The gap between the Top 5 leagues and the rest of the European league is quite significant especially in terms of talented youngsters. However, it doesn’t mean that they lack in terms of quality or sheer class. It is just that the competition in the Top 5 Leagues is significantly more than outside.
And as the saying goes – “Form is temporary but class is permanent “. It clearly fits this issue in hand. As today we will be dealing with a topic involving the 5 Most Talented Youngsters in Europe Outside Of Top 5 League.
Here we gooo….
5. Owen Wijndal
AZ Alkmaar is the club who is having a really exciting group of talents and Owen Wijndal is no exception. The Dutch International is already a regular for the Netherlands.
He plays at the left back position and being a 21 year old, He certainly goes neck to neck with talents across the globe at the full back position. Wijndal, with a world ahead of him, still has a lot to learn.
4. Lisandro Martinez
A left footed 23 year old Argentine defender, already sharing the surname with his fellow compatriot Lautaro Martinez doesn’t fall short when it comes to talent. His game is not on the physical end of the game
However he is wonderful with the ball at his feet and with his excellence in terms of passing, ball carrying and making interceptions. He certainly stands as an intelligent footballer who had a vital role in winning the Eredivisie with Ajax.
Another youngster from Ajax, a club that dominates football in terms of its philosophy as well as pure raw talent which goes on to become a sensation across the globe.
With 7 goals and 4 assists already, this Brazilian International is one of the hottest properties in the world right now. Already played for the legendary Brazil national team and even scored a goal in the World Cup Qualifiers.
Antony is already enjoying a great Champions League season under Ten Hag who has literally transformed another youth team into a goal scoring machine.
2. Alejandro Grimaldo
He could possibly be the most known player in this list because of his ‘La Masia’ background. However, it was his solid performances with the Portuguese club Benfica where he made a name for himself.
He is certainly the true definition of a modern day full-back with his great dribbling skills and creative gameplay. With his skill set and constant determination for improvement.
He could very well be a true heir to the veteran Jordi Alba at the Camp Nou. And this could be a realistic possibility in the near future. Let’s see what happens (Fingers Crossed)
1 . Ryan Gravenberch
Another player from Ajax, this dutch club is certainly one of the finest clubs when it comes to scouting great youngsters. As there are many examples with the likes of Frenkie De Jong, De Ligt, Van de beek and many more.
Ryan Gravenberch is from their legendary youth academy. He is arguably one of the best teenagers in world football as of this moment. He is a classic box to box midfielder full of stamina who love to drop deep as well as drive forward as per the situation.
So, this was a list of certain Top 5 Most Talented Players Outside of Top 5 Leagues. We could possibly see many of these players breaking into top teams in European Football in the near future due to their exceptional talent and potential.
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