Aged simply 17 years and 311 days, the Barcelona ahead broke the 95-year report that was set by Juan Errazquin — who scored his first worldwide aim aged 18 years and 344 days.

Fati made historical past by firing in his crew’s third aim of the sport, topping off a sensational show from the teen which began with profitable a penalty within the opening minutes.

“Although I do know him [Fati] effectively and what he is able to, I can not say I am not stunned,” Spain supervisor Luis Enrique instructed reporters after the sport.

“He confirmed such bravery and daring to do what he did within the second minute, beating a participant so naturally. I can not bear in mind him doing something like this earlier than.”

Coach Luis Enrique gives instructions to Ansu Fati during the UEFA Nations League match.

New Messi?

Regardless of defender Sergio Ramos scoring two targets within the recreation, Fati was the standout performer.

The ahead — who turned Barcelona’s youngest scorer in La Liga and can also be the youngest participant to ever rating within the Champions League — was a continuing thorn in Ukraine’s facet along with his direct runs and trickery.

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Questions will now be requested as as to whether the teen can step into the footwear of legend Lionel Messi at membership stage.

The Argentine had needed to go away Barcelona this 12 months however has considerably reluctantly agreed to remain.

Regardless of this, Fati may have the possibility to determine himself subsequent season with the membership trying to revamp the primary crew and concentrate on the long run.

“At this age it is easy for all of the reward to go to your head however he is mature sufficient to know that the trail he’s taking in the mean time is the one he wants to remain on to develop as a participant,” Enrique added.

“He is humble, he is calm and I am certain it will not have an effect on him.”


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