Three debuts for the illusion: Demir, Gavi and Balde gave the face in front of the Bayern


Barça, with three of the youngest players in the Champions League

Published:18/09/2021 - 23:36h

Updated:18/09/2021 - 23:36h

The youth are asking for step in European football and the first day of the Champions League has seen proof of this, with several promising youngsters on the field

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The FC Barcelona did not begin the UEFA Champions League 2021-2022 of the best way, after losing his split debut in front of the Bayern Munich with a goleada in which the directed by Ronald Koeman showed a version very little convincente, with a lot of errors and defensive and offensive lacks. Nevertheless, the youngest players finished 'lighting' a very grey night in the Camp Nou.

Yousuf Demir, Alejandro Balde and Gavi signed his official debut in the European competition and left samples of his big quality, deserving a sinfín of applauses by part of the fans that gathered in the feudo barcelonista. The three ingresaron to the field during the second part and, although little they could do to discount in the marker, improved the image of the team before the pitazo final.

"I remain me with that at the end they have gone in several youngsters of 18 years and have competed. It is what there is. Now we are those that are" said Gerard Hammered after the party, a message that also adopted Ronald Koeman in press conference, valuing the contribution of the more youngsters in a so complicated night for the Barcelona picture.

The true is that precisely the three footballers went in in the ranking of the more youngsters of the week inagural of the European competition. Gavi, of 17 years and 40 days, jumped to the field to the 59 minutes against the Bayern, whereas Alejandro Balde did it with 17 years and 331 days to replace to Jordi Alba that finished lesionado asking the change. Yousuf Demir Closes the ranking with 18 years and 104 days.

The more youngsters of the Champions League

By in front of Gavi, has colado the attacker of the Borussia Dortmund, Youssoufa Moukoko, with 16 years and 299 days, the one who contested 20 minutes of the crash in front of the Besiktas of Miralem Pjanic. Ingresó To replace to Malen, when the marker was 2-0. The party finalised with a 1-2. The youngest chamber has been Jude Bellingham (18 years and 78 days), the one who annotated the first goal of the conjoint Teutonic in Turkey.

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