After starring for Barcelona‘s first crew, Ansu Fati has been drawing comparisons with team-mate Lionel Messi, but how do the 2 examine?
Since making his senior debut in opposition to Espanyol in October 2004, Messi has developed into one of the best players of all time, scoring 635 goals in 732 appearances for the club on the time of writing.
While a number of promising children have been in contrast to the legendary Argentine forward over time, they typically fail to live up to the billing.
Fati, nonetheless, has already damaged a number of records throughout his breakthrough year at Barcelona and genuinely seems to have a vivid future on the Nou Camp.
We’ve in contrast the 17-year-old’s present La Liga record to Messi’s stats in his first 25 league appearances to see how they examine.
Note: Fati made his first 25 La Liga appearances within the space of 13 months while it took Messi simply under two years to attain that determine.
Sub appearances: 13
Minutes played: 1,097
Minutes per goal: 121.8
Minutes per goal or assist: 109.7
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Sub appearances: 13
Minutes played: 1,077
Minutes per goal: 134.6
Minutes per goal or assist: 97.9
As the stats show, Messi and Fati had an eerily comparable record when breaking into the Barcelona first crew.
Despite their undoubted skill, the pair have been both progressively eased into the senior squad, starting on the bench for 13 of their first 25 league games.
While Fati averaged a goal on a barely more regular foundation, Messi was ready to provide more assists for his team-mates, a trait that he nonetheless possesses.
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