He’s only 20 years old, he’s his first call-up with the Spanish team and he already has his first great moment with the national team. Nick Williams He was the great star of the match against Portugal and protagonist of the action that gave La Roja the ticket for the Final Four of the League of Nations. She is also one of the great hopes for the future of the Red and aims to his first big challenge: the World Cup in Qatar.
The clash did not look good at all for a timorous and lackluster Spain in Braga, surpassed by a Portugal that forgave excessively. But the entry into the field of several youngsters radically changed the panorama: they were Pedri, Gavi, Yéremy Pino and the great protagonist, Nico Williams.
Their impudence was key for Spain to turn the dynamics of the game around. He did not stop facing, looking for one on one to generate superiorities and even tried it with a shot that found the Portuguese goalkeeper Diogo Costa
And his persistence paid off. He marked the uncheck to Carvajal, who took a precise center. When the ball came to him, he did not rush: he headed gently so that Morata I just had to push the ball into the net. Anyone would say that he is only 20 years old.
“It’s an honor to be here and to be able to help the team. I have only seen Morata and nothing else that I have thought of passing it on. We are very happy with the classification”, explained the young Athletic Club star as soon as the match was over.
Nico is aware that everything is going very fast, but he assures that he is calm with everything that is happening to him: “I’m doing well, I am growing little by little as a player and as a person“.