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FIFA World Cup 2010: Top 11 Young Turks in the making
FIFA World Cup 2010 is heading for its quarterfinal clash from July 2. Every team has some young promising players. Here is the list Top 11 Young Turks in the making. Some of the best teams are already out of the tournament, and South American soccer gian
FIFA WORLD Cup 2010 is heading for its quarterfinal clash from July 2. Every team has some young promising players. Here is the list Top 11 Young Turks in the making. Some of the best teams are already out of the tournament, and South American soccer giants are going to make a deep impact in next two days. Only African hope Ghana will definitely get massive crowd support in its match.
 
Christian ERIKSEN: At just 18 years of age, Christian Eriksen is the youngest member of the Danish squad at the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.
Date of Birth: 14 February 1992, Height: 181 cm, Shirt number: 21, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Ajax (NED), International Caps: 5, International Goals: 0
First international: Austria - Denmark (3 March 2010)
 
Jonathan MENSAH: Promising defender Jonathan Mensah has plotted a steady path up through the junior ranks and is now very much part of an exciting generation of promising Ghanaian international talent.
Date of Birth: 13 July 1990, Height: 182 cm, Shirt number: 8, Position: Defender
Current club: Free State Stars (RSA), International Caps: 8, International Goals: 0
First international: Ghana - Malawi (5 January 2010).
 
Daniel AGYEI: Daniel Agyei has already graduated swiftly from youth level to emerge as Ghana’s new second-choice goalkeeper.
Date of Birth: 10 November 1989, Height: 186 cm, Shirt number: 1, Position: Goalkeeper
Current club: Liberty (GHA), International Caps: 3, International Goals: 0
First international: Angola - Ghana (18 November 2009)
 
Samuel INKOOM: Samuel Inkoom is one of several players who have made a successful transition from Ghana’s U-20 world champion team to the ranks of the senior Black Stars.
Date of Birth: 1 June 1989, Height: 179 cm, Shirt number: 7, Position: Defender, Current club: Basel (SUI), International Caps: 17, International Goals: 0, First international: Ghana - Tunisia (19 November 2008)
 
Marko MARIN: Whether this slight figure of a man is striking the ball sweetly around the park, bursting into space between defenders, or gliding, ball at feet, past flat-footed opponents, fans tend to be left open-mouthed in amazement.
Date of Birth: 13 March 1989, Height: 169 cm, Shirt number: 21, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Werder Bremen (GER), International Caps: 11, International Goals: 1, First international: Germany - Belarus (27 May 2008)

Holger BADSTUBER: Holger Badstuber only celebrated his Bundesliga debut for Bayern Munich against Hoffenheim on the first day of the 2009/10 campaign, though it was not long before he had become one of coach Louis van Gaal's most reliable performers.
Date of Birth: 13 March 1989, Height: 190 cm, Shirt number: 14, Position: Defender, Current club: Bayern Munich (GER) , International Caps: 4, International Goals: 0.
 
Toni KROOS: Toni Kroos has been billed as the youthful gem of German football for some time, and many argue he could one day attain world class status.
Date of Birth: 4 January 1990, Height: 180 cm, Shirt number: 18, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Bayer Leverkusen (GER) , International Caps: 5, International Goals: 0, First international: Germany - Argentina (3 March 2010)

Mesut OEZIL: The sigh of relief in German football was almost audible when Mesut Ozil made the step up to international class with a string of outstanding performances.
Date of Birth: 15 October 1988, Height: 182 cm, Shirt number: 8, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Werder Bremen (GER), International Caps: 14, International Goals: 2, First international: Germany - Norway (11 February 2009).

Thomas MUELLER: There are easier surnames for a German footballer to possess than Muller, especially if you happen to be a Bayern Munich striker.
Date of Birth: 13 September 1989, Height: 186 cm, Shirt number: 13, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Bayern Munich (GER) , International Caps: 6, International Goals: 3, First international: Germany - Argentina (3 March 2010).

Javier PASTORE: Javier Pastore is one of the players that have earned a place in Diego Maradona’s squad without having made a single appearance in qualifying.
Date of Birth: 20 June 1989, Height: 173 cm, Shirt number: 23, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Palermo (ITA), International Caps: 3, International Goals: 0.

Nicolas LODEIRO: In the eyes of many, Nicolas Lodeiro is the finest player Uruguay has produced in recent times.
Date of Birth: 21 March 1989, Height: 173 cm, Shirt number: 14, Position: Midfielder, Current club: Ajax (NED) , International Caps: 6, International Goals: 0, First international: Costa Rica - Uruguay (14 November 2009)

 

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