Ghanaian prodigy Fatawu Ganiwu is leaving an indelible mark at the Red Bull Salzburg Academy during the FAM Cup youth championship in Brazil.
The Black Starlets midfielder, currently on trial with the Austrian outfit, demonstrated his prowess with a crucial goal against Cruzeiro in a 2-1 defeat, securing Red Bull’s second-place finish in Group C.
Despite the setback, Ganiwu’s stellar display has captured the attention of the club and scouts worldwide.
The hardworking 16-year-old central midfielder is poised to secure a deal with Red Bull Academy, fending off interest from clubs across the globe.
Ganiwu’s football journey includes a notable stint in France with RC Lens, who are closely monitoring his progress.
His ascent to prominence began at the UEFA Youth Tournament in Serbia, where he played a pivotal role in Ghana’s U17 team’s triumph, defeating formidable opponents such as Spain and Switzerland.