List of youngest international scorers, Barcelona kid join the likes of Rooney, Maradona and Pele

List of youngest international scorers, Barcelona kid join the likes of Rooney, Maradona and Pele

Yesterday, Ansu Fati became the youngest player to ever score for Spain as he netted his country's third goal in the UEFA Nations League game against Ukraine at the age of just 17 years and 314 days

ESPN reveal the names, the ages of other nations' youngest-ever scorers and the exact year when this record was set.

England: Wayne Rooney, 17 years and 317 days, 2003;
France: Maurice Gastiger, 17 years and 126 days, 1914;
Italy: Bruno Nicole, 18 years and 258 days, 1958;
USA: Christian Pulisic, 17 years and 253 days, 2016;
Germany: Willy Baumgartner, 17 years and 102 days, 1908;
Brazil: Pele, 16 years and 259 days, 1957;
Argentina: Diego Maradona, 18 years 216 days, 1979.
Myanmar: Aung Kyaw Tun, 14 years and 93 days, 2000.

Fati also became the youngest Barcelona player to score in La Liga and the youngest player to score in the Champions League, among his other records last season. Follow us on Google newsTwitter and on Facebook
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