Youssoufa Moukoko became one of the great attractions of a new Champions League date as he became the youngest player to debut in that competition. Moukoko plays in Borussia Dortmund and they already compare him with Lionel Messi and that is why the FC Barcelona player sent him a very special gift that nobody expected.
Borussia Dortmund is one of the model clubs when it comes to detecting young talent. In recent years, several players have appeared who are destined to be the best in the world in a few years. For this reason, in the last Champions League game, Youssoufa Moukoko debuted with only 16 years and a few days.
For his 16th birthday, Lionel Messi sent him a T-shirt signed by the entire FC Barcelona squad and a photo of himself. This gift meant a lot to Youssoufa Moukoko as the young Borussia Dortmund player admitted to having a great idolatry for the Argentine forward. Lionel Messi's gesture surprised everyone.
Youssoufa Moukoko is a player of great skill and that is why he won to be called the new Lionel Messi. Erling Haaland himself admitted that what Youssoufa Moukoko does at his age cannot be done by anyone. Moukoko has a great future ahead of him but he will have to know how to carry the burden of being called Messi Aricano.