Who is Memphis Depay?
Memphis Depay is 26-years-old, born on 13 February 1994, and is a right-footed professional football player from Netherlands. Born in Moordrecht, Memphis Depay has also played in Premier League for Man Utd and in KNVB Beker for PSV.
Memphis Depay’s story so far is one of unrealised potential. Originally meant to the centrepiece of Louis van Gaal’s revolution at Manchester United, the young Dutchman struggled under the pressure of the famous red shirt, and eventually moved to Olympique Lyonnais where he has subsequently found his form again. Memphis put himself on the map with PSV Eindhoven where he scored 39 goals in 90 games as they won the Eredivisie; utilising his direct running and speed to blistering effect. Still young, another move to an elite European team could arrive should he maintain his impressive performances. According to Kitbag, Memphis was only bettered by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in the amount of shirts sold in the world in the 2015-16 campaign. He represented the Netherlands at every level before making his senior debut in 2013.He currently plays as a Striker, Attacking Midfielder (Centre) in Ligue 1 for club Lyon.
How good is Memphis Depay?
Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of
94 out of 99 which is 'World Class--level' compared to other football players around the world. Other players who are currently at the same performance level and same position as Memphis Depay are Gabriel Jesus (Man City) , Sergio Agüero (Man City) and Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) .
What are Memphis Depay's last performances?
One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Belarus, played on 21 March 2019 in UEFA Euro Qualification (Group Stage). Memphis Depay received a match rating from FC of 10 for his performance and Netherlands won the match with a score of 4-0. The Striker, Attacking Midfielder (Centre) scored 2 goals and had 2 assists. Memphis Depay scored the winning goal.
Other exemplary match performances of Memphis Depay in this period were:
• Estonia - Netherlands (0-4), played on 09 September 2019 for the UEFA Euro Qualification (Group Stage). He received a match rating of 9.8 Scored 1 goal and made 1 assist.
• Lyon - Angers (6-0), played on 16 August 2019 for the Ligue 1 (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 9.7 Scored 2 goals and made 1 assist.
One of his least good performances was the match against Stade Rennais, played on 15 December 2019 in Ligue 1 (Regular Season). Memphis Depay received a match rating from FC of 5.5 for his performance and Lyon lost the match with a score of 0-1.