Every now and then a story breaks about the new next best thing. Typically there’s some kid somewhere who has scored a goal he shouldn’t have. Whether that be because of the skill involved or because of his age. We have a story which combines the two this week. Just who is record breaking goal scorer Enes Sali?
Who is Enes Sali?
This week Enes Sali made history as the youngest scorer in the history of the Romanian top flight.
He netted the last goal of a 5-0 victory aged just 15 years, six months and 21 days old.
Who does Enes Sali play for?
Enes Sali is a first team squad member for Farul Constanța, the teenager plays under Romanian legend Gheorghe Hagi.
Where was Enes Sali born?
Enes Sali was born in Toronto, Canada.
A precocious talent from an early age he was a star for Woodbridge Strikers until the age of 11.
In 2017 he was scouted by Barcelona and he flew to Europe to join La Masia.
Unfortunately FIFA regulations got in the way and the Blaugrana had to release him. That’s where Gheorghe Hagi stepped in. The ex-Barca star begged him to join the Farul Constanța academy.
Enes Sali stats
At just 15-years-old he has already broken into the first team set up.
This season he has made four appearances from the bench, most recently scoring a wonderful solo effort.