Valencia CF28 June 2024

Vote for Cristhian Mosquera to be the Golden Boy 2024

Voting period begins for the best U21 player in Europe

Valencia CF defender Cristhian Mosquera has been included in the prestigious Golden Boy Football Benchmark Index list of the top 100 Under-21 players playing for clubs in European leagues.

From the morning of this Friday, June 28, voting begins to choose the Golden Boy awarded by Tuttosport and that distinguishes the best U-21 player on the continent.

The central defender trained at the VCF Academy has established himself this season in the Valencia CF first team under the orders of Rubén Baraja, demonstrating performance and personality, values that at just 19 years of age make him a player with great potential for the present and future.

It should be noted that the Valencianista player has been the best defender of LALIGA EA Sports 23-24 according to Olocip, has finished in the 'top 5' of the U-23 central defenders with the highest percentage of ground duels won among the five major leagues and has accumulated numerous nominations for awards such as being the best U-23 player of the month of April of LALIGA EA Sports 23-24, the Golden Boy and the 2024 Football Draft Awards, which recognizes the best Spanish youth players.


Cristhian Mosquera has been ranked 15th (76.4 points) in the Golden Boy 100 candidates ranking, which takes into account the on-field performance of players since October 2023 and considers players born in 2004 or later who belong to teams in the top 25 UEFA leagues by coefficient.

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