Levante youngster tweets "Emmanuel Boateng for Ballon d'or" after hat-trick against Barcelona

Published on: 16 May 2018

A young Levante fan who was stunned by Emmanuel Boateng's performance against Barcelona over the weekend says the Ghanaian needs to be handed the Ballon D'or. 

The 21-year-old Ghanaian ended Barcelona’s unbeaten run with his hat-trick drawing reactions from football fans on social media

Emmanuel Boateng score three times in the 9 goal thriller on Sunday, as Levate beat Barcelona 5-4.

The treble was the Ghanaian’s first in his career and it came at the right time to punish the Blaugrana who were hoping to end the season unbeaten.

Following his outstanding performance, Boateng becomes the first player to score a hat-trick against Barcelona in the Spanish top flight since Diego Forlan in May 2015.