The club are delighted with Pedri but want him to put on a little more muscle
Pedri González is the sensation of Barcelona. In fact, he’s the sensation of Europe, too, after his performance against Juventus.
The attacking midfielder from Tenerife took full advantage of his first start in the Champions League by giving a recital against the Italian champions.
One of the aspects most commented on after the game was his ability to get the better of much stronger opponents — he was more than able to ‘dance’ with Juan Cuadrado.
The reality is that both Barça and Pedri know he still needs to take a step forward physically. But there’s no rush. Don’t forget he’s still just 17 and his body is still growing, so the plan must reflect said circumstances. Anything else could be counter-productive.continue reading