Athletic Bilbao’s Ghana international Inaki Williams believes 22-year-old midfielder Mohamed Qudus has the potential to play for a big club. After being linked with Real Madrid, Barcelona and Liverpool. Revealed to radio station ‘Radio Marca’ on Thursday.
Kudus joined Ajax from Norschelland in the summer of 2020 for €9m. And has since grown into an integral part of the Windmill side, scoring 10 goals and 2. An assist in 21 appearances this season. The 22-year-old also shone brightly on the 2022 World Cup stage. After scoring twice to lead Ghana in a 3-2 win over South Korea and has been linked with a big club.
‘I knew him before coming here. Because I heard about him and saw his goals. When I played the last international break with him. He already surprised me. For my teammates (at Athletic Club) when they ask me who impresses me. I always talk about him.’
The Athletic Bilbao striker also feels Kudus has grown. So quickly that he looks like Ajax Amsterdam. Too small for a 22-year-old midfielder
‘I think Ajax is starting to be too small for him. And hopefully he will make the leap to a big club soon. I wanted him to be a Basque family member to bring him to Bilbao because he is the bomb. he is a machine He was very mature and at such a young age. He still has a lot of room to improve.’
Asked if Kudus had the potential to play for Real Madrid or Barcelona, Williams replied: ‘Yes, I see him playing at a big club. He has a lot of potential and still has a lot to improve on. His ceiling had not yet been seen. I think he might be revealed soon.’