The Barcelona star spoke in press statements about his ambitions with the Catalan team this season and his desire to do better in the upcoming seasons.
Real Madrid managed to beat Real Betis 4-0 in the 32nd round of the Spanish La Liga.
Lamin Yamal is part of the club’s history
Lamine Yamal has already become part of the history of FC Barcelona: in front of Betis, the young footballer became at the age of 15, 9 months and 16 days the youngest player to make his debut in the league with Barcelona.
And the player said: “I experienced a lot of emotions when I entered the field, I was touched by the vision of the Camp Nou. But little by little, all the nervous tension dissipated and I tried to be as relaxed as possible. My teammates also helped me a lot, for which many thanks to them. I am very happy that I managed to get this record, but I hope that I can achieve more ” .
Xavi talking to the player
He explained: “Xavi told me to gain confidence through the first passes and if I could, handle what I always do, that’s what I tried to do. He was with me from the very beginning.”
When asked about his style of play, Lamin Yamal confirmed that “on the playing field I feel more comfortable on the far right” and described himself as “a creative player with great skill”.
It is worth noting that Barcelona are top of the La Liga standings with 79 points from 32 rounds, 11 points ahead of their nearest competitor, Real Madrid.