FIFA world cup is a huge stage for any young player to be a part of. It is also one of the best platforms to get noticed and contribute to your team. Many young players’ careers have been made because of their performances in at the world cups in the past. FIFA world cup 2018 will see many young football players try hard to make a mark. There are few young player who are already making waves in the football world and fans should look forward to see their performance in the FIFA 2018 world cup. At every world cup, some or other youngster shines to glory because of their performances. At this world cup too, fans are anticipating many young players to perform. Few of those players you need to watch out for are as follows:
Young Footballers in the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018
Giovani Lo Celso:
Giovani Lo Celso is doesn’t have the quintessential physical features of a great footballer. He is lean and is of 5 feet 9 inches heights. However, he is still one of the promising youngsters to look forward to in the FIFA world cup 2018. He plays for the PSG in League 1 and has made 17 appearances. His performance his season at PSG was impressive where he has grabbed 3 assists and 4 goals.
Hakim Ziyech is coming from one of the best season of his career at the Ajax this year. He was arguably one of the best players of Eredivisie this season. He is known for his attacking skills as a midfielder where this season he scored 9 goals and assisted in 15. His footwork is amazingly smooth and he has got good balance. Hakim Ziyech could turn out to be one of the greatest assets of Morocco in the upcoming world cup.
This young Mexican footballer is just of 22 years of age however, his lack of experience didn’t stop him from being the ultimate reason for the PSV Eindhovenn’s terrific season which ended in them winning the title ultimately. He has turned many heads and fans are anticipating a great performance from Hirving Lozano in this year’s world cup for Mexico. Even in his short career Hirving Lozano has earned the reputation of being a clinical finisher in and around the box. Hirving Lozano is an amazing dribbler and a crosser from wings. These skills have made him a major attacker this season.
Timo Werner is one of the young players people are expecting a great performance from in the FIFA 2018 world cup. Germany is in a great form and also a crowd favorite to win the world cup this year. Hence, Timo Werner would have a bigger responsibility to keep up with the expectations this world cup. Timo Werer was a German player who scored the highest number of goals in the Bundesliga by scoring 21 goals.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is probably the most watched out player for the FIFA world cup 2018. This 6 feet 4 inches tall football star looks every part of the job description of a strong midfielder. Serbia would be highly dependent on Sergej to perform and lead them in the world cup journey especially in the middle of the field. His technique of the game is impeccable and apart from being a midfielder he also can be converted into attacking and defensing positions.
The football players fans need to watch out for are Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Timo Werner, Hirving Lozano, Hakim Ziyech and Hakim Ziyech