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10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

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10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020, The fact that some impressive feats have already been reported across Europe in this football season is undeniable.

Although we already know what the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and even Robert Lewandowski can do, with their exciting goal-scoring prowess some exciting youngsters are already grabbing the headlines.

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While we’ve seen a long list of young people coming and going, Football Audit is looking at the 10 Top Scoring Teenagers in this season in Europe.

We hope that within the years ahead they will stand the test of time and hit the peak

10. Mathis Rayan Cherki

10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

Mathis Rayan Cherki

  • Name: Mathis Rayan Cherki
  • Born: Aug 17, 2003
  • Age: 16 years
  • Club: Lyon
  • Country: France
  • Goals: 3 Goals

Three goals so far, The forward has gone from viral sensation to one of Lyon’s most important players in less than a month and he ‘s only 16 years old.

After Karim Benzema, Anthony Martial, Alexandre Lacazette and Nabil Fekir, Cherki has exploded on the professional stage and is the latest phenomenal talent to graduate from Lyon ‘s famous academy.

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9. Dejan Kulusevski

10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

Dejan Kulusevski

  • Name: Dejan Kulusevski
  • Born: April 25, 2000
  • Age: 20 years
  • Club: Parma, on loan from Juventus
  • Country: Sweden
  • Goals: 4 Goals

The Swedish midfielder was already in excellent form in the Series A, scored four goals in 24 appearances before sealing a move to Juventus this month.

The youngster has not come cheap, with reports suggesting Juve has paid € 35 million-plus a potential € 10 million in add-ons for his services.

On loan, Kulusevski joined Parma and could pick up a few more before the season is out.

8. Dušan Vlahović

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10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

Dušan Vlahović

  • Name: Dušan Vlahović
  • Born: January 28, 2000
  • Age: 20 years
  • Club: Fiorentina
  • Country: Serbia
  • Goals: 6 Goals

The Serbian striker turns 20 later this month and Fiorentina is already looking at the prospect of being picked up in the summer nervously over their shoulder.

Vlahovic, who has six goals this season, is blessed with talent and an enormous frame – so he’ll be on top for a very long time.

7. Ferran Torres

10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

Ferran Torres García

  • Name: Ferran Torres García
  • Born: 29 February 2000
  • Age: 20 years
  • Club: Valencia CF
  • Country: Spain
  • Goals: 6 Goals

The Spaniard turned 20 on February 29th although we felt he deserved to be included as a teenager having played the majority of the campaign.

The exciting attacking midfielder has cemented his status as one of the most promising young talents in Spain, scoring 6 goals for his hometown club in 34 appearances.

6. Francisco Trincão

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10 Highest Scoring Teenagers in Europe This Season 2020

Francisco Trincão

  • Name: Francisco António Machado Mota Castro Trincão
  • Born: 29 December 1999
  • Age: 20 years
  • Club: S.C. Braga
  • Country: Portugal
  • Goals: 7 Goals

Because of his superlative displays Trincão is already on his way to Barcelona, another player who turned 20 during the current campaign, though his exploits as a 19-year-old for a large chunk of the 2019/20 season ensured that he made our list.

Beginning from August with 7 goals in just 10 Primeira Liga and Europa League (26 appearances in total), this exciting young man deserves all the accolades he receives.

It’s no surprise, therefore, that Barcelona sanctioned a £30m deal for this raw talent ahead of the summer transfer window.

5. Gabriel Martinelli

Gabriel Martinelli

Gabriel Martinelli

  • Name: Gabriel Teodoro Martinelli Silva
  • Born: Jun 18, 2001
  • Age: 18
  • Club: Arsenal
  • Country: Brazil
  • Goals: 10 Goals

If there is one silver lining in Arsenal’s relatively unproductive season, it is Gabriel Martinelli’s emergence that has been a major positive for the Gunners.

The Brazilian centre-forward has not only shot into the limelight from relative obscurity in his homeland last year, but has done so in a remarkable manner.

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Since he was given a chance he grabbed it in the first place and never looked back.

The 18-year-old has already banged in an incredible 10 goals for the Gunners in 2019/20 from just 15 starts before the season was suddenly ruptured

4. Mason Greenwood

Mason Greenwood

Mason Greenwood

  • Name: Mason Will John Greenwood
  • Born: 1 October 2001
  • Age: 18 years
  • Club: Manchester United
  • Country: England
  • Goals: 12 Goals

Manchester United ‘s academy has churned out several late stars, but Mason Greenwood is without question the home-grown crown jewel of the club right now.

The Bradford-born youngster never loses an opportunity to impress, and the dynamic player, who only turned 18 in October, has already scored 12 first team goals for United despite only playing 15 games in all.

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3. Jadon Sancho

Jadon Sancho

Jadon Sancho

  • Name: Jadon Malik Sancho
  • Born: 25 March 2000
  • Age: 20 years
  • Club: Borussia Dortmund
  • Country: England
  • Goals: 17 Goals

His name on the transfer market is ringing the bell with many top clubs vying to buy him in. The England international that turned 20 this week is one of the hottest properties on football right now and the reason is not far-fetched.

This extremely talented winger has scored 17 times in all competitions this term for Dortmund and he has proven equally that he can also generate goals from the same enormously successful period with a whopping 17 assists to his name.

2. Myron Boadu

Myron Boadu

Myron Boadu

  • Name: Myron Boadu
  • Born: 14 January 2001
  • Age: 19 years
  • Club: AZ Alkmaar
  • Country: Netherland
  • Goals: 18 goals

For his club AZ Alkmaar in 2019/20, Amsterdam-born forward Myron Boadu is enjoying a stellar breakthrough season in The Netherlands.

The 19-year-old striker banged in goals on the daily for AZ in the Eredivisie and Europa League, finding the net a total of 18 times in all competitions in his 31 appearances.

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1. Erling Braut Haaland

Erling Braut Haaland

Erling Braut Haaland

  • Name: Erling Braut Håland
  • Born: 21 July 2000
  • Age: 19 years
  • Club: Borussia Dortmund
  • Country: Norway
  • Goals: 40 Goals

The lethal striker has witnessed a spectacular upsurge in the last 15 months that many can only dream of as he is the highest-scoring teenagers in Europe this season.

In January 2019 the Norwegian, who won’t turn 20 until July, travelled to Austria to sign from Molde for RB Salzburg.

During only 22 games for RB Salzburg between August and December, Haaland found the net an eye-watering 28 times, moving his talent from the Austrian stage to the Champions League stage with other-worldly ease.

German club Borussia Dortmund came to call when the winter transfer window opened, snatching Haaland from under Manchester United’s noses for about €20 m, and the 19-year-old hasn’t looked back since.

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Haaland hit a stunning debut hat-trick off the bench for BVB against Augsburg and since moving across the border to swap one Bundesliga for another, the hitman has bagged a total of 12 goals.

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