How well has Cristante done this season?
He has been excellent, and established himself as one of the best young midfielders in Europe this term.
The 23-year-old midfielder – who can play in a central or more attacking role – has scored 10 goals in 34 appearances in all competitions for Atalanta, helping them reach the last 32 of the Europa League where they narrowly knocked out by Borussia Dortmund.
The 6ft 1in player has shown how effective he can be at both ends of the pitch this term, and according to WhoScored.com he has won 59 tackles in 32 appearances in Europe and Serie A, while he has won 79 aerial duels, successfully completed 35 of the 58 dribbles he has attempted and made 35 key passes.
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