Pedro González López, commonly known as Pedri, the Barcelona youngster, has revealed why he always tries to pass the ball to captain Lionel Messi when he gets it because every time the superstar touches the ball,,, something special happens.
Pedri was just called up to the Spain national team for the first time on Monday, and he said this following after Barcelona’s 4-1 win over Huesca in the La Liga at Camp Nou last night.
The 18-year-old also praised Lionel Messi for the records he achieved against Huesca.
“Is an absolute joy to play alongside Lionel Messi,” He said at a post-match press conference after the game.
“I enjoy going to training every day. “Whenever I get the ball, I try to pass to him because every time he touches the ball, something happens.
“It’s crazy what he’s achieving. He’s the best player in the world.”