Portuguese Atletico midfielder João Felix has been recognized as the best young player in the world and has been awarded the Golden Boy prize.
The Portuguese bypassed Jaden Sancho from Borussia Dortmund, who finished second, and Kai Haverz from Bayer Leverkusen, who took the third place.
Ukrainian goalkeeper Andriy Lunin, who plays for "Real Valladolid CF”, was also put in the rating of the best young players. The Ukrainian player was placed at the 15th position.
As we reported earlier, International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) has released the list of the best national team coaches in the world in 2019, press service of IFFHS informed.
Portugal coach Fernando Santos, whose team won the first UEFA Nations League Cup, is at the top of the list. The second place belongs to Tite from the national team of Brazil, and the third - to Roberto Martinez, who coaches the national team of Belgium.
It is worth noting that Oleksandr Petrakov, who led the U-20 national team to victory in the World Cup, was put at the 19th place.