Bojan Krkić's Nike
match worn boots. Both boots are personalized
with his name.
Bojan Krkić Pérez was born to a Serbian father
(Bojan Krkić Sr.) who was a
professional footballer for the Serbian
side Red Star Belgrade and a Catalan
mother (Maria Lluďsa Pérez).
He played for FC Barcelona's youth teams from 1999
to 2006. A
quick striker with quite notable dribbling skills, it was reported that
he scored more than 1900 goals for the youth teams in five and a
half years. He
then played the 2006–07 season with the FC
Barcelona B team until he signed a
professional contract with the
Barcelona A team upon turning 17. Bojan played
his first match
with Barcelona on 24 April 2007, scoring a goal in a friendly match
against Egyptian giants Al-Ahly.