In the video shared online, he was seen challenging his friend simply identified as @Fatinyo in a football joggling contest. A piece of information gotten showed that the man who Ansu Fati contended with in the video is also a Barcelona player who plays for the youth wing of the club.
There is no doubt that people know little or nothing about this Spaniard youngster. Little worries, in this article you will get to know some interesting things about Ansu Fati.
Some shocking facts about Ansu Fati
The 17-year-old footballer was born in Guinea- Bissau on 31 October 2002. This literally means that Fati was originally born an African man. He, however, moved to Herrera in Sevilla when he was just six years old after his elder brother also a footballer signed for Sevilla.
It was not long before Fati started playing for Sevilla’s youth team before he relocated to the city of Barcelona at the age of 12. He featured on several occasions for the Barcelona youth team until 2019/2020 season when he made his debut for the Barcelona first team.
With this in mind, it would interest you to know that there are some interesting facts about this youngster that suggest that he will attain a great height in the world of football in a seeable future.
- Ansu Fati is the youngest player to score in the Champions League game:
Ansu Fati at the age of 17-year-old and 40 days achieved a great feat at the early stage of his career. Fati dethrones Peter Ofori-Quaye to become the youngest goalscorer in the Champions League game. He found the back of the net against Italian giant club Inter Milan at the group stage games of the 2019/20 Champions League season.
Asides from this, Ansu Fati is also the youngest Barcelona player to play in Champions League and he holds the title of being the youngest Barcelona player to score in the La Liga.
With all these achievements at age 17, there is no doubt that the Barcelona star will take the world of football by storm soon.