The list of nominees for the Kopa Trophy, which rewards the best youngster of the year, was revealed on Friday ahead of the announcement of this year’s 20-man Ballon d’Or candidates.
Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka, was among the players shortlisted.
The England international made the list alongside Real Madrid’s Eduardo Camavinga, among others.
Full list of nominees;
Karim ADEYEMI (GER, RB Salzburg then Borussia Dortmund)Jude BELLINGHAM (ENG, Borussia Dortmund)Eduardo CAMAVINGA (FRA, Real Madrid)GAVI (ESP, FC Barcelona)Ryan GRAVENBERCH (PB, Ajax then Bayern Munich)Josko GVARDIOL (CRO, RB Leipzig)Nuno MENDES (POR, Sporting Portugal then PSG)Jamal MUSIALA (GER, Bayern Munich)Bukayo SAKA (ENG, Arsenal)Florian WIRTZ (GER, Bayer Leverkusen)