Video: Jorginho cutting down avenues for Manchester City players to pass

Jorginho’s footballing IQ was on display in abundance in the Champions League final as the Chelsea midfielder’s impressive movement cut down a large part of the pitch as an attacking option for Manchester City.

The Italian was quick on his feet to detect which opponent he had to take care of as he marshalled the midfield along with the likes of N’Golo Kante and Mason Mount in Porto.

These are some of the things that stats won’t catch. Watch Jorginho masterfully occupy spaces and display the art of cutting passing lanes below –