5 Facts About Isco

1. In 1997, Isco got himself registered at PDM Benalmadena first youth club after getting the necessary support from his parents.

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2. In 2013, Isco was credited by Marca journalist Pablo Polo as being "the most promising young player in Spanish football", comparing his strength, skill, and low centre of gravity to Sergio Aguero, and his vision and passing abilities to Zinedine Zidane.

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3. On 28 February 2012 Isco was called to the Spanish under-23s for a friendly against Egypt, but did not leave the bench.

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4. On 17 June 2013, Isco confirmed that he had received offers from Real Madrid and former Malaga manager Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City, but stated he would only make a final decision on his future after the UEFA European Under-21 Championship final.

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5. On 28 January 2013, Isco ended speculation regarding his future by signing a new contract with Malaga—his new buyout clause was set at €35 million.

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