Perfect Performance: Nico Williams Sets New Standard in UEFA European Championship

Perfect Performance: Nico Williams Sets New Standard in UEFA European Championship

Nico Williams has finally made a name for himself in UEFA European Championship (Euro 2024) after a stunning performance for Spain against Georgia on Sunday evening.

Perfect Performance: Nico Williams Sets New Standard in UEFA European Championship

The young winger became the first player in UEFA European Championship history (since 1980) to score a goal, assist a goal, and complete 100% of his passes (46/46) in a game he started, Footballrover reports.

Williams’ perfect game helped Spain secure a 4-1 win over Georgia, advancing to the quarterfinals of Euro 2024.

Williams’ impressive display was part of a dominant Spanish performance, which saw them overcome an early scare to romp to victory.

The match started with a scare for the Spanish faithful.

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Despite controlling possession for most of the first half, a defensive lapse gifted Georgia an early lead when Robin Le Normand deflected a cross into his own net.

Despite conceding an early own goal, Spain’s relentless pressure paid off with Rodri’s superb strike before halftime.

The second half was a one-sided affair. Spain continued to dominate possession, and their relentless pressure finally paid off.

Perfect Performance: Nico Williams Sets New Standard in UEFA European Championship

Fabian Ruiz and Williams added to the scoreline in the second period of the game, with substitute Dani Olmo sealing Spain’s biggest ever victory at the Euros after conceding the first goal.

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Williams’ perfect passing record, combined with his goal and assist, sets a new standard for players in the UEFA European Championship.

Spain’s victory sets up a mouthwatering quarter-final clash against hosts Germany, with both teams considered tournament favourites.

With Nico Williams in such inspired form, Spain will be confident of causing an upset against the hosts.

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