November 16, 2020

Ansu Fati becomes youngest Clasico scorer in 21st century to damage Vinicius Jr’s record.

Ansu Fati becomes youngest Clasico scorer in 21st century to damage Vinicius Jr's record.

Not since Alfonso Navarro in 1947 has someone so young engraved their method into the annals of the world-famous rivalry.

Ansu Fati has cemented himself in Clasico history by becoming the youngest player to score in the Barcelona vs Real Madrid fixture in the 21st century at simply 17 years and also 359 days old.

Saturday’s masterpiece lived up to its billing in the onset, with Federico Valverde opening up the scoring for Madrid after latching onto Karim Benzema’s through-ball with only 5 mins on the clock.

It took Barcelona teen Fati a plain three mins to recover parity at Camp Nou, however, locating himself on completion of a great cut-back from Jordi Alba to level points at 1-1.

In doing so, the young person reserved his location in Clasico mythology as the youngest ever to locate the internet in the historical fixture this century in La Liga.