Who is Luka Romero

Who is Luka Romero ?

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History was made  yesterday , June 24,  at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Valdebebas, on the outskirts of Madrid  as Real Madrid defeated Real Mallorca 2-0 .

In the 83 minutes , 15 years and 219 days old Luka Romero made history to become the youngest player to play in Spanish La Liga when he made his debut Real Mallorca .

The young forward broke the record of 81-year-old Celta Vigo’s Sanson , who held the record at the age of 15 years and 255 days .

Born November 14 , 2004 , in Durango in the north of Mexico to Diego Romero a nomadic Footballer in Argentine . He has represented Albiceleste at U-15s tournament in Paraguay .

Eligible to represent Mexico and Argentina , Lukas Romero nicknamed “ Mexican Messi “ in comparison to Legendary Leo Messi style of play .

Coincidentally he made his senior debut on the Birthday of Barcelona’s forward 33rd Birthday.

After the historical debut , Lukas took to his Twitter “It was an unforgettable moment,”

“Thank you to everyone on the technical staff and at Real Mallorca for giving me this opportunity. I will never forget this day. It was a shame to lose but we keep believing.”

Real Mallorca is 18th position on the table and three points away from relegation zone with seven games to play .

 



Mudashiru Shittu

A Sport writer , reporter and a broadcaster with huge knowledge of Sporting Events in Africa and beyond .


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