Gideon Sutherland has taken up the mantle of managing the Top 50 U20 players for the Fall 2021 edition. This was a tough year for young players with so many disruptions coming out of 2020 with covid impacting development in a variety of ways.

Marcus (@chasingacup), Matty Knips (@underdogSP) & Gideon Sutherland (@gideonsuth) discuss the list and who to look out for. Give Gideon a follow and check out his Twitter Space – First Touch.

The Top 50 u20 Eligible Prospects (Fall 2021 Update)

      1. Ricardo Pepi, 2003, Striker, FC Dallas
      2. Malick Sanogo, 2004, Striker, Union Berlin
      3. Caden Clark, 2003, Attack Mid, Red Bull Leipzig
      4. Jonathan Gomez, 2003, Left Back, Louisville City
      5. Adrian Gill, 2006, Center Mid, FC Barcelona
      6. Axel Perez, 2007, Attacking Mid, Redacted
      7. Justin Che, 2003, Center Back, FC Dallas
      8. Kevin Paredes, 2003, Left Back, DC United
      9. Reed Baker-Whiting, 2005, Center Mid, Seattle Sounders
      10. Christian McFarlane, 2007, Left Back, NYCFC
      11. Cade Cowell, 2003, Winger, San Jose Earthquakes
      12. Paxten Aaronson, 2003, Attacking Mid, Philadelphia Union
      13. Axel Kei, 2007, Striker, Real Salt Lake
      14. Grayson Dettoni, 2005, Center Back, Bayern Munich
      15. Matthew Corcoran, 2006, Defensive Mid, FC Dallas
      16. Bento Estrela, 2006, Center Mid, New York Red Bulls
      17. CJ Olney, 2006, Attacking Mid, Philadelphia Union
      18. Quinn Sullivan, 2004, Attacking Mid, Philadelphia Union
      19. Dante Sealy, 2003, Winger, FC Dallas
      20. Jack McGlynn, 2003, Center Mid, Philadelphia Union
      21. Moses Nyeman, 2003, Center Mid, DC United
      22. Zach Booth, 2004, Center Mid, Leicester City
      23. Brooklyn Raines, 2005, Defensive Mid, FC Locomotive
      24. Bajung Darboe, 2006, Winger, Philadelphia Union
      25. Matthew Schenfeld, 2006, Right Back, FC Cincinnati
      26. Mauricio Cuevas, 2003, Right Back, Unattached
      27. Kristin Fletcher, 2005, Winger, Bethesda SC
      28. Fede Oliva, 2004, Winger, Athletico Madrid
      29. Javen Romero, 2006, Center Back, LAFC
      30. Antonio Leone, 2004, Center Back, LAFC
      31. Gavin Turner, 2007, Attacking Mid, DC United
      32. Sergio Oregel, 2005, Attacking Mid, Chicago Fire
      33. Valentin Yotov, 2006, Winger, Bayern Munich
      34. Diego Rocio, 2007, Striker, Philadelphia Union
      35. Diego Luna, 2003, Winger, FC Locomotive
      36. Danny Leyva, 2003, Defensive Mid, Seattle Sounders
      37. Evan Rotundo, 2004, Attacking Mid, Schalke 04
      38. Jude Wellings, 2006, Center Mid, Real Salt Lake
      39. Aaron Heard, 2006, Center Mid, St Louis City FC
      40. Nathan Worth, 2007, Center Mid, New York Red Bulls
      41. Felipe Valencia, 2005, Winger, Inter Miami
      42. Kaile Auvray, 2004, Winger, LOSC Lille
      43. Cole Campbell, 2006, Winger, Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar
      44. Brian Gutierrez, 2003, Attacking Mid, Chicago Fire
      45. Jalen Neal, 2003, Center Back, LA Galaxy
      46. Serge Ngoma, 2005, Winger, New York Red Bulls
      47. Brian Alanis, 2006, Left Back, Houston Dynamo
      48. Michael Halliday, 2003, Right Back, Orlando
      49. Cruz Medina, 2006, Center Mid, San Jose Earthquakes
      50. Brandan Craig, 2004, Center Back, Philadelphia Union

Honorable Mentions

51. Casey Walls, 2003, Center Back, San Jose Earthquakes
52. Alex Haushild, 2006, Center Back, NYCFC
53. Devan Tanton, 2004, Right Back, Fulham
54. Alejandro Alvarado, 2003, Center Mid, FC Vizela
55. Daniel Edelman, 2003, Defensive Mid, New York Red Bulls 2
56. Patrick Leal, 2003, Winger, Sporting CP
57. Matthew Leal, 2003, Defensive Mid, Sporting CP

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