The Spanish daily Marca this Wednesday (October 14) put together a list of prominent names in world football who are under the age of 20 and who will emerge as future stars for the coming years.
Among the talents chosen by the publication, two Brazilians are on the list and draw the attention of the international market: Gabriel Verón, from Palm Trees, and Reinier, revealed by Flamengo and name belonging to Real Madrid, but loaned to the Borussia Dortmund.
The Spanish daily draws attention to the performance of Gabriel Verón with the shirt of the Brazilian under-17 team, world champion of the category in 2019.
In addition, Veron was a key player in winning Palmeiras for the world title, over Real Madrid, in previous years. Also according to the Transfermarket website, Veron is the athlete with the highest market value in Conmebol Libertadores, valued at 25 million euros, something around R $ 175 million.
Praised by Jorge Jesus and hired for 30 million euros, something around R $ 180 million, by Real Madrid, Reinier was given to Borussia Dortmund to have more minutes on the pitch and for seeing the German team as a potential club for growth career.
The boy revealed in Gávea was on the field for a short time, but helped Flamengo in the conquests of the Brazilian Championship and Conmebol Libertadores, both in 2019.
Another name that comes from the Brazilian bases and that shines at this moment in Europe is Rodrygo. The ‘Raio’ of Vila Belmiro was praised by Marca for having a ‘refinement’ in the way of playing and for being a great finisher.
The daily puts the three Brazilians next to names that emerge as great stars and that shine at this moment in European lawns.
Besides them, Marca also mentions names like Alphonse Davies, only 19 years old, and champion of the UEFA Champions League with Bayern Munich. Eduardo Camavinga, who is in the France team and is only 17 years old, as well as Ansu Fati, one of Barcelona’s great promises, are also on the list.
See the other names below. Jude Bellingham (17, Borussia Dortmund); Pedri (17 years old, Barcelona); Rayan Cherki (17 years old, Olympique de Lyon); Giovanni Reyna (18 years old, Borussia Dortmund); Fábio Silva (18 years old, Wolverhampton); Mohamed Ihattaren (18 years old, PSV); Ryan Gravenberch (18 years old, Ajax); Benoit Badiashile (19 years old, AS Monaco); Bukayo Saka (19 years old, Arsenal); Eric García (19 years old, Manchester City); Mason Greenwood (19, Manchester United); Kang-in Lee (19 years old, Valencia); Takefusa Kubo (19, Villarreal, on loan from Real Madrid); Sergiño Dest (19 years old, Barcelona).