Watching a prodigious youngster blossom into a world-class footballer is such a surreal feeling.
When Lionel Messi lofted the ball over Albacete’s Raul Valbuena, little did we know that the Argentine would later surpass Ronaldinho’s legacy. Of course, it was Ronaldinho’s dink over the Albacete back line that allowed Messi to execute the first of many exquisite finishes.
Neymar is already a star and here are seven other exciting U-20 talents. Invariably the list doesn’t include any defenders or defensive midfielders. Why? It's not a list of the best U-20 talents, rather a list filled with players that bring joy to the game.
U-20 means 20 years or younger, so Eden Hazard is ineligible.
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