The 16-year-old was important in Mallorca’s 4-0 win over Logroñés 4-0. And he had the pleasure of getting his baptism on-line.
Luka Romero will keep in mind his entire life this Sunday’s victory in opposition to him Logroñés (4-0), which helped Mallorca to remain forward of the classification of the Second Division League of Spanish soccer: “I made the aim and I began crying,” he declared on the finish of the sport, after having scored his first aim, with solely 16 years and 11 days.
“I didn’t consider it, I’ve considered my mom, my father, the individuals who help me. I didn’t consider it,” defined Luka, who after his baptism within the community raised his arms to heaven in reminiscence of Diego Armando Maradona.
On social media, the footballer who’s already in contrast by some to Lionel Messi wrote: “Very glad for the primary aim with Mallorca and for one more victory. This goes for you D10S.”
Born in Durango, Mexico, within the bosom of an Argentine household – a rustic that he already warned that he needs to signify -, he stated that when he scored his first aim as knowledgeable he additionally had a reminiscence for his grandmother “Mabel, who’s watching from above” .
Luka additionally indicated: “Everybody helps me lots, the coach (Luis García Plaza), the squad, my household. All my teammates have been glad as a result of I had put it in.”
Romero has already performed as a world with the Argentina Below-15 Nationwide Group within the South American championship of the class held in Paraguay in 2019.
His debut was a report, as he was the youngest participant to make his debut within the Spanish First Division at 15 years and 229 days. He did it final season on the Alfredo Di Stéfano stadium in opposition to Actual Madrid.
Now he grew to become the second-earliest participant in historical past to attain in an official match, after Jose Saez, who with 15 years and 337 days, scored in a Levante-Badalona.
Luka has performed within the decrease classes of the Balearic membership since he was eleven years outdated. In 2011 he went to a take a look at at Barcelona and, though he handed it, the Barça entity rejected his signing as a result of he resided in Mallorca and never in Barcelona, a vital requirement to retain him at La Masía.
The nice aim he scored in opposition to Logroñés highlighted all of the soccer expertise that the younger Argentine pearl treasures. He was unmarked on the exact second to obtain the ball in the direction of his good leg, his left foot, and didn’t hesitate for a second to set off an unstoppable shot.
He had solely been on the pitch for 14 minutes, however they have been sufficient to convey out all of the soccer virtues that made him what he’s: a participant with an excellent future forward of him.