Author of smashing debuts with Barça, Pedri is grateful to Real Madrid for having failed him after an unsuccessful try.
He may be only 17 years old, Pedri, arrived this summer at FC Barcelona, had a successful debut in Catalonia, to say the least. Landed from Las Palmas, after only one season in the second division, the native of the Canaries only needed a few matches to convince Ronald Koeman. If he rarely starts, the one who has just become international hopefuls took advantage of his ten appearances with the Catalan club to score two goals.
The young midfielder does not regret his choice to have signed up with Barça in September 2019 just a few weeks after being rejected by … the real Madrid. “I spent a week of testing in Madrid. They told me that I did not have the level, he told the microphone of the Cadena Ser. They took me to an office and told me I was a little screwed up, but it helped me keep working and improving. I thank them, because now I am in the team in which I always wanted to be. “
Because according to him, Pedri is a longtime supporter of the Blaugrana. “I have always been for Barça,” he said, adding: “It has been demonstrated with my family. “What make this essay at the Merengue a bit special. “It was strange to wear the Madrid jersey when I had always worn Barça’s in the street,” he continued. “I think it was Barça that I wanted to be and I hope to continue for many more years. “
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