The Premier League’s top 5 young players this season

The Premier League is filled with some of the hottest young players from all over the world. This season a few young talents have lit up the Premier League with their performance’s.

Here are 5 players under the age of 21 that have stood out as some of the best in the division.

Curtis Jones

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The young scouser has stepped up this season amidst the Liverpool injury crisis. The skilful centre midfielder has impressed many with his confident displays so far this term.

The youngster has forced his way into the Liverpool team this season, putting up some dazzling performances. Jones’ close control and dribbling are his best qualities.

He was very impressive in Liverpool’s 2-1 win over Jose Mourinho’s Spurs side last month.

Illan Meslier

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The young French goalkeeper has been a class signing this season. He recently set a new record by becoming the youngest goalkeeper to reach five Premier League clean sheets since Joe Hart in December 2007.

The attacking philosophy of Marco Bielsa often leaves Meslier with much to do. Leeds’ expansive style of play means that Meslier has been thrown in the deep end this season,

Despite this Meslier has been one of the best keeper in the division this season.

Tariq Lamptey

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The Brighton full back has impressed many this season shutting out some of the best wingers in the world as well as creating opportunities for his team.

Lamptey made the brave decision to leave Chelsea as he could not see a future at the club. Fast forward six months and the youngster has established himself as one of the best prospects in the league.

Even with a wealth of options in defence, his recent performances may lead to him being in contention to become England’s first choice right back.

Phil Foden

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Foden is one of the brightest talents in world football. His brilliant technique and quality on the ball fits perfectly with Pep Guardiola’s philosophy.

The Mancunian is a pleasure to watch and this season Foden has established himself into the first team.

His football IQ is up there with some of the best players in the Premier League. The youngster has established himself in a team full of superstars and is a key part of Pep Guardiola’s team.

Pedro Neto

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Pedro Neto has stepped up massively this season. Wolves took a harsh blow when Talisman Raul Jimenez was ruled out for the season. However, Pedro Neto has filled the void left by the Mexican and has been one of the best players in the Premier League this season.

He has 6 goal contributions in the league so far this season and his quality displays have made him one of the best prospects in world football..

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