Fati breaks incredible UCL record

UEFA Champions League

Ansu Fati's remarkable season reached new heights, breaking a record held by former Ghana striker Peter Ofori-Quaye as the youngest scorer in UEFA Champions League history.

Fati, aged 17 and 40 days old, came off the bench at the San Siro to score an 87th-minute winner and dump Italian giants Inter out the Champions League.

Scroll through the gallery above to see the five youngest scorers in UEFA Champions League history

His goal breaks the record of Ofori-Quaye, who spent four years in the academy of Ajax Cape Town before going on to score in Europe's elite club competition at 17-years and 194 days old for Olympiacos.

"I've just been told [I have broken the record]. I am super happy with the goal and with the win," Fati said, as per Marca. "It's a dream. Everything seems to be happening so quickly.

"It's just about enjoying myself and learning from the best. Every time I get a chance, I will try to take it, either by scoring goals or by working hard."

Fati has scored three goals and registered a solitary assist in 12 games since making his first-team debut in August.

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