Krkic Pérez holds the record as the
youngest ever in the annual TFR PLAYERS rankings.
only 17 years of age he finished the 2007-08
season in the 205th spot of the TFR PLAYERS
rankings after a sensational entry at the world
scene of football.
since the first signs of a talent on the course
to world prominence, the last eight years have
been a long and painful career decline for the
Spaniard with Serbians roots.
After progressing through the youth ranks of
FC Barcelona he made his first team debut at
the age of 17 years and 19 days, breaking the
record set by Lionel Messi.
In his debut season, he scored 12 goals in 48
For the following two seasons he continued to
live up to the high expectations, but then came
the first signs of a career long decline.
In July 2011 he was sold to Italian side Roma
for a fee of €12 million.
While in Rome, he scored seven goals in 37 appearances
in 2011-12 and then spent the 2012-13 season
on loan at Milan, where he scored three goals
in 27 games.
He spent the 2013-14 season on loan at Dutch
club Ajax with whom he won the Eredivisie title.
In July 2014, Bojan joined English club Stoke
City for €1.8 million, but today at the
age of 27 he is back in Spain on a season long
loan deal with the small Primera Division club