With Jadon Sancho nearing an exit, Borussia Dortmund have identified Barcelona teenage sensation Ansu Fati as a potential candidate to replace the Englishman
The Hard Tackle takes a look at three players that could replace Lionel Messi at Barcelona, and take the club to similar heights.
Quique Setien could be forced to start Ansu Fati when Barcelona face Napoli on Tuesday in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg.
Barcelona's teenage sensation Ansu Fati is reportedly set to be rewarded with a new long-term contract after breaking into the senior team this season.
Barcelona returned to winning ways as they thrashed Valencia 5-2 at Camp Nou on Saturday night, with Ansu Fati and Luis Suarez starring.
Ansu Fati and Arthur came off the bench to salvage a point for Barcelona as their stuttering start to the season continued against Osasuna at El Sadar.
Ansu Fati became the youngest goalscorer in Barcelona history, but the La Liga champions were held to a 2-2 draw by Osasuna at El Sadar on Saturday.
Barcelona's latest talented youngster Ansu Fati rejected a chance to join arch-rivals Real Madrid according to his father Bora Fati.
La Masia star Ansu Fati has reportedly penned a new deal at Barcelona, snubbing the rumoured offer from Manchester United in the process.
Manchester United are reportedly in the hunt for highly-rated Barcelona prodigy Ansu Fati, who is also on the radar of Premier League club Newcastle.