Barcelona left winger “Ansu Fati” unseated the late Juan Errazquin whose record went on for 95 years.
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) September 6, 2020
At 17 years and 311 days old Ansu Fati became spain’s youngest goalscorer with a superb strike from the outside area.
Fati who had earlier won a penalty which opened the scoring as sergio ramos knew where to put the ball safely. Ramos went on to deliver another goal on the 29th minute.
Fati comfortably unseats the late Juan Errazquin, who had held the title as Spain’s youngest goalscorer for 95 years, scoring his first goal against Switzerland in 1925 at the age of 18 years and 344 days.
1 – Aged 17 years and 311 days, Ansu Fati has become the youngest player to score for Spain 🇪🇸 in an international game. Exciting. pic.twitter.com/zqQ3k3UXFJ
— OptaJose (@OptaJose) September 6, 2020
Barcelona forward Fati became his club’s youngest ever goalscorer in La Liga last year with a goal against Osasuna and also became the youngest ever scorer in the history of the Champions League by netting against Inter Milan in December.
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Fati, who was born in Guinea-Bissau but moved to Seville in Spain aged six with his family, became Spain’s youngest player in 84 years when he made his debut in last Thursday’s 1-1 draw away to Germany.