Alvaro Morata has been discussing the differences between football in the Premier League compared to in Italy and Spain, report the Mirror.
Morata played in both of the aforementioned countries for Juventus and boyhood club Real Madrid. He proved to be a success in both before opting to move to Premier League champions Chelsea for a new challenge.
It is a well-known fact that football in England is extremely different to our European counterparts. English football is renown for it’s intensity and physicality, but Morata has taken no time at all to adapt to the demands of playing in the country’s top tier.
Morata has been discussing his adaptation to life in the Premier League during an interview with the Mirror. The Spaniard began by joking that he needs to be more productive with his feet:
“At the moment, I’ve only scored and assisted with my head, so I hope to use my feet as well soon!”
He went on to discuss just how intense the Premier League is in comparison to Serie A and La Liga, as the Mirror report:
“But it’s true that English football is different to Italy and Spain. You don’t have much time to calm down, or relax, because all the time the ball is on fire!”