Steve McManaman exclusive: ‘Can Jude Bellingham be the best player at Euro 2024? Yeah, absolutely’

Jude Bellingham
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Jude Bellingham's stock has been rising exponentially since his first-team debut with Birmingham City at the age of 16 – now he finds himself with the weight of a nation on his back heading into Euro 2024.

The Real Madrid man is on top of the world at the age of just 20, having played a starring role in Los Blancos' Champions League and La Liga double in his debut campaign with the club, following an £88 million move from Borussia Dortmund.

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Chris Flanagan
Senior Staff Writer

Chris joined FourFourTwo in 2015 and has reported from more than 20 countries, in places as varied as Ivory Coast and the Arctic Circle. He's interviewed Pele, Zlatan and Santa Claus (it's a long story), as well as covering the World Cup, AFCON and the Clasico. He previously spent 10 years as a newspaper journalist, and completed the 92 in 2017.

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