Ansu Fati has made history at Barcelona in such a short space of time that even Lionel Messi’s continued absence through injury has not been felt too keenly. After making his debut at the age of 16 years and 298 days in the 5-2 defeat of Real Betis in August, he became Barca’s youngest LaLiga goalscorer after […]
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Clement Lenglet called for patience around Ansu Fati after the teenager’s excellent display in Barcelona’s 5-2 win over Valencia. The 16-year-old marked his first Barca start with a goal and an assist inside seven minutes at Camp Nou on Saturday, adding to his maiden strike against Osasuna before the international break. It made Fati the youngest […]
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Ansu Fati produced another star performance as Barcelona routed Valencia 5-2 at Camp Nou on Saturday to close the gap to LaLiga leaders Atletico Madrid. Winger Fati, just 16, got a goal and an assist for Frenkie de Jong in the first seven minutes of his full debut for the club, having become their youngest league goalscorer […]
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Some players come out of nowhere and make a name for themselves with one or two good performances. Others are top youngsters that simply take advantage of their first chance they find within the senior team. Ansu Fati is the latest example of the latter phenomenon. Ernesto Valverde gave Fati the chance to start on […]
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Neymar claimed he can handle hostility from Paris Saint-Germain fans and “personal reasons” were behind his desire to quit the club. The Brazil forward was jeered by PSG’s supporters during Saturday’s Ligue 1 victory over Strasbourg at the Parc des Princes. Neymar secured all three points for his side with a spectacular bicycle kick in injury time. He […]
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Diego Simeone says he worries about “everything offensively and defensively” and admitted Atletico Madrid need to improve after seeing their 100 per cent start in LaLiga ended by Real Sociedad. Atletico entered Saturday’s contest, the first competitive fixture played at Sociedad’s Reale Arena, having won their opening three league matches. However, a fired-up Sociedad took […]
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Ansu Fati’s extraordinary rise continued on Saturday as he got a goal and an assist within seven minutes of his first LaLiga start for Barcelona. The 16-year-old became Barca’s youngest ever goalscorer in the top flight when he came off the bench to score in the 2-2 draw with Osasuna prior to the international break. […]
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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said Eden Hazard was still some way short of being match fit after a low-key debut in Saturday’s victory over Levante. Hazard made a subdued start to his Madrid career with an appearance as a second-half substitute in a 3-2 win against Levante at the Bernabeu. The Belgium international, who […]
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Manchester United are preparing a bid for Real Madrid’s Toni Kroos, according to German outlet Bild. Real have a long-standing interest in United’s Paul Pogba. Head coach Zinedine Zidane is adamant about bringing his compatriot to the Santiago Bernabeu, and by all accounts, he isn’t interested in any other alternative. The club were linked with […]
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Eden Hazard helped lift the growing gloom around Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid as he made his long-awaited debut in a 3-2 LaLiga win at home to Levante on Saturday. Amid driving rain in the Spanish capital – Hazard must have thought he would play in better conditions after leaving London – he made a bright […]
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