Dutch defender, Matthijs De Ligt, has been named the 2018 Golden Boy Award victor, completing in front of Liverpool’s Trent Alexander Arnold and Trophee Kopa champ, Kylian Mbappe.
The Golden boy is a honor given by games columnists to a youthful footballer playing in Europe, saw to have been the most noteworthy prospect amid a timetable year. All candidates must be younger than 21 and play in an European’s country’s best tear.
The Ajax safeguard made his introduction for Ajax senior group in a Cup diversion against Williem II in 2016 and was made skipper of the club in March 2018. The 19-year-old turns into the primary Dutch player to be named European Golden Boy since Rafael Van der Vaart got the debut grant in 2005.