Alejandro Garnacho, the man from Madrid who chose not to go with Spain

Accustomed to giving opportunities to kids all his life in Hollandthe first thing Erik Ten Hag did when he arrived at the Manchester Utd in April 2022 was to debut Alexander Garnacho (1-7-2004). A minute and the discount substituting Elangayes, but nothing less than against him Chelsea. It was then that some antennas were activated to wonder what a 17-year-old from Madrid was doing debuting with the red devils and above all, why he had already debuted with the Argentine U-20 team on March 26 against USA in Ezeiza in one of those games that seem to be set up especially to protect talent. And that, by the way, he saw Messi from the stands…

Of a Spanish father (Alex) and Argentine mother (Patricia Ferreyra), garnacho started playing in the Municipal school of arroyomolinosa municipality of about 30,000 inhabitants in the southwest of Madrid. There he detected the talent of him the Athletic of Madrid, who took him to his quarry. Garnacho began to make a career and, as a striker for Infant Bwas the top scorer in the LaLiga Promises tournament in December 2016. Admirer of Cristiano Ronaldohe Manchester Utd always caught his attention. Until in the year of the pandemic, 2020, and for only 500,000 euros, she flew to Old Trafford, where he stood out from the beginning. Last year, Garnacho won the trophy Jimmy Murphy to the best young player of the year. It is not anything. Among the list of winners of this award are legends such as Hugues, ryan giggs, Paul Scholes; and players of the present Rashford. Since he marked the Real society in the first phase of the competition, in addition, he is the youngest scorer in the history of the united in European competition ahead of a certain George Best.

with the tattoos of Oliver Atom and Benji Pricefrom the mythical series champions, as one of his hallmarks, Garnacho decided, during the process of becoming a star, to change his team. A visit by Javier Mascherano to Manchester, where he met with Nick Cox, director of the academy; and Darren Fletcherformer player of united and now technical director of the red devils, was decisive. Garnacho ended up making his debut with the U-20 albiceleste team, with whom he has already accumulated four matches, and was called up with the absolute for a couple of qualifying matches for the world of Qatar before Venezuela and Ecuador. It did not debut. garnacho was disappointed to be left off the list of the worldmore after absences due to injury to Nico Gonzalez and Belt. However, nothing seems to have changed after Qatar. At least from the side of Spain. From the FEF they confess to AS that garnacho will not play with Spain. Today you will have the opportunity to play for your country and on one of the biggest stages in the world, the Camp Nou.

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