Matthijs de Ligt News and Features
Came through Ajax's youth system before establishing himself in the Eredivisie giants' first team at the age of 17. The highly-rated centre-back helped Ajax reach the Champions League semi-finals and win the league title in the 2018-19 campaign before making the Nations League final with Holland. His strong performances earned him a big-money move to Juventus in 2019 and it didn't take him long to become a first-team regular for Maurizio Sarri's side.
Ajax Last season's Champions League semi-finalists lost Frenkie de Jong and Matthijs de Ligt over the summer, and didn't make it out of the group stage this time. It's a cycle they're doomed to repeat, writes Seb Stafford-Bloor
Rafael van der Vaart Atletico Madrid's Joao Felix has scooped the 2019 award, so we take a look at where its previous winners wound up
Premier League The Golden Boy award's 20-man shortlist has been released – and features four Premier League players.
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