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Barcelona sensational wonder kid

Written by Abdul Mateen

Born on 31st October 2002,  Ansu Fati has been Seen by many as the most talented player currently within Barca's famed La Masia academy, Fati has been earmarked for success from an early age.

On 24th 2019, Ansu Fati signed his first professional contract with Catalan giants Fc Barcelona until 2022.

Ansu Fati made his first debut for Laliga champions Fc Barcelona in their second league game of the 2019/20 season when Real betis visited camp Nou on 25 August 2019, the 16 years old wonder kid came in the dying minutes of the game as a substitute for goalscorer Carles Perez in 5-2  home win over real betis.

He scored his first senior side goal for Spanish champions Fc Barcelona when they visited Osasuna at home (Pamplona), becoming the youngest player(16years) to score in Barcelona history.

Ansu Fati has been impressive on the field,Good dribbling skills, pace, create and run into space and a good goal scoring form, Enersto Valverde’s said in post match conference.

The teenager also won Lionel Messi heart  when he made his first debut, Pictures of Ansu Fati and Messi has since then gone viral

A precocious teenager himself, Messi was taken under the wing of Ronaldinho, with the Brazil international then the unrivalled star turn and became the talisman of  the Catalan Giants.

People are asking has Messi finally found a successor in the shape of Ansu Fati, well time will tell, the teenager has a lot of chapters left to write .