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We don't regret to inform you that we know everything about football here at Pro:Direct, therefore, we welcome you to Episode 2 of our weekly feature 'One's to Watch'.  A weekly feature you'll want to read and watch as we give you a baller in world football that's on form. 

From stats to clips, background to future, here's why we think Ansu Fati is "One to Watch".

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Ansu Fati: Profile

Date of Birth: 31 October 2002
Place of Birth: Bissau
Football Nation: Guinea-Bissau
Current Club: Barcelona
Height: 1.78m (5.8 feet)
Position: Winger
Preferred Foot: Right
Shirt Number: 31
International Caps: 0

Firstly, you may be thinking what a horrible nickname for a young player, but Ansu Fati is far from it coming in at a frightening 5.8 feet and weighing 10 stone. But that's what makes him so special, oh and the fact he's still only 16 years old. 

Let's get into why Ansu Fati is our week two 'One to Watch'.

Currently the youngest player EVER to score in the La Liga for Barcelona, his value has risen 10-fold in just six professional games. So, how can a player with just six games under his belt be one to watch? His liking to the GOAT, Lionel Messi, is one of them, however his all-round play is incredible for young teenager playing at the highest stage. Here're the numbers the 'wee-man' is churning out:

Appearances (all comps): 5
Goals Scored (all Comps): 2
Goals Per Minute: 87
Big Chances Created: 1
Assists: 1
Passing Accuracy: 83%
Ariel Duels Won: 33.3%
Yellow Cards: 0
Red Cards: 0

Notable moments this season:

As it's his first 5 games in professional football you'd think it'd be tough to find any memorable moments, yet with this young baller there's plenty; youngest ever player, youngest ever goal scorer, scored first goal within a minute of playing. He became Barcelona's youngest ever goalscorer with a header against Osasuna at the age of 16 years and 304 days, breaking the record of Bojan Krkic in 2007.

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We promise you this lad will be a baller and as ever who would we be without giving you the full details on the Barcelona replica kits and Fati's dancing shoes. You can cop the full Barcelona Home, Away and Third Kits online at HERE. Ansu matches his natural talent with a pair of Nike Phantom VNM's, again you can cop your pair HERE.


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