Erling Haaland and Jadon Sancho Join Six PL Stars on 20-Man Shortlist for 2020 Golden Boy Award

Borussia Dortmund teammates, Erling Haaland Jadon Sancho have made the shortlist for the 2020 Golden Boy Award | SASCHA SCHUERMANN/Getty Images

Borussia Dortmund teammates Jadon Sancho and Erling Haaland join six Premier League stars to be shortlisted for the 2020 Golden Boy award.

Manchester United's Mason Greenwood, Chelsea’s Callum Hudson Odoi, Manchester City’s Phil Foden, Bukayo Saka of Arsenal, and newcomers Ferran Torres and Fabio Silva are on the shortlist.

Barcelona duo Sergino Dest and Ansu Fati, and Real Madrid’s Brazilian pair of Rodrygo and Vinicius Jr. also make the cut.

Bayern Munich star Alphonso Davies is one of the leading names after helping the German giants to Champions League glory, with Rennes' Eduardo Camavinga the youngest man on the list at just 17.

The prestigious Golden Boy award recognises the most talented player in Europe each calendar year aged 21 or under, and its glistening list of former winners includes the likes of Lionel Messi, Cesc Fabregas, and Kylian Mbappe, and last year's winner, Atletico Madrid's Joao Felix.

This year’s edition started as a list of 100 nominees before it was whittled down by public vote to the 20 players now still in contention, with a winner to be announced before the end of the year.

The shortlist in full:

Mitchel Bakker - Paris Saint-Germain

Eduardo Camavinga - Rennes

Jonathan David - Lille

Alphonso Davies - Bayern Munich

Sergino Dest - Barcelona

Fabio Silva - Wolves

Ansu Fati - Barcelona

Phil Foden - Manchester City

Ryan Gravenberch - Ajax

Mason Greenwood - Manchester United

Erling Haaland - Borussia Dortmund

Callum Hudson-Odoi - Chelsea

Dejan Kulusevski - Juventus

Rodrygo - Real Madrid

Bukayo Saka - Arsenal

Jadon Sancho - Borussia Dortmund

Dominik Szoboszlai - Red Bull Salzburg

Sandro Tonali - Brescia

Ferran Torres - Manchester City

Vinicius - Real Madrid