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Camavinga and Gavi fight for the Golden Boy

ANDhe Golden Boy, an award for which MARCA is a judge, has become a true reference in the world of football. This week the name of the one hundred


ANDhe Golden Boy, an award for which MARCA is a judge, has become a true reference in the world of football. This week the name of the one hundred candidates to be proclaimed has been announced the best young soccer player under 21 in the world and to be able to succeed Pedri, who is also in the running for the award. ‘Tuttosport’ opened the website for fans from all over the world to vote for their favorites and the response was immediate.

493,000 votes from all over the world in two days, proclaimed a cybernetic podium, with the Ecuadorian Piero Hincapi at the head. The South American country turned to the Bayer Leverkusen player and with his votes they have lifted him to the first position, which only serves as a reference, since the award has not yet chosen the finalists. Eduardo Camavinga was in second place, followed by Barça player Gavi.

The result, as we said, only serves as a reference and to win a prize called Web, since the name of the winner still has to overcome different stages before reaching its final stretch and above all its final decision. after the vote of 30 specialized journalists from all over the world. The presence of the Bayer Leverkusen defender, despite his worth, has had a lot to do with the reaction of Ecuadorian football fans. The effect call function.

The award is serving to recognize emerging figures as in his day Messi, Pogba, De Ligt, Mbapp, Haaland or Pedri, the last winner. The list of one hundred candidates will be reduced until reaching the 20 finalists. The 20th edition of the Golden Boy is already underway and everything points to a fight between Camavinga and Gavi. The prize used to be awarded in December, but the Qatar World Cup has advanced the deadlines and in this 2022, the gala will take place in Turn on October 15.