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Who is Gavi, the Young Sensation of the World Cup?

The young Spaniard makes history alongside Pelé.

It didn't take long for Gavi to blow everyone's minds at the World Cup after scoring a stunning goal against Costa Rica in Spain's debut at the tournament. The FC Barcelona youngster won the man of the match award.

A few days ago, we looked at some Youngsters Taking the World Cup Stage by Storm, and Gavi was definitely on our list. The reigning Golden Boy Award winner, at just 18 years and 110 days old, proved that he is made for the big stage.

Gavi is the youngest player to score at a World Cup since Pelé (17 years and 249 days) in 1958. When your name is mentioned next to the Brazilian King, we know you are special, and the little Spaniard is definitely a gem.

The Spanish midfielder is a versatile player, able to cut out rival passes in the center of the field and deliver precise through balls. Today he also reminded us that he has a good mid-range shot, after scoring a goal by hitting the ball without stopping it.

The match against Costa Rica, which Spain won with a comprehensive score of 7-0, was Gavi's first in the World Cup. The pressure did not affect the young Spaniard, who completed 90.41% of his passes, scored a great goal, and dished out an assist.

Spain will face Germany next Sunday in what promises to be a clash of epic proportions between two of the last three world champions. Gavi will be there, next to Sergio Busquets and Pedri in midfield, playing his fantastic game and delighting everyone.