At just 19, he plays central midfield for FC Barcelona. Known for his creativity and vision, he is one of the most promising young footballers in the world. His latest contract extension includes a €1 billion release clause. Played 53 times in 2020/21, the most of any player at the club. Played in every game for Spain as they reached the European Championship semi-finals and was included in the UEFA team of the tournament. Also helped Spain win the Olympic silver medal in Tokyo. In November, Pedri won the Kopa Trophy, awarded by France Football to the best performing player under 21.