Mike Mbappe. Photo: psg.fr
PSG forward Mike Mbappe received the Golden Boy award, presented annually by Italian publication Tuttosport to the best young player (under 21) of Europe.
According to a survey of journalists from leading European media, the Frenchman ahead of the forward of “Barcelona” Usman Dembele and striker “Manchester city” Gabriela Jesus.
Last season Mbappe played for Monaco.
In the composition of Monegasques 18-year-old forward scored 26 goals in 44 games in all competitions. Together with his team he won the French championship and also reached the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Last summer, the Frenchman moved to PSG on loan with option to buy for 165 million euros.
Last season the award went to midfielder, “Bavaria” Renata Sanches, who now plays for Swansea on loan, informs SE.