- The Is wins as the second Dutchman ever prestigious Golden Boy Award
The Is wins as the second Dutchman ever prestigious Golden Boy Award
17 december 2018 06:55
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Matthijs de ligt is on Monday declared the winner of the Golden Boy Award. The Ajax defender is only the second Dutchman ever to the price for the biggest talent in Europe (up to 21 years) in the wait drag.
The nineteen-year-old The Is was preferred to AS Roma attacker, Justin Kluivert, Patrick Cutrone (AC Milan), Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) and Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid).
The winner was determined by a group of thirty journalists from twenty different European countries. In the assessment of the players is looked at the performance in the calendar year 2018. Each reporter had five votes (ten points, seven points, five points, three points and one point) to give away.