The upcoming young generation is what keeps any game alive. These passionate youngsters bring with them the concept of eternity to the game. Their potential is to be exercised in the early stage so as to level up the game. Here are the top 10 young players with the most goal contribution during the latest season.
10. Florian Wirtz
Playing for the Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Wirtz is considered one of the best young players in the German League. Being awarded VDV Bundesliga Newcomer of the Season 2021–22, Wirtz has a total of 10 goals and 14 assists in 31 matches played.
9. Phil Phoden
Recently awarded the PFA Young Player of the Year, Phil Hoden is a young talent that has assisted his team in winning 4 premier league titles. This young midfielder has 14 goals and 11 assists in a total of 45 games played.
8. Adam Hlozek
We catch sight of another player from Bayer Leverkusen who is proving to be a promising young talent in the league. This 19-year-old Czech footballer has proven his worth to the team with his 11 goals and 14 assists in just 43 games.
7. Yunus Akgun
Having joined the Galatasaray youth academy in 2011, Akgun currently plays as a professional winger for the Turkish club Adana Demirspor. Akgun has a total of 9 goals and 17 assists in 39 total matches played and is a great support to the team.
6. Liel Abada
PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year 2021–22 awardee, Abada has helped his team to victory in the most recent Scottish League Cup. With 15 goals and 11 assists in just 50 games, he is surely one of the most promising young talents in the Scottish football scenario.
5. Joshua Zirkzee
Former Bayern Munich forward, Joshua has a stunning 27-goal contribution this season with 17 goals and 10 assists in a total of 41 games.
4. Charles De Ketelaere
Playing for one of the best clubs in Belgium, we see a new talented young man emerging from the shadows. Assisting Brugge to get their 16th subsequent win in the Belgian Super Cup 2021, this player has a goal contribution of 27. The breakout is as follows: 18 goals and 9 assists in 43 matches.
3. Karim Adeyemi
UEFA European Under-21 Championship 2021 winner Karim Adeyemi will be seen playing for Borussia Dortmund in the following season. He had a great run this season with 23 goals and 7 assists in 43 matches.
2. Erling Haaland
Recently signed by the current Premier League champions Manchester City, Erling Haaland is a force to reckon with when he is on the field. Haaland’s contribution to Borussia Dortmund is monumental. He has a total of 27 goals and 5 assists in just 29 games this season.
1. Vinicius Junior
Having scored the winning goal in the UEFA Champions League Final, Vinicius has been reliable since his record-breaking transfer to Real Madrid. He had a wonderful season with 22 goals and 20 assists in 52 games played summing up to a total of 42 goal contributions.