Eintracht Frankfurt, the German Bundesliga team, has managed to get hold of the last Valencian pearl. Is about Nacho Ferri, a striker of only 16 years old who already shines with his own light. His performances this season in both UD Alzira youth teams have not gone unnoticed by the radar of the best European teams. And that is why, a club like Eintracht that is in Champions League positions in the German league, has bet on him and has signed him for his sub-19 team. The player escaped to the greats of the Community such as Valencia CF or Levante UD
The ram born in 2004 is a native of Montaverner, a small municipality in the Valencian Community belonging to the Vall d’Albaida. Despite his young age, Ignacio Ferri Julià He has not missed the opportunities that have been offered him in the different categories of UD Alzira. Since the campaign began at the end of October, the Valencian forward has dedicated himself to doing what he does best: scoring goals.
Nacho started the season with Juvenil ‘B’ of the Blaugrana club in the National League category. Despite the high expectations that the school had placed on him, the Montaverner native was coming out of an injury and they decided to be prudent with his recovery. In fact, he did not debut until matchday 2 and he did so entering from the bench. That day, in just eight minutes after entering the field of play, Nacho Ferri had already overtaken his team and showed that he was back at one hundred percent.
Nacho Ferri in his presentation with Eintracht Frankfurt (Photo: Eintracht)
A few weeks later, he started training with the Junior Honor Division. However, the postponements in that category forced the player to alternate with team ‘B’. Between both teams, a total of 1,447 minutes, distributed in 21 games and in which he has scored 10 goals. After having concluded the first part of the championship, Ferri now faces the final stretch with good expectations with UD Alzira.
The Valencian pearl will be blaugrana until the end of the season
Despite having shown immediate performance and having already been introduced with his new team, it won’t be until next season that he starts scoring goals in Germany. As stated in the Eintracht Frankfurt statement, “the agreement is subject to the approval of the mandatory application for minors by FIFA.” Therefore, the Valencian attacker will remain at UD Alzira until the end of this season hoping to achieve something great.