Speaking after Barcelona’s 4-0 win over Villarreal on Sunday night, the club’s director of institutional and sporting relations, Guillermo Amor, admitted the importance of 17-year-old forward Ansu Fati.

Ansu is still very young, but he has a strong personality and knows what he wants. He has goals in him too. Ansu Fati is the present but also the future of Barcelona.”

Fati scored two goals in Barça’s first game of the season on Sunday night, a comfortable 4-0 victory against Unai Emery’s Villarreal at Camp Nou.