Spanish magazine Don Balon has announced is eagerly anticipated Top 100 Young Players List for 2010. All players listed must be born after January 1st 1989 and they are also shown listed at their current club irrespective if they are on loan or not.

A dream for FM players looking forward to this years game, or just for football enthusiasts like myself who enjoy lists.

Let me know what you think, have Don Balon missed anyone off the list, add your suggestions.

ENGLAND

Jack Wilshere (Arsenal)
Carlos Vela (Arsenal)
Theo Walcott (Arsenal)
Gael Kakuta (Chelsea)
Jack Rodwell (Everton)
Danny Wilson (Liverpool)
Mario Balotelli (Manchester City)
Dedryck Boyata (Manchester City)
Federico Macheda (Manchester United)
Rafael da Silva (Manchester United)
Jordan Henderson (Sunderland)
Gareth Bale (Tottenham)
Giovanni Dos Santos (Tottenham)

FRANCE

Gueïda Fofana (Le Havre)
Eden Hazard (Lille)
Dejan Lovren (Lyon)
Miralem Pjanic (Lyon)
Maxime Gonalons (Lyon)
Andre Ayew (Marseille)
Lukman Haruma (Monaco)
Nikolas N’Koulou (Monaco)
Mamadou Sakho (PSG)
Yann Mvila (Rennes)
Ryad Boudebouz (Sochaux)
Emmanuel Rivière (St Etienne)
Yannis Tafer (Toulouse)
Moussa Sissoko (Toulouse)

GERMANY

Thomas Müller (Bayern)
Holger Badstuber (Bayern)
Breno (Bayern)
Diego Contento (Bayern)
Toni Kroos (Bayern)
Shinji Kagawa (Dortmund)
Mario Götze (Dortmund)
Lewis Holtby (Mainz)
Marco Reus (Mönchengladbach)
Marko Marin (Werder Bremen)
Simon Kjaer (Wolfsburg)

ITALY

Adem Ljajic (Fiorentina)
Khouma Babacar (Fiorentina)
Stefan Jovetic (Fiorentina)
Davide Santon (Inter)
Phillippe Coutinho (Inter)
Alexandre Pato (Milan)
Abel Hernández (Palermo)
Javier Pastore (Palermo)
Ezequiel Muñoz (Palermo)
Dominic Adiyiah (Reggina)
Guido Marilungo (Sampdoria)

SPAIN

Pablo Piatti (Almería)
Iker Muniain (Athletic Bilbao)
David De Gea (Atletico Madrid)
Alvaro Domínguez (Atletico Madrid)
Thiago (Barcelona)
Marc Muniesa (Barcelona)
Bojan (Barcelona)
Victor Ruiz (Espanyol)
Jose Rondón (Málaga)
Sergio Canales (Real Madrid)
Antoine Griezmann (Real Sociedad)
Ander Herrera (Real Zaragoza)

NETHERLANDS

Toby Alderweireld (Ajax)
Georginio Wijnaldum (Feyenoord)
Luc Castaignos (Feyenoord)
Ricky Van Wolfswinkel (Utrecht)

RUSSIA

Tomas Necid (CSKA Moscow)
Georgy Shennikov (CSKA Moskow)
Alan Dzagoev (CSKA Moscow)
Jano Ananidze (Spartak Moscow)

UKRAINE

Andriy Yarmolenko (Dinamo Kiev)
Maksim Koval (Dinamo Kiev)
Yaroslav Rakytskiy (Shakhtar Donetsk)
Douglas Costa (Shakhtar Donetsk)

BRAZIL

Renan Diego (Cruzeiro)
Giuliano (Internacional)
Neymar (Santos)
Ganso (Santos)

BELGIUM

Romelu Lukaku (Anderlecht)
Jelle Vossen (Genk)
Mehdi Carcela-Gonzalez (Standard Liege)

TURKEY

Ismail Köybasi (Besiktas)
Sercan Yildirim (Bursaspor)
Miroslav Stoch (Fenerbahçe)

NORWAY

Markus Henriksen (Rosenborg)
Harmeet Singh (Valerengen)

PORTUGAL

Alan Kardec (Benfica)
James Rodriguez (Porto)

SWITZERLAND

Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel)
Emmanuel Mayuka (Young Boys)

ISRAEL

Ben Sahar (Hapoel Tel Aviv)

CZECH REPUBLIC

Vaclav Kadlec (Sparta Prague)

ARGENTINA

Manuel Lanzini (River Plate)

GREECE

Sotiris Ninis (Panathinaikos)

SWEDEN

Robin Soder (Göteborg)

ROMANIA

Lacina Traoré (Cluj)

CROATIA

Ante Vukusic (Hadjuk Split)

SAUDI ARABIA

Hamdan Al Kamali (Al Wahda)

SCOTLAND

Vladimir Weiss (Rangers)

SOUTH AFRICA

Siyanda Xulu (Mamelodi Sundowns)

JAPAN

Bo-Kyung Kim (Oita Trinita)

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3 comments

October 29th, 2010

Fascinating list. Surprised Macheda and Dos Santos are on there. People left off? Chelsea’s Josh McEachran.

gibfootball

October 29th, 2010

Loads of people have mentioned McEachran, need to see this kid play.

November 7th, 2010

Hi Andrew,
Very good nice blog,
I’m surprised to don’t see Özil or Khedira on this list …!

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