The kid in this soccer video is 7 years old.
His name is Takuhiro Nakai, and his nickname is “Pipi.” He’s in Japan, but now that he’s reached the ripe old age of 9, he’s been signed to a contract with global football powerhouse Real Madrid.
Though you’d think his coach would tell him to pass the ball once in a while. He’s got the entire opposing team surrounding him. One of his teammates must be open.
- Real Madrid Sign 9-Year-Old Wonderkid Takuhiro Nakai; Watch ‘Pipi’ Play (bleacherreport.com)
- Real Madrid signs 9-year-old Takuhiro Nakai (video) (washingtonpost.com)
- Real Madrid’s new 9-year old Japanese wonderkid Takuhiro Nakai supports… Barcelona (101greatgoals.com)
- Real Madrid sign nine-year-old ‘new Messi’ – video (metro.co.uk)