Alex Telles included in Marca ‘Americans’ Team of the Week [divider]
Galatasaray full-back Alex Telles has been included in the Marca, Americans Team of the Week.
The team is selected from the most prominent players from the Americas in European leagues this week.
Telles stared in Galatasaray’s 2-0 win against Rizespor on the weekend.
The Brazilian left-back compelted 36 passes with 86 percent accuray, made three interceptions, two clearances and was given a 7.12 rating according to Whoscored.
The young fullback struggled for first team football under former manager Cesare Prandelli.
However, under Hamzaoğlu, Telles has become a first team regular. The 22-year-old has played 90 minutes in the Lions last six Süper Lig matches.
Galatasaray have not lost a Süper Lig game in which Telles has played 90 minutes this season.
The 22-year-old has played 17 times in all competitions for Galatasaray this season.
Telles joined Galatasaray on a €6 million transfer from Gremio last January and has made a total of 37 appearances for the Istanbul giants.