Pedri, celebrating a goal


Pedri, the Canarian 'Iniesta' who has become hope culé

Published:29/12/2019 - 17:42h

Updated:29/12/2019 - 17:42h

Barça knew how to move before anyone else to take Pedri, a 17-year-old midfielder who dazzles in Las Palmas and is already compared to Iniesta

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Already it does years that the big European clubs have changed his philosophy of signings. Since the prices that the teams ask by the players consecrated has multiplied exponencialmente, now opts in a lot of occasions for bringing footballers very young and of big projection of future paying quantities very affordable by them.

The FC Barcelona has added to this type of dynamics of market and the past summer made a bet of future that has very good paints. It treats of Pedro González López, more known like Pedri, a midfield player that, with only 17 years, is showing to have an excellent born talent in the rows of ThePalms .

The FC Barcelona paid 5 million euros by him and left it yielded in the Canarian team until final of season, something that is contributing to the progression of the footballer in Second Division. The plans go through to incorporate to the footballer in the filial of face to the next campaign, so that it adapt to the dynamics of Barcelona game before giving the big jump to the first team.

Pedri Is defined like a very complete midfield player, of big driving, big vision of game, precision in the passes, arrival from second line and capacity to handle the two legs without losing effectiveness. In fact, so much some of the technicians that had in his stage of training like Pepe Mel, that at present directs him in The Palms, coincide in comparing his style to the of Andrés Iniesta.

The young Canarian jewel is used to to occupy indistinctly the positions of mediapunta, being able to act so much in the centre as in any one of the two bands. In fact, even it arrived to make the proofs to play in the Real Madrid, although finally it did not finish fichando by the white team. His thin physical build and the fact of not being high even did that it arrived him to descartar by other teams before The Palms.

A culé of cradle

Pedri Proceeds of a familiar generation very tied to the FC Barcelona, since his grandfather and his father chaired crags barcelonistas in Canaries. Now the young midfield player will be able to fulfil his dream and in the Camp Nou already rub the hands thinking in the talent of the young crack that signed does hardly some months.

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