101 FOOTBALLERS RISEN
The Barça bets by its quarry: A 21st century with 101 promotions to the first team
Published:28/11/2020 - 18:41h
Updated:28/11/2020 - 18:41h
In the 21st century the FC Barcelona rose to 101 young players to the first team, a proof that La Masia has a big weight in the Barcelona club
The Barcelona club showed in the 21st century that follows a same line to give importance to the players of his house, since until 101 footballers have risen to the first team from the year 2002. The confidence in The Masia is one of the main pillars of the institution.
Óscar Mingueza and Konrad de la Fuente were the last in rising in the party of the UEFA Champions League in Kiev and the first players of the Barça B in debuting in an official party with the Dutch trainer.
Of the same way, Koeman deposited his confidence in Ansu Fati (in spite of his injury), went the youngest footballer in debuting with the T-shirt of the Barça with 16 years. After him, with 17 years, are Bojan, Muniesa, Messi, Oriol Laughed, Deulofeu and Adama.
It is necessary to stand out that a figure that has been fundamental to promote the spirit of The Masia was Pep Guardiola, the one who gave the leadership of the team to Messi, Xavi, Iniesta or Valdés like base of the best Barça of the history. In front of this panorama, to the equal that Pep, Koeman also believes in the youngsters.
The 101 risen
They are the following: Ansu Fati, Bojan, Muniesa, Messi, Oriol Laughed, Deulofeu, Adama, Thiago, Reina, Oiuer, Giovani Two Saints, Sergi Gómez, Iniesta, Assulin, Masó, Halilovic, Dongou, Rafinha, Sergi Roberto, Miranda, Jeffren, Marc Crosas, Oriol Busquets, Oriol Romeu, Aleñá, Jorge Cuenca, Munir, Bartra, Motta, Sandro, Carbonell, Cucurella, Fernando Navarro, Abel Ruiz, Kaptoum, Riqui Puig, Konrad, Sergio García, Jonathan Two Saints, Montañés, Valiente, Samper, Chumi, Cantalapiedra, Fontàs, Montoya, Santamaría, Hill, Gumbau, Sergio Busquets, Tello, Rueda, Rodri, Víctor Sánchez, Botía, David Sánchez, Rubén and Trashorras.
In addition to these 101 players that have risen directly from the basic football to the first team, other six pertinent players of the quarry have premièred with the T-shirt of the Barça, although had a previous step by other teams: Gerard Hammered, Aleix Vidal, Cesc Fàbregas, Denis Suárez, Gerard López and Jordi Alba.