The 17-year-old netted an equaliser for Ronald Koeman’s side against Real Madrid in Saturday afternoon’s encounter in the tenth minute, breaking the previous record held by Madrid legend Raul Gonzalez.
Ansu celebrates his 18th birthday next week and this is the perfect early present.
1-1 Barça-Madrid Minuto 8. Pase de Jordi Alba y gol de Ansu Fati.
Goleadores más jóvenes en los 181 clásicos ligueros:
Ansu Fati 17 años y 359 días
Raúl 18 años y 95 días
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The teenage sensation already had secured the records of being the youngest ever scorer in the history of Barcelona, of the Spanish national team and in the Champions League.
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Fati is now one of the established attacking players at the club along with Lionel Messi and is aiming to establish himself ahead of the likes of Antoine Griezmann, Ousmane Dembele and Francisco Trincao.
The teenage prodigy has also starred for Spain in recent times – netting one goal in four international appearances having earned his first cap in September.