A list with five wonderkid strikers to sign in Football Manager 2021.
Who doesn't love a talented striker in Football Manager? You sign him at a young age and then develop him into a world-class and goal scoring striker. On this list we have collected five different young strikers, using our very own Player Database. Use this database to find the perfect player for your team!
Criteria to make the list
- Age max 21
- Potential at least 80
Also, to find the player's transfer value we have created a save with Ajax, a club which prefers to sign young players. We have made bids for all the players on this list, giving you an indication of their potential cost in FM21.
Wilfried Gnonto - Zurich
This 16-year-old also made our FM21 Hidden Gem list and is someone to really watch in your save. While his technical and mental attributes need development, he is already showing some impressive physical skills at the start of a new save. He is very quick and very fit, making it possible to train him hard!
Expected fee: €875k to €1M
Goncalo Ramos - Benfica
A 19-year-old striker from Portugal who plays for Benfica. He can play in multiple roles but he is at his best in an Advanced Forward or Deep Lying forward role. The key attributes are all 10+, showing that he will be able to become a very good forward.
Expected fee: €20M
Lazaro - Flamengo
This 18-year-old Brazilian is a versatile forward as he is able to play as a striker or as a right-footed left winger. Despite his young age he is already showing great skills in terms of dribbling and technique, making him potentially a very dangerous creative striker.
Expected fee: €5M
Patson Daka - RB Salzburg
The 21-year-old Zambian has been with Salzburg since 2017 and he has been impressing with 27 goals in 54 appearances. Looking at his profile he is an ideal counter pacher as he is very quick, a good finisher and has good off the ball skills.
Expected fee: €28.5M
Karim Adeyemi - RB Salzburg
Last player on the list is the 18-year-old German striker Karim Adeyemi. He joined RB Salzburg in 2018 from Unterhaching and he is now a full member of the first team squad. Adeyemi is a talented player and he is able to become a very good striker. RB Salzburg are aware of his talent and want to keep him at the club. We weren't able to agree terms with the Austrians for a transfer fee after they requested €80M.
Expected fee: €50M+