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Meet 13-Year-Old Celtic Youngster Karamoko Dembele Who Has Just Made His Under 20s Debut

dembeleCeltic’s Moussa Dembele might be the next big thing in the footballing arena with top-flight Premier League clubs in the race to secure his services – but his younger namesake Karamoko Dembele has all the potential to make it big in the upcoming future.

And now Twitter has gone bonkers after the 13-year-old Karamoko made his under-20 debut on Monday – brought in a substitute in the 81st minute.

celtic-youngsterFootball pundits believe that Karamoko’s unique skills and fiery pace was enough to convince the youth team coach Tommy McIntyre, to give him a place in the youth team.

Karamoko was introduced in the 81st minute after he replaced Jack Aitchison, who is just three years older.

karamoko-dembeleAnd football fans on social media went crazy for the wonder-kid and here are some of the best reactions.

teamsheetAccording to the Celtic website: “The diminutive playmaker didn’t look out of place and played his part in the closing stages.”

celtic-wonder-kid“It’s been a good day for young stars north and south of the border – not that Scottish fans will care – as England’s Under-17s beat Germany 8-1 in the Croatia Cup with Manchester United’s fleet-footed young ace Angel Gomes the star man for the Young Lions.”

“His namesake Moussa Dembele scored a brace for the Hoops in their thrilling 3-3 Champions League draw with Manchester City last week.”

karamoko-dembele-celtic“The 20-year-old has also declared his decision to play for Didier Deschamps’ France – the country of his birth.”

“If Didier is keeping an eye on my performances then it means I am doing well,” said Moussa Dembele.

“I would be proud to play for him.”

Anirban Das
Anirban Das's journey to Delhi via Kolkata involves football, music, curiosity (which one day can kill the cat) and food. Following global football opens up an infinite space within him in both the conscious and subconscious self, away from the din and bustle of the madding crowd. Supports Manchester United & Barcelona

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