Every year, exciting young talents burst onto the scene – and 2017 has been no different. Tournaments this year like the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Korea Republic and the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, not to mention the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, have given starlets a platform to really announce themselves to the footballing world.
FIFA.com presents you with 11 young players who have hit the headlines this year and who are likely to continue doing so in the future.
Author: Nancy Parker
Nancy Parker is a five time Emmy Award winning journalist and seven time Emmy nominee who has spent almost twenty five years covering news in South Louisiana. She has anchored every prime time newscast at WVUE FOX8 during her twenty year tenure in New Orleans.