One Ukrainian was nominated the best young players in Europe.
Ukrainian Dynamo Kiev midfielder George Chitaishvili included in the list of one hundred candidates for the award Golden Boy 2020. This annual award, founded by Italian newspaper Tuttosport and is awarded with the 2003 best young player under 21 playing in Europe.
In addition to Tsitaishvili hundreds of nominees was another player from the Premier League – Brazilian midfielder of Shakhtar Aunt.
Competition Tsitaishvili and Aunt will be in addition to other star players Erling Holland and Jadon Sancho (Dortmund), Alfonso Davis (Bavaria), Callum Hudson-Odoi (Chelsea), Mason Greenwood (United), Curtis Jones (Liverpool), Phil Foden (Manchester city), the ANS Faty (Barcelona), Mamadou-Cali Seine (Juventus), Daniel Maldini (Milan) and others. The full list of nominees can be found here.
In 2019, the winner of the Golden Boy was the Portuguese joão Feliz. Last year’s victory claimed the Ukrainian goalkeeper Andrei Lunin.
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