1. Gavi and Nico
Another two more teenagers after Ansu Fati, are Nicolas Gonzalez Iglesias and Gavi. They can be a great future for Barcelona and La Liga. Both begin their La Liga 2021 campaign in good nod. In the match against Levante, the youngster’s included in starting XI. Both the young midfielders shows impressive performance. The Spanish Midfielder is all set to steal the show after his brilliant display in midfield. But at the last moment, his performance is overlooked due to Fati’s superb comeback with a goal.
While the Spanish midfielder Nicolas started slowly but after a few later he find his redeem in the game. Despite losing their star La Masia graduate Ilaix Moriba this summer. Catalan giants are strong enough as they have a talented and young midfielder in their squad. Players like Frenkie De Jong, Pedri, Riqui Puig, Nicolas and Gour are midfield options.
2. Memphis and Luuk De Jong
The Dutch duo both also scores a goal against Levante. Depay opens the scoresheet for Barcelona in early 7 min with a penalty. He is looking quite good and confident from several games by scoring goals, winning and a few more. But he could not again Aitor Fernandez by direct shots. Memphis begin his La Liga 2021 journey in very good nod despite the pressure after Lionel Messi departure
While in other side Luuk de Jong scores his first-ever goal for Barcelona against Levante in La Liga 2021. He finishes by netting the perfectly weighted pass by Sergino Dest. The former Seville forward express that it was beautiful to score a goal for Barcelona after failing in the last three matches.
3. Dest as a left-back
20 years old American footballer Sergino Dest played out of his regular position as a left-back against Levante. He displays a great performance even it is one of his best performances in Barcelona since he arrives at La Liga 2021. And he also provides his second assist for Barcelona before halftime. Dest pass a perfectly weighted ball towards Luuk de Jong.
And the Dutch International score the goal by beating Levante Goalkeeper on the left side. So, when Dest plays as a left-back he cuts inside and is available to link with his more teammates. Therefore, he again likely expected to play as a left-back in the match against Benfica. As their regular left-back Jordi Alda is expected to miss them again due to his injury.
4. Ronald Koeman
Koeman future at Camp Nou is still in speculation even after Barcelona win over Levante. The former Ajax coach is on thin ice and it is not clear whether any of Joan Laporta target managers will take the charge. The Dutchman watch the match against Levante from the stands as he was a ban from the touchline. Therefore means that the assistant coach Alfred Schreuder had taken the charge. Alfred manages the game very well from touchline.
The win over Levante is the much-needed one for both Barcelona and Koeman which might relieve some pressures. And also the return of 18 years old Ansu Fati after 10 months will be added much positivity to the team. Koeman look very happy on Ansu Fati and at his return goal as his first appearance in La Liga 2021. So, after the match ban, Koeman will be back in the Champions League match on Wednesday against Benfica.
5. Ansu Fati returns to Barcelona Shirts
One of the shining youngsters in the modern football era Ansu Fati makes his return to La Liga after his Knee injury. 18 years old winger get sidelines for 323 days (10 months) after he got hurt in the knees. Barcelona fans are not getting that much excitement in the new season of La Liga 2021. As Barca performance in the campaign is not that great but the returns of 18 years old at Camp Nou brings back hope and excitement.
Fati makes his first appearance for Barca as a substitute in the new season at 81st minutes by replacing the second goal scorer Luke de Jong. Fati enters Camp Nou with the iconic no 10 shirts. Ansu Fati scores a goal against Levante in extra time. Therefore, he again giving hope to Barca fans to dream.