Se usually defines as 'millennials' the generation of young people born at the end of the 20th century who did not reach the age of majority before the new millennium. His successors are known as 'Generation Z', post-millennial … or'twomillennial', since they were born from the year 2000.
The pioneering footballers of this new generation have just turned 18 and despite their youth had already thrashed in all major competitions except in LaLiga. The ValencianistFerran Torresthey are the league counter of these players born in full 'effect 2000'.
On January 19, 2019 will be for the memory of the newspaper archives as the day when the first soccer player born in 2000 scored goal in LaLiga. I had done it beforeVinciusin Copa against Melilla, but the honor of being the pioneer in the best league in the world will remain forever in the hands of the young Ferrn Torres.
In England, the first 'two-millenial' goal also came this season from the hand of Ryan Sessegnon in the defeat of Fulham against Cardiff City. Months later I repeated the diary against Wolverhampton and already in 2019,Michael Obafemiis added to the list with the Southampton shirt.
Germany already opened the door of the goal to 'Generation Z' last season.Jann-Fiete Arp, promising forward of Hamburg scored two consecutive days at the end of 2017 to release a list that has been filled with gamers likeJadon Sancho(Borussia Dortmund), who already has 7 goals in the Bundesliga,Josh Sargent(Werder Bremen) andAhmed Kutucu(Schalke 04)
It came to be called the 'new Balotelli' but the evolution ofMoise Kean(Juventus) has been very restrained after debuting as a scorer with 17 years in Italy on the last day of the 2016/17 season. One day later he did the samePietro Pellegri(Genoa), born in 2001, and both returned to thrashing the next campaign on six occasions between the two. This season, there have been no 'twomillennial' goals in Serie A.
Son of a legend of PSG,Timothy Weahthey are with the Parisian team on the first day of this season. He also scored in the French Supercup but he barely played a game again. Due to Celtic in the winter market, he has already made his debut with a goal in the Scottish Cup. In France, the aforementioned campaign has also marked this campaignPietro Pellegri, now in the ranks of the Mnaco, as well as his partnerBenoit Badiashile, another born in 2001.
The first born in 2000 able to score in the Russian league presents a curious fact.Ilya Skrobotovplays central defense and leaving the bench gave a victory to Zenit last season against Dynamo Moscow with an accurate header. This 2018/19,Mikhail Ignatovis added to the list with the shirt of Spartak Moscow.
The First Portuguese has the honor of being the first major European league (7 per UEFA coefficient) to see a 'post-millennial' mark.Pedro Netocant goal on May 14, 2017 in a Braga-Nacional … and nobody has imitated him to date. l, in fact, now militates in Lazio where he has not even debuted in Serie A.
The maximum European club competition is also already a fertilized territory for the 'Z generation'. The aforementionedJadon Sanchohas been the first, and at the moment unique, born from 2000 on golear after hearing the anthem of the Champions.
The Europa League has already seen five 'dosmillenials' but the best story is that of the CypriotDimitris Raspasthat saw door last October 4 … in the 3 only minutes that played in the entire competition! His goal of consolation against Bayer Leverkusen came the same day as that ofEmile Smith-Rowefor the Arsenal. Then they joined the listCallum Hudson-Odoi(Chelsea),Paulinho(Leverkusen) andGlenn Middleton(Rangers)
Argentine soccer saw the first 'dosmilnico' golear at the end of 2017.Julin Carranzathey are in the defeat ofBanfieldagainst Argentinos Juniors and has returned to see door other 4 times establishing itself as one of the great promises of the country along with other names such asThiago Almada(3 goals with Vlez Sarsfield),Matas Pellegrini(2 targets with Students),Gastn Vern(Argentines) orIgnacio Aliseda(Defense and Justice)
Diego Linezopen the box of the Mexican 'generazin Z' with a double at the age of 18. Your good performance withAmericahas earned him thesigning for Betisthis same winter market. Repeat in Spain and join Ferrn Torres in the LaLiga list before Vincius?
Undoubtedly, the best premier scorer of a 'dosmillenial' to date is the oneDiber Caicedowith theDeportivo Cali. His great free direct left hallucinated to coffee fans who pointed his name with capital letters.
And another Colombian likeJess Ferreirahad the honor to score in his debut with theDallas FCand become the first born in the year 2000 to goleader in the MLS.
Finally, it is necessary to highlight the name ofFernando Ovelar, born in 2004, whose goal with 14 years toOlympia of Aunsinin the Paraguayan 'Clsico' he went around the world just a few months ago.