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Breaking News ! Mason Greenwood has been nominated for the prestigious European Golden Boy award. A shortlist of 40 names has been drawn up from the originally-announced longlist of 100 players, which was revealed in June. The award honours the best young player under the age of 21 for the calendar year and was originally established by Italian newspaper Tuttosport in 2003, with the winner determined by votes from 40 journalists across the continent. Former winners include Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi and Wayne Rooney. Atletico Madrid’s Joao Felix claimed the award last year. Read More Related Articles Edwin van der Sar compares Donny van de Beek to Manchester United legend Paul Scholes Read More Related Articles Manchester United first potential opponents for Champions League group stage revealed Greenwood earns his nomination after his breakthrough season last year when the Manchester United attacker netted 17 goals and secured a regular first-team spot.
. United target Jadon Sancho has also been nominated for the award along with six other Premier League stars. Two Manchester City players are on the list, with Phil Foden and new signing Ferran Torres both nominated along with Wolves’ Fabio Silva. Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka is named alongside Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi. Liverpool defender Neco Williams also makes the list. Shortlist in full Eduardo Camavinga, Rennes Marco Carnesecchi, Atalanta Rayan Cherki, Lyon Jonathan David, Lille Alphonso Davies, Bayern Munich Sergino Dest, Ajax Sebastiano Esposito, Inter Fabio Silva, Wolves Ansu Fati, Barcelona Phil Foden, Manchester City Ryan Gravenberch, Ajax Amine Gouiri, Nice Mason Greenwood, Manchester United Erling Haaland, Borussia Dortmund Callum Hudson-Odoi, Chelsea Marley Ake, Marseille Adil Aouchiche, Saint-Etienne Benoit Badiashile, Monaco Mitchel Bakker, Paris Saint-Germain Myron Badou, AZ Alkmaar Dennis Borkowski, RB Leipzig Mohamed Ihattaren, PSV Eindhoven Ozan Kabak, Schalke Michal Karbownik, Legia Tanguy-Austin Kouassi, Bayern Munich Dejan Kulusevski, Juventus Marcos Antonio, Shakhtar Donetsk Rafael Camacho, Sporting Club Rodrygo, Real Madrid Bukayo Saka, Arsenal
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Jadon Sancho, Borussia Dortmund Vladyslav Suprjaha, Dynamo Kiev Dominik Szoboszlai, FC Salzburg Tomas Esteves, Porto Tomas Tavares, Benfica Sandro Tonali, AC Milan Ferran Torres, Manchester City Christos Tzolis, PAOK Vinicius Junior, Real Madrid Neco Williams, Liverpool