Law of September 17, 2023. at 10:47 CEST
The footballer, on loan from Barça, played his first minutes in the Premier League
did comes from the bench and with 0-2 in favor of Brighton on the scoreboard
Ansu Fati experienced first-hand what it means to make his Premier League debut. Playing in the most competitive league in the world is not easy, even for a talent like Ansu. And in the duel between Manchester United and Brighton Old Trafford It was his first test another language completely different.
The young Barcelona footballer He entered the field in the 64th minute replaces Adam Lallana. At this point his team had already taken the lead twice and the game was more than on track. Even so, Ansu had enough time to show his qualities and secure the three points with another goal from his boots.
A debut with a good taste in the mouth
In the action of Joao Pedro’s goal, Ansu He makes a perfect, unmarking move to the far post to drag a United defender and create the perfect space for the Brazilian to shoot. Apart from this good game, had the opportunity to score his goal in a one-on-one game with Onana that was misleading.
However, the reality is this The young man, on loan from Barça, will have to fight hard to secure a place in Roberto De Zerbi’s team. Brighton’s performance at Old Trafford shows that their teammates are made of different materials and already have a feel for what it means to perform at their best on the big stage.
It’s too early to say anything and it remains to be seen what happens next. his adaptation to Premier League football. It will also depend on his physical condition whether he can develop his full offensive potential and offer the team his best qualities. Seeing him form a forward line with Mitoma, March and Evan Ferguson is a very appealing scenario.
Next up on the “Seagulls” calendar is their premiere in Europe League next Thursday before AEK de Atenasthree days before the duel against Bournemouth by Andoni Iraola also at home. The competition in Europe will also be a positive incentive for Ansu, who will have the opportunity to test himself in another new competition for him.