Early this morning, Beijing time, the teenager Elliot, who joined Blackburn on loan from Liverpool, made his team's debut and played the entire game. Although Blackburn lost 1-3 to Watford, Elliott performed well and received unanimous praise.
Blackburn coach Mowbray talked about Elliott in an interview after the game and couldn’t hide his joy. He said: “I think the combination of Elliott and Armstrong (Blackburn forward) will be something we look forward to very much. He has a keen mind on the court and a great understanding. In my opinion, he has an excellent ability to integrate into different team systems."
After the game, various media also spoke highly of Elliott. In the player rating of this game given by Lancashire Live, Elliott scored 7 points, tied for the highest in the team. In this regard, reporter Jaquob Crooke said: "His ability is obvious to all. As a 17-year-old player in the British Championship debut, he showed that he has greater potential." In addition, Whoscored also played 7.11 for Elliott. His high score ranks third in the team.
赛后，各种媒体也高度评价埃利奥特。在Lancashire Live给出的本场比赛的球员评价中，Elliott得到7分，并列全队最高。对此，记者雅克布·克鲁克（Jaquob Crooke）说：“他的能力对所有人都是显而易见的。作为一名17岁球员在英国冠军赛处子秀中，他表明他具有更大的潜力。”此外，Whoscored还为埃利奥特（Elliott）效力7.11。他的高分在全队排名第三。
Many fans have expressed their views on Elliott’s performance on social media. Fan AnalyticsRovers said: “I think Elliott is Blackburn’s best player tonight. He has made almost no mistakes at such a young age. Looks so elegant, he deserves the first chance." HUBBY109 said: "Elliott will become a top player, he is only 17 years old." Callumprescott0 said: "His hairstyle needs improvement, but this is probably his only flaw. He is very direct on the court, he has good control of the ball, and has a few excellent crosses. But I am still impressed by his defense and super wonderful performance!"
In this game, Elliott contributed 3 steals (2nd in the team), 3 interceptions (2nd in the team), 2 successful passes (2nd in the team), and 2 key passes (all The team's 2nd), the long pass success rate is 75% (the team's 3rd), the cross success rate is 100% (the team's 1st).