicer because the second highest Czech scorer in European Championship historical past. The Bayer Leverkusen participant is now only one objective behind Milan Baroš who scored 5 European Championship targets in Euro 2004.
The story may nonetheless have additional to run as nicely. If the Czech Republic can go additional, then the match may very well be much more memorable, and Schick may have an actual likelihood of successful the golden boot.