Ansu Fati destroys Rakitic in training with magnificent skill (photo)
One more reason to be super excited about Fati!
Ansu Fati became the second-youngest footballer to play for Barca as Ernesto Valverde subbed in the 16-year-old in our latest La Liga match against Real Betis. Although it's easy to get excited about talented La Masia youngsters, what you'll see next is a proof that the sky is the limit for Fati.
Ansu receives the ball in the centre with Gerard Pique and Ivan Rakitic in front of him:
He goes to the right:
Sends Rakitic for a hotdog with a fake shot:
Unfortunately, the ball hit the post:
Interestingly enough, Fati played in the joker role, meaning he plays for the team currently in possession. The same role is usually played by Leo Messi when he is fit.
Will Fati eventually get Ivan out of the club?