Recently, Portugal footballer João Felix will be given the 'Golden Boy' Award for the year 2019. Atletico Madrid will win the title by beating 20-year-old Felix English footballer Jadon Sancho and German midfield Kai Hewarts, who play club football. The award is given by the Italian newspaper Tutosport to the best footballer under 21 in Europe. A panel of 40 journalists selected Felix for the award through voting.
According to information received from sources, Felix has transferred to Atletico Madrid during the same season by transfer from Benfica. The deal was for about $ 131 million (about Rs 936 crore). Last season, he scored 15 goals for Benfica. Atletico has scored three goals so far this season.
At the same time, it is being said that last year this award was won by Dutch defender Mathews de Ligt. The same one who was playing for Ajax at that time, but later started playing for Juvents. Former winners who have won this award are Leonel Messi, Paul Pogba and Kaylin Embape. Sergio Agero won this award in 2007, before Felix from Atletico.