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100-Man Shortlist For Golden Boy Revealed

100-Man Shortlist For Golden Boy Revealed

By Kurt Buckerfield - Jul 03, 2018 12:34 PM @KurtLaduma

The official shortlist for the 2018 Golden Boy Award, an accolade previously won by the likes of Paul Pogba and Lionel Messi, has been released! Here are all 100 names, including a South African-born starlet.

Click through the gallery above to see 10 of the biggest names on the 2018 Golden Boys nominees list!

Italian publication Tuttosport has released the list of nominees for the prestigious award that France international Kylian Mbappe won in 2017.

The Paris Saint-Germain forward is up for the award once again, and could even become the first player in history to win the prize on more than one occasion, while South African-born Panagiotis Retsos, who plays for Bayern Leverkusen and Greece at international level, is also on the list.

Borussia Dortmund midfielder Christian Pulisic is also among the contenders, as are Liverpool's impressive right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold and Ajax Amsterdam's Matthijs de Ligt.

Here are all 100 nominees (click on the image to zoom in):

Mbappe is likely to be the favourite for the award once again, especially if he keeps up his form at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. 

Who do you think deserves to win the prize? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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PROPHET OF DOOM Joined: 08 Jun 2018
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PROPHET OF DOOM Jul 03, 2018 01:40 PM
St0p calling that b0y wh0 ch0sen Greece 0ver us a s0uth african,he is a greek n0w we d0n't even want t0 hear ab0ut him.
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LAPO_MOLEBATSI Jul 03, 2018 12:43 PM
Reiss Nelson.. What a player

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