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Leverkusen’s wonderkid ‘dreams of playing for Barcelona’

Wed 06 January 2021 | 14:04

Florian Wirtz, 17, was fast to jump to the first-team to cover Kai Havertz’s void, who Chelsea for a whopping €80 million deal.

Although it’s only the second season of the teenager,


has established himself as a regular starter in Leverkusen’s 4-1-4-1 squad. The 17-year-old has been among


stars this season as the club facing immense competition for the Champions League spots in the form of

RB Leipzig, Borussia Monchengladbach, Wolfsburg,


Borussia Dortmund

. The German attacking midfielder has provided 2 goals and 5 assists during his 13 Bundesliga appearances for the Die Werkself.


has revealed his biggest dream in an interview with Sport1:

“I always want to be the best. As a kid, I have dreamt of playing for Barça. That has not changed, but it can wait.”

source: SportMob