Leon Goretzka cuts an imposing figure at 6'3".
Leon Goretzka cuts an imposing figure at 6'3"..

Top 10: Best young footballers in the world right now (5)

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7. Leon Goretzka

Age: 19

Nationality: German

Club: Schalke 04

Schalke have a host of young stars coming through at the moment with Julian Draxler and Max Meyer hitting the headlines across Europe.

However, Gazzetta dello Sport believe young midfielder Leon Goretzka is the best youngster at the Veltins Arena at the moment.

After impressing for Schalke, the 19-year-old made his debut for Germany's under-21 side and looks set to break into the senior squad in the near future. A World Cup place, however, looks beyond him.

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