Bassala Bagayoko breaks Ricky Rubio’s record as youngest ACB player

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Giannis Askounis

25/Apr/21 19:20

Eurohoops.net

The record of the youngest player debuting in the ACB switches from Ricky Rubio to Bassala Bagayoko

By Johnny Askounis/ info@eurohoops.net

Bassala Bagayoko became the youngest player to debut in the ACB on Sunday.

The Malian center of Urbas Fuenlabrada got in the action of the Regular Season Round 33 game versus Real Madrid. Shortly after entering the court, he also became the youngest scorer in league history with a dunk.

His first appearance in the Spanish league came seven months and 15 days after his 14th birthday. Ricky Rubio, the previous record-holder debut 11 months and 28 days after his 14th birthday, back in 2005 as a member of Joventut Badalona.

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