Karim Adeyemi is considered the best German junior player of his year. Only a week and a half ago he was awarded the coveted Fritz Walter Medal of the DFB as the most talented player (born in 2002). Now the very big clubs are knocking at the age of 16.
According to a report by the Spanish sports paper "Mundo Deportivo" no one less than FC Barcelona is said to have reached out for the offensive talent.
The Catalans are currently working intensively to strengthen their squad in the future and want to reach into the top talent reel. Lastly, the homegrown Ansu Fati had already provided for enthusiasm at Barca.
The 16-year-old has already played five times in the current La Liga season and has even scored two goals.
Five season goals for Salzburg farm team
Karim Adeyemi is a German U-national but has been playing for FC Liefering in Austria for one year. The second division is the farm team of champions FC Red Bull Salzburg. In the Austrian lower house Adeyemi is currently playing practice, stood in the current season in nine of ten games on the lawn and has already scored five hits.
According to the Spanish media report, FC Barcelona is even willing to replace up to eight million euros to pay for the left foot, which is contractually bound to Red Bull Salzburg until 2021.
By the way, his origins made the top talent of German football at FC Bayern Munich as well as at Spielvereinigung Unterhaching.