FIFA World Cup 2018: World Cup 2014 saw some of the youngsters take the center stage like James Rodriguez, Andre Schurrle, Mario Gotze, and many others. These stars truly led their teams and they have turned quite a few heads with their performances. No wonder life changed for these players after the world’s greatest spectacle. The world cup is surely full of surprises and no one knows from which country will we see the next eminent star being showcased on his way to glory. Come 2018 we are once again sure to witness the rise of many young stars eager to show their hunger and talent at the biggest stage.
Players to Look Out For FIFA World Cup in 2018:
Just 23 years old and already showing the world why he is going to be a threat for the opposing defenders. This Argentine is a crafty player with amazing ball control and a formidable left foot. Almost reminds us of Messi, doesn’t he? Paulo Dybala with his brilliant runs and positioning not only score goals but creates subtle chances for his teammates. He is one of the main players to watch out for as he dons the Argentine Jersey in 2018.
Hailing from France this 19-year-old is quickly becoming a sensation in the football world. With a style of play similar to that of legend Thierry Henry, this young prodigy is a force to reckon with. Having a calm composure in front of the goal coupled with brilliantly timed runs Mbappe is sure to make news when he plays for France in the 2018 world cup.
A youth academy product of Benfica, this talented player can surely reduce the stress on Ronaldo’s shoulder. Hardworking, intelligent, and reliable this Portuguese National is making headlines for his brilliant plays and assists. Along with Joao Mario, Andre Silva and Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal is shaping up to be quite a team for the world cup.
Everyone remembers the score of 7-1and some might even say Brazil is done for. With players like Neymar and Philippe Coutinho, the Selecaos are still one of the most feared teams in the world cup. A combination of passing, dribbling and those excellent long rangers make this player a delight to watch. A playmaker in the true sense he can provide assists or even better curl the ball beautifully in the top corner. Brazil sure needs him to be in top form in the next world cup.
There is no doubt that this player has all the traits to become one of the best in the field. If you don’t believe it, then just have a look at the numbers. Since debuting at White Hart Lane, Alli has been simply unstoppable. England sure does need more players like him if they want to improve their record in the big games.
This Spaniard is one best modern day footballers to grace this game. An attacking midfielder blessed with skillful dribbling and the near perfect passes make him an asset for any team. Quick and creative he can easily breeze past two-three challenges and still go on effortlessly. Another player surely the world will watch out for in the coming world cup.
These are few of the players who will get to showcase their talents on the grandest stage. Even Germany’s Joshua Kimmich, Brazil’s Gabriel Jesus, France’s Ousmane Dembele and many other young players will show the world their talent and the effort they have put in. Make no mistake in thinking these are the only few players that will make your head turn, be assured that there will be lots of other players from various nations who are worthy to represent their country on the biggest stage.