Messi’s No.10 t-shirt at Barcelona gave to Ansu Fati
Lionel Messi’s No10 t-shirt at Barcelona has actually formally been given to Ansu Fati following the six-time Ballon d’Or winner’s relocate to Paris Saint-Germain
Speculation over whether Barca would retire the No.10 t-shirt has actually been raving given that Messi’s departure at the start of August, with the Catalan giants required to quit on re-signing the Argentine super star due to a continuous monetary crisis.
Barca have actually now revealed their choice to keep the jersey in blood circulation, and teenage forward Ansu has actually been provided the honour of following in the steps of Messi, who is now continuing his profession in France after signing up with PSG on a complimentary transfer.
Barca have actually validated the news with a video of Ansu existing with the t-shirt on social networks, with the caption: “Our new number 10. Made in La Masia. ANSUFATI.”
Ansu has actually been relied on with the No.10 t-shirt after an extremely appealing start to his profession at Barca, who brought him into the first-team fold in 2019 following his increase through their academy ranks over the previous 7 years.
The guy who topped Goal’s 2021 NXGN list has actually currently appeared in 42 video games throughout all competitors for the Blaugrana, discovering the internet on 13 celebrations while ending up being the club’s youngest ever goalscorer.
The 18-year-old’s development was stopped by a severe knee injury in November 2020, however he has actually simply gone back to complete training after 9 months on the sidelines, and might be in line to return when Ronald Koeman’s side handle Bayern Munich in the Champions League group phase after the global break.
Ansu has actually been called among the most amazing young gamers of his generation, however he has a long method to precede he can match the accomplishments of Messi.
The Argentina global assisted Barca get 34 significant prizes throughout his time at Camp Nou, consisting of 10 La Liga titles and 4 European Cups, scoring 674 objectives along the method – making him their all-time record scorer.
Ansu is still on the lookout for his very first piece of flatware with Barca and they are now in the middle of a transitional duration, with the similarity Antoine Griezmann, Carles Alena and Emerson Royal all having actually followed Messi out the exit door as they continue to attempt and lower their wage expense.
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— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona September 1, 2021