Krkic is currently in South Korea for the U17 World Cup and said: "I am very young and I am beginning my career. I only hope to this season play some minutes and to try to take advantage of them."

On Sunday's 0-0 draw at Racing Santander, he added: "I know that the draw in Santander was disappointing, but it was only the first game. The team must have patience because the results will arrive."