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Successors of Messi and Co are ready: Barcelona beats Chelsea and wins the UEFA Youth League

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The youngsters of FC Barcelona Monday night in the Swiss Nyon the fifth edition of the UEFA Youth League on their name written. In the final knocked Barcelona and Chelsea with 3-0. Barça, which is also the first edition of the Youth League won in 2014, is the successor of Red Bull Salzburg, that last year the jongerenversie of the Champions League won by in the final battle Benfica to beat with 2-1.

The goals of the min 19-year-olds from Barcelona came from of Marques Mendez (33. and 52.), a 17-year-old Venezuelan attacker, and Abel Ruiz (90.+2), an 18-year-old Spanish striker.

When Chelsea was with Joseph Colley, the brother of Genk defender Omar Colley on the bench. The 19-year-old midfielder has the Swedish nationality, because he – like brother Omar – in Sweden, for youth got. The family Colley was born in Ghana.

Anderlecht was in the group stage of the Youth League. The Inhabitants ended their group, with Bayern (14 points), PSG (10) and Celtic (6), fourth and last with four points. In 2015 and 2016, holds a purple-and-white each of the semi-finals of the Youth League.

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