The Spanish Pedri and Ilaix
Moriba, of Barça, the brazilian Rodrygo
Goes and the japanese Takefusa
Kubo, of Real
Madrid, are on the list of the 80 finalists for the award Golden
Boy to the best U21 player of the year.
They seek to succeed Haaland
The Turin newspaper ‘Tuttosport‘, Which has been giving this award since 2003, reduced the list of young talents seeking to succeed the Norwegian from 100 to 80 Erling
Haaland, forward of Borussia
Dortmund, winner in 2020.
Spaniards are also on the list Eric
Garcia, of FC
Gutierrez, of Real
Madrid, Y German
Valera, of Athletic
Madrid, as well as his teammate, the Brazilian, naturalized Portuguese, frames
Pedri is the big favorite
Pedri, the 18-year-old midfielder from Tenerife, is one of the big favorites this year after being included by UEFA in the ideal eleven of the Eurocup, where he reached the semifinals with the Spanish team, with which he debuted in March.
Some of its main competitors are the English Bukayo Saka, of Arsenal from Mikel
Arteta, Y Jude
Bellingham, of Borussia
Dortmund, and also the German midfielder Jamal
Musiala, of Bayern
Barrenetxea (Real society), Bryan
Gil (Seville), Kang-in Lee Y Musah (Valencia) and Yeremi
Pine tree (Villarreal) are the other candidates of The league.
Messi, Cesc, Mbappé …
The first winner of the Golden
Boy it was the dutch Raphael
Vaart and other young people of the year have been English Wayne
Rooney, the Argentinian Lionel
Messi, the Spanish Cesc
Fabregas and I
Alarcon or french Kylian
Fans can vote for their favorite on the ‘Tuttosport‘In a list that this Thursday was reduced from 100 to 80 candidates and that will continue to be cut until there are only 20 left in October.
Between them, the winner will be decided, as usual, based on the votes of 40 journalists from the main European sports media.