Mbappe, Pulisic, Weah and the 40 players on the Golden Boy shortlist

Kylian Mbappe is fighting to win the award for a second time but faces competition from the likes of Christian Pulisic and Phil Foden

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    Trent Alexander-Arnold

    Trent Alexander-Arnold. Liverpool. Defender. 19.
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    Kelvin Amian

    Kelvin Amian. Toulouse. Defender. 20.
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    Houssem Aouar

    Houssem Aouar. Lyon. Midfielder. 20.
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    Musa Barrow

    Musa Barrow. Atalanta. Attacker. 19.
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    Justin Bijlow

    Justin Bijlow. Feyenoord. Goalkeeper. 20.
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    Josip Brekalo

    Josip Brekalo. Wolfsburg. Attacker. 20.
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    Patrick Cutrone

    Patrick Cutrone. Milan. Attacker. 20.
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    Dani Olmo

    Dani Olmo. Dinamo Zagreb. Attacker. 20.
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    Tom Davies

    Tom Davies. Everton. Midfielder. 20.
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    Matthijs de Ligt

    Matthijs de Ligt. Ajax. Defender. 19.
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    Moussa Diaby

    Moussa Diaby. PSG. Attacker. 19.
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    Diogo Dalot

    Diogo Dalot. Manchester United. Defender. 19.
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    Moussa Djenepo

    Moussa Djenepo. Standard Liege. Midfielder. 20.
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    Ritsu Doan

    Ritsu Doan. Groningen. Attacker. 20.
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    Eder Militao

    Eder Militao. Porto. Defender. 20.
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    Odsonne Edouard

    Odsonne Edouard. Celtic. Attacker. 20.
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    Evander da Silva Ferreira

    Evander da Silva Ferreira. Midtjylland. Attacker. 20.
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    Phil Foden

    Phil Foden. Manchester City. Midfielder. 18.
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    Achraf Hakimi

    Achraf Hakimi. Defender. Borussia Dortmund. 19.
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    Amadou Haidara

    Amadou Haidara. RB Salzburg. Midfielder. 20.
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    Joao Felix

    Joao Felix. Benfica. Midfielder. 18.
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    Joao Filipe

    Joao Filipe. Benfica. Attacker. 19.
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    Jovane Cabral

    Jovane Cabral. Sporting CP. Attacker. 20.
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    Dejan Joveljic

    Dejan Joveljic. Red Star Belgrade. Attacker. 19.
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    Boubacar Kamara

    Boubacar Kamara. Marseille. Defender. 18.
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    Moise Kean

    Moise Kean. Juventus. Attacker. 18.
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    Jules Keita

    Jules Keita. Dijon. Attacker. 20.
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    Justin Kluivert

    Justin Kluivert. Roma. Attacker. 19.
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    Alban Lafont

    Alban Lafont. Fiorentina. Goalkeeper. 19.
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    Manu Garcia

    Manu Garcia. Toulouse. Midfielder. 20.
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    Kylian Mbappe

    Kylian Mbappe. PSG. Attacker. 19.
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    Pietro Pellegri. Monaco. Attacker. 17.
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    Christian Pulisic

    Christian Pulisic. Borussia Dortmund. Midfielder. 20.
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    Marcelo Saracchi

    Marcelo Saracchi. RB Leipzig. Defender. 20.
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    Ismaila Sarr

    Ismaila Sarr. Rennes. Attacker. 20.
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    Dayot Upamecano

    Dayot Upamecano. RB Leipzig. Defender. 20.
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    Vinicius Junior

    Vinicius Junior. Real Madrid. Attacker. 18.
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    Moussa Wague

    Moussa Wague. Barcelona. Defender. 19.
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    Timothy Weah

    Timothy Weah. PSG. Attacker. 18.
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    Nicolo Zaniolo

    Nicolo Zaniolo. Roma. Midfielder. 19.