09/24/2021 at 9:03 AM CEST
Barcelona midfielder, Gavi Paéz, made his debut as a starter under Ronald Koeman in LaLiga. He started with Frenkie De Jong and Sergio Busquets in the midfield and was, without a doubt, one of the best sensations of the team. His dynamism and ball handling gave him great significance in the game, despite the gray coral version of the team.
The Sevillian, who last season he played with Juvenil A of FC Barcelona, completed a great preseason and has earned the trust of the Dutch coach, who He gave him minutes against Real Sociedad and also against Bayern in the Champions League and yesterday against Cádiz, where he already debuted in the eleven with only 17 years.
17 – At 17 years and 49 days, Gavi has been the second youngest player to debut as a starter with @FCBarcelona_es in #LaLiga in the 21st century, only surpassed by Ansu Fati (16 years and 318 days). Early. pic.twitter.com/HcB93kZ9cI
– OptaJose (@OptaJose) September 23, 2021
The canterano has appeared in the eleven of FC Barcelona for the first time and has become the second youngest player to do so in the 21st century in LaLiga with only 17 years and 49 days. Ahead is still leading Ansu Fati, who has inherited the number 10 from Leo Messi and will reappear shortly if the deadlines are met, with 16 years and 318 days.
Together with Nico Gonzáez and Demir, the sensations
The march of great and many players from the squad in this summer market, together with the large injured list, has opened the doors to young players who belong to the subsidiary.. This is the case of names like those of Gavi himself, but also those of Nico González or Yusuf Demir, who have the confidence of Ronald Koeman and will have a certain role during the course.
All three players have already debuted as members of the first team and are expected to continue in group dynamics in the short and medium term. Both Gavi and Demir already know what it is to be a starter at this start of the season, while the case of Nico González has not yet: He has played minutes against Real Sociedad, Bayern and Cádiz, but has not managed to start in the Barça midfield.