TOP 50 WONDERKIDS: 20-11 REVEALED!

It’s official – the next generation of ballers are taking over the 2019-20 season. Here, MOTD mag counts down the best U-21 players in world footy right now!
Mason Mount

20

Mason Mount

Club: Chelsea
Country: England
Age: 20
Position: Midfielder

Mounty’s potential has been bubbling under the surface for the past two seasons on loan at Vitesse Arnhem and Derby. Now he’s set to shine at Chelsea!

19

Dayot Upamecano

Club: RB Leipzig
Country: France
Age: 20
Position: Centre-back

Defending used to just be all about strong tackles, but Dayot obviously didn’t get the memo. His control is a joke, his passing is ledge and he’s quicker than most forwards!

Dayot Upamecano
Matteo Guendouzi

18

Matteo Guendouzi

Club: Arsenal
Country: France
Age: 20
Position: Midfielder

There’s confidence and then there’s Guendouzi. A year ago, this fearless France U-21 ace turned up at Arsenal and took his chance with dynamic displays that caught everyone’s attention!

17

Phil Foden

Club: Man. City
Country: England
Age: 19
Position: Midfielder

The Under-17 World Cup Player of the Tournament in 2017 is the next David Silva, playing between the lines and executing killer passes.  The future looks bright for City!

Phil Foden
Nicolo Zaniolo

16

Nicolo Zaniolo

Club: Roma
Country: Italy
Age: 20
Position: Attacking midfielder

This boy’s name is on everyone’s lips in the Italian capital. He played 36 games last season, scoring six, and made his international debut in March. He’s heading for the top!

15

Luka Jovic

Club: Real Madrid
Country: Serbia
Age: 21
Position: Striker

Believe the hype about Luka: he’s 6ft, scored 27 goals last season in Germany and is the complete striker. Left foot, right foot, headers – he can do it all!

Luka Jovic
Achraf Hakimi

14

Achraf Hakimi

Club: Borussia Dortmund (on loan from Real Madrid)
Country: Morocco
Age: 20
Position: Right-back

The Moroccan is a classic modern-day full-back – quick, attacking and stacked with stamina. It helps that he started out as a winger!

13

Callum Hudson-Odoi

Club: Chelsea
Country: England
Age: 18
Position: Forward

CHO is about as unpredictable as a bucking bronco – you never know which way he’s going to turn and he usually leaves someone on the floor. He’ll boss it after his injury!

Callum Hudson-Odoi
Gianluigi Donnarumma

12

Gianluigi Donnarumma

Club: AC Milan
Country: Italy
Age: 20
Position: Keeper

Gigi has played more than 140 games in Serie A – not that it phases Italy’s youngest ever shot-stopper. Since his debut in 2015, he’s played 12 times for his country, too!

11

Eder Militao

Club: Real Madrid
Country: Brazil
Age: 21
Position: Right-back

Militao won Defender of the Month five times in a row at Porto, has played five times for Brazil and can play in midfield. He isn’t one for the future – he’s for right now!

Eder Militao

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