At 17 years and 62 days old, Gavi Gavi broke an 85-year-old record when he to took the San Siro field for the 2-1 victory over Italy to reach the Nations League final.
Luis Enrique described him as Spain's "present and future" and the international press praised him comparing his performance against his idol's, Verratti. "He was born in 2004, but he plays like a real footballer. He made Verratti struggle", claimed 'La Gazzetta dello Sport'.
Gavi is predicted to start on Sunday in the Nations League final against France. He could win his first major trophy on his second match for Spain at the age of 17.
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