TEN 18-YEAR-OLDS

In: Premier League

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Euro wonderkids set for a big 2018

MATTHIJIS DE LIGT

AJAX

Position: Forward

Country: Holland

Work Rate: 15/20

Heading: 14/20

Passing: 14/20

Tackling: 14/20

Could be the next… Daley Blind!

MOTD fact: Recently linked with a move to Barcelona, Matthijus already has three senior caps for the Holland national team!

GIANLUIGI DONNARUMMA

MILAN

Position: Keeper

Country: Italy

Reflexes: 17/20

Agility: 16/20

Aerial Ability: 16/20

Handling: 15/20

Could be the next… Gianluigi Buffon!

MOTD fact: Wears number 99 and is set to pass 100 first team appearances for Milan this season!

KIA HAVERTZ

BAYER LEVERKUSEN

Position: Midfielder

Country: Germany

Technique: 16/20

Pace: 15/20

First Touch: 15/20

Composure: 15/20

Could be the next… Mesut Ozil!

MOTD fact: He is Leverkusen’s youngest ever debutant and goal-scorer!

ALEXANDER ISAK

BORUSSIA DORTMUND

Position: Forward

Country: Sweden

Acceleration: 15/20

Dribbling: 14/20

Technique: 14/20

Finishing: 13/20

Could be the next… Henrik Larsson!

MOTD fact: Has two full caps for Sweden and became their youngest ever scorer when he hit the net in his second game against Slovakia!

JUSTIN KLUIVERT

AJAX

Position: Central midfielder

Country: Holland

Dribbling: 15/20

First Touch: 14/20

Technique: 14/20

Acceleration: 14/20

Could be the next… Wesley Sneijder!

MOTD fact: Son of legendary Dutch forward Patrick, Justin recently scored an Eredivisie hat-trick – something his father never managed!

KYLIAN MBAPPE

PSG

Position: Forward

Country: France

Dribbling: 17/20

Technique: 17/20

Acceleration: 17/20

First Touch: 15/20

Could be the next… Thierry Henry!

MOTD fact: Had a trial at Chelsea aged 14 and was visited at home by Arsene Wenger last year who wanted to bring him to Arsenal!

ANDREA PINAMONTI

INTER

Position: Striker

Country: Italy

Finishing: 15/20

Pace: 15/20

Technique: 13/20

Composure: 13/20

Could be the next… Luca Toni!

MOTD fact: Has attracted interest from Spurs, Juventus, Chelsea and Everton!

PANAGIOTIS RETSOS

BAYER LEVERKUSEN

Position: Defender

Country: Greece

Tackling: 15/20

Marking: 14/20

Stamina: 14/20

Passing: 13/20

Could be the next… Nikos Dabizas!

MOTD fact: Was born in Johannesburg, South Africa but opted to play for Greece and has already won four senior caps!

MILE SVILAR

BENFICA

Position: Keeper

Country: Belgium

Handling: 14/20

Reflexes: 14/20

Agility: 14/20

Acceleration: 14/20

Could be the next… Thibaut Courtois!

MOTD fact: Is the youngest keeper to ever play a Champions League match, and is also the youngest to save a Champions League penalty!

DAN-AXEL ZAGADOU

BORUSSIA DORTMUND

Position: Defender

Country: France

Pace: 15/20

Strength: 15/20

Tackling: 14/20

Technique: 14/20

Could be the next… Laurent Blanc!

MOTD fact: The French U19 captain stands at an imposing 6ft 5ins tall and has been filling in at left back for Dortmund this season!

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