Thursday, April 18th, 2013
Barcelona youngster Gerard Deulofeu has been bubbling away all season, continuing to progress amid suggestions he is the most talented young forward to come out of La Masia since Lionel Messi.
Deulofeu has been banging in the goals for Barcelona B and is expected to be a first team squad member for season 2013/2014.
On Wednesday, Deulofeu was part of the Spain Under-20 side that played Getafe in friendly ahead of the World Cup for this age group in Turkey coming up in June and July.
The Spain side dominated proceedings and were 3-0 up by the 38th minute, eventually winning 3-1.
The Barcelona starlet grabbed the pick of the goals with the third as he slalomed past a number of defenders before squeezing the ball home at the near post.
Inevitably, there were comparisons with Lionel Messi…
See for yourself below.