Jack Grealish has played a part in 11 goals for Villa this season.
Dean Smith has alerted Aston Villa‘s Premier League competitors Jack Grealish is just getting started.
The Villa skipper has excelled this season, assisting keep his side in European contention.
Grealish has 6 assists, only behind Harry Kane and Kevin De Bruyne in the league this season, while he has also scored 5 times.
Villa host Crystal Palace on Boxing Day and manager Smith anticipates England international Grealish to continue to enhance.
He stated: “Yes, there’s more to come absolutely. There’s still enhancements. Often he selects the ball up a bit unfathomable attimes He desires to be associated with the game all the time.
” He’s had a different role in the last number of games, playing as a No. 10, and he’s played it very well.
” He is on another level, he’s playing fantasticfootball At West Brom it looked like he was playing in the play area with his mates.
” It was a great efficiency and the levels he’s got to now, we need to keep pressing him and squeezing even more out of him where he can. He’s a delight to watch at the minute.
“Just imagine if he didn’t feel the need to give away penalties to Ollie (Watkins) and (Anwar) El Ghazi. He knows what he’s good at and he’s certainly enjoying his football at the moment.”
Grealish has scored two times in 9 games since Villa’s sensational 7-2 win over Liverpool in October.
However they have actually lost 3 and drawn one at home following the triumph over the champions.
Villa delivered 9 goals in 3 games prior to the 0-0 draw with Burnley however Smith rejected they have actually lost their way at Villa Park.
‘ No. I think we have actually been very unfortunate, with the exception of Leeds,” he stated.
” We ‘d won 4 games on the spin however wound up going toe-to- toe and playing a Leeds United game, which we didn’t need to do.
” Besides that, we’ve really played very well. We must have beaten Burnley. Brighton got away with a VAR in the eleventh hour.
” Southampton scored 3 set-pieces and a 30-yarder– that does not take place very typically.
” I understand it’s only a marker, however in Expected Goals we have actually won all 3 of themgames For me, there is not a horrible lot incorrect. The absence of
“I think it’s 50-50 now, home and away. There is little home advantage now, that’s for sure.”
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