In this exclusive interview between Serie A and Alexis Saelemaekers, the winger speaks about his career and previews Sassuolo vs Milan, taking place on 22 May 2022.
Alexis Saelemaekers: Career & Statistics
22-year-old Saelemaekers currently plays for Serie A side Milan. So far this season, the Belgian has made 35 appearances in the top flight of Italian football (21 starts, 14 substitute appearances), scoring one goal and providing three assists for the Rossoneri.
Although it was not easy for the winger when he arrived in Milan, he worked hard behind the scenes and slowly improved, gaining the trust of his teammates and manager Stefano Pioli. Before joining the Rossoneri at the age of 20 in the 2020 January Transfer Window, Saelemaekers had only made senior appearances for RSC Anderlecht in the Jupiler Pro League. However, he had attracted interest from several sides due to his performances and debut with the Belgium national team.
Previewing Sassuolo vs Milan
You can watch Sassuolo vs Milan – taking place at the Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore at 11:55A/ET on 22 May 2022 – LIVE via TLN. To watch the full interview conducted by Serie A with Saelemaekers, check out the video below that features an English voice-over in addition to English subtitles!