Amazing, adorable highlights from Real Madrid and FC Barcelona's under-12 match
March 28, 2016 - Uncategorized
Real Madrid and FC Barcelona are two of the best soccer teams in the world. They employ many of the world’s most amazing players and whenever the two Spanish clubs clash, the match is given a special name: El Clasico.
Now imagine all that, but with 11- and 12-year olds instead of grown men. Madrid and Barcelona also have youth academies, which feature precociously talented future pros, and they met for their “Mini-Clasico” this weekend. It’s adorable — and really impressive.
The star of the day was a youngster named Toni Caravaca — we’ll get to him in a minute. But first, check out this four-minute highlight video recapping the match. From the kids’ super-serious expressions, to their preternatural skills, to their carbon-copy uniforms, it’s surreal to watch. Read more…