PROMISING FROM ALWAYS
Pedri Is not the only Barcelona that wins the "Golden Boy"
Published:22/11/2021 - 22:25h
Updated:22/11/2021 - 22:25h
Pedri Is not the only Barcelona that has won the prize "Golden Boy". Before him said recognition conquered it other footballers and ex footballers of the club
Since it arrived to the Barça in summer of 2020, the young midfield player Pedri González made a very good first season when Ronald Koeman still was trainer of the first team. His excellent exert carried it to win a place like one of the headlines and of the most stood out players.
His talent desbordante carried to Luis Enrique to summon it for the past edition of the Eurocopa in which Pedri was an indisputable headline in the centre of the field and in which his performances with Spain, carried it to win the prize to the best player of the mentioned competition. And more even considering that "The Red" arrived to the semifinals.
Pedri Also arrived to represent to Spain the Olympic games of Tokyo and did with a medal of silver. With the new award of the Golden Boy, Pedri already has guaranteeed a place in the history of the world-wide football. However, in recent years, Pedri was not the only footballer that dressing the Barcelona T-shirt that has won said prize.
Leo Messi did with the prize in 2005
In 2005 can find to another Barcelona in the list of winners, or ex Barcelona at present. It treats of Lionel Messi, since "The Flea" conquered said award after his debut with the first team of the Barça when it led it Frank Rijkaard.
There is other two players of the Barcelona with past and present in the Camp Nou that also have achieved to win the Golden Boy in his first years. The first is Cesc Fàbregas, that relieved to Messi in 2006 after his arrival to the English Arsenal. In fact, in said club the Spanish was playing until it went back to the Barça in summer of 2011.
The "Kun" Agüero
The second is Sergio "the Kun" Agüero, that attained to conquer said prize in the back year, in 2007. This was by his big season that had during his stage in the Athletic of Madrid, team in which it bequeathed to stand out afterwards of his arrival to Europe.
Pedri, the last
Now, and with the recognition of the "Golden boy", Pedri has closed of excellent form this year. To his 18 years, show to be an extremely promising footballer. And fortunately for the Barcelona, the youngster will be able to follow developing even more his talent in the Camp Nou by the next five years.