The Brighton footballer, from England, got into the starting team in the match against Mexico, did not leave again and became a key piece of the midfield.
“If you asked me before the World Cup, I would have signed it,” admitted the flyer that appeared in Argentinos Juniors about his surprising present.
“I have been feeling good and I am happy to do it in a World Cup. I am a player who will never pass three or four players but I like to find the spaces, play a simple game and run the ball”, he explained.
With less than a dozen matches in the national team, Mac Allister quickly adapted to the team but believes that the “merit” belonged to Lionel Scaloni’s coaching staff.
“They trusted me and when you have confidence it makes it easier. Everything I am experiencing is wonderful, ”she admitted.
On the Netherlands, Mac Allister remarked that “they have great players” with a “very clear idea” and a “very respected” coach like Louis Van Gaal.