List of Best young footballer in the world

The list of top 5 best young footballers in the world 2021 contains Greenwood, Arnold, Vinicius Jr, Erling Haaland, Ansu Fati. Likewise, there are more other names too. Similarly, Pedri, Puig, Takefuso Kubo also deserves the spot. Instead, they are yet to deliver in the big stage. Moreover, Puig, Pedri and Kubo haven’t got proper space too. And, all of these talents have good career ahead. So, let’s see the lists of the top 5 best young footballer in the world

1)Mason Greenwood ( One of the best young footballer in the world)

Mason Greenwood Best young footballer in the world

Mason Greenwood plays for the English club Manchester United. The 18 years old British winger Mason Greenwood is one of the best young footballer in the world. Greenwood’s finishing has surprised the world. Football fans has started comparing Greenwood with the Cristiano Ronaldo when he was in Manchester United. His vision and finishing ability resembles alike Cristiano when the Portuguese was in United. . His clinical finish and vulture eye made him one of the best young footballer in the world.

If we talk about his performance, it is really really fantastic and fabulous. Greenwood has been a key player for Manchester United this season. He has scored total of 19 goals and 5 assists in 48 appearances for Manchester United. Greenwood’s goal not only helped Manchester United in winning games but also helped in qualifying for UCL. Similarly, his stats looks like this

Greenwood’s goal tally 2019/20

Premier League
30 Appearances
10 Goals
1 Assist

Europa League
7 Appearances
5 Goals
2 Assists

FA Cup
5 Appearances
1 Goal

EFL Cup
4 Appearances
1 Goal
2 Assists

EFL Trophy
1 Appearance
1 Goal

Premier League 2
1 Appearance
1 Goal

2) Trent Alexander Arnold ( One of the best young footballer in the world)

Alexander Arnold Best young footballer in the world

Arnold currently can be called the world’s best right back. The 21 years old English right back plays for the Premier League champions Liverpool FC. Arnold has shown his best performances till now. Trent Alexander Arnold reached the milestone of 13 assists this season in the Premier League. Arnold can undoubtedly called the best right back in the world. He not only provide crosses but also keen on scoring goals. Trent Alexander Arnold is one of the best young footballer in the world.

Meanwhile Titles and Achievements Of Trent Alexander Arnold

  • 2017/18 Champions League runner up
  • Champions league winner 2018/19
  • 2018/19 Club world cup winner
  • UEFA super cup winner 2018/19
  • 2019/20 Premier League winner

Arnold is also the key factor for Liverpool winning the Premier League 2019/20.
2018/19 Arnold won the champions league with Liverpool. Consicutively, he won FIFA club world cup, UEFA super cup and the same season they lost the league just with 1 points. Besides his assists, Arnold also scored 4 Premier League goals this season. Meanwhile, Arnold’s market value is nearly 100 M euros according to Transfermarkt

3) Erling Haaland ( One of the best young footballer in the world)

Erling Haaland Best young footballer in the world

When it comes to the topic best young footballer in the world we cannot deny the name Erling Braut Haaland. The 20 years old Norwegian striker plays for the German club Borrussia Dortmund. The German club Borussia Dortmund, signed the magical young striker Erling Haaland on the 1st of January when the transfer window opened.

Erling Braut Haaland Best young footballer in the world

After the extraordinary performance of Haaland in the champions league, the rumour started to arise regarding Haaland’s transfer. Following the rumors, Dortmund signed with the transfer fees of 20 million euros from RB Salzburg. Despite his young age, he has already performed and showed in the European’s biggest stage. He has proven himself both in Salzburg as well as Borussia Dortmund. Likewise, his performance his stats are

Haaland’s detailed stats 2019/20

Austria Bundesliga
14 Appearances
16 Goals
4 Assists

Germany Bundesliga

15 Appearances
13 Goals
2 Assists

Champions League
8 Appearances
10 Goals
1 Assists

4) Vinicius Jr ( One of the best young talent in the world)

Vinicius Jr Best young footballer in the world

The 20 years old Brazilian left winger Vinicius Jr plays for the Spanish giant Real Madrid. Vinicius Jr came to the eyes of the world after he scored against FC Barcelona in La Liga. Vinicius Jr is the future of Real Madrid. He is recognized for his brilliant skills, dribbling and incredible pace. Vinicius has made himself in the team and and proved with his potentials that he is the boy with much potentiality. Vini is potentially the best young footballer in the world.

Vinicius Jr Best young footballer in the world

He doesn’t score more goals but his performance determines the game. His performance can turn the match upside down. This season went good for Vinicius. Vinicius Jr can be one of the important player for Real Madrid in the near future. Meanwhile, he is one of the highest marked footballer and one of the best young footballer in the world.

Vinicius has scored 3 goals this season in 29 appearances and provided 1 assist. This was his 2nd season in Real Madrid. Not only in 2019/20 but also in this season he is performing well.

5) Ansu Fati ( One of the best young talent in the world)

Ansu Fati Best young footballer in the world

Similarly, Ansu Fati is also one of the best young footballer in the world. The Barcelona’s left winger Ansu Fati is just 17 years old and is already started giving masterpiece performance. Fati has shown his talents in La Liga. He has a huge impact of Barcelona’s main man Lionel Messi. However, Fati is undoubtedly one of the best young footballer in the world. Fati’s ball controll as well as his skills made him one of the best. In fact, Fati can be considered as the replacement of Lionel Messi.

Ansu Fati in La Liga 2019/20
24 Appearances
7 Goals
1 Assist

Meanwhile Fati in UCL
4 Appearances
1 Goal

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