What began as a half-hearted, ill-thought remark on Twitter, culminated with me vowing to myself to take the time to understand more about this player, and perhaps a little more about the kind of player David McGoldrick represents. I’m nothing if not willing to learn.
Joey Veerman is a 22-year-old central midfielder from the village of Volendam, Netherlands. After playing his way through the academy and youth teams at local club FC Volendam, Joey was bought by Eredivise team Heerenveen for €550,000 in 2019. This report will explore his strengths and weaknesses to provide an all-round account on the player he is.
Mikkel Damsgaard is the latest on the ever-growing list of prodigious players to emerge from Scandinavian football academies. This in-depth video-assisted analysis explores why Damsgaard has the tools to be regarded along with the very best of them.