The World Cup gives you some of the world’s unknown players in the world of football rise up to the opportunity. These players could easily be the biggest names in the 2018 World Cup.
Here are some of the upcoming players that football clubs are eyeing to add in their teams:
Giancarlo Gonzales, Costa Rica
Los Ticos defensive midfielder was very determined, has outstanding positioning, especially when he outwit some of the best forwards in the game.
Divock Origi, Belgium
Liverpool has set its eyes on this Belgian player, especially with the performance that he has displayed in the Brazil World Cup, which caught the attention of many.
Eliaquim Mangala, France
France back-up center-half is court by big teams such as Manchester City, Manchester United, PSG, Barcelona and Chelsea after what he has shown in the World Cup.
Antoine Griezmann, France
After his performance against the Germans, this 23-year-old star has gained the interest of Monaco, Chelsea, and Liverpool.
Jose Juan Vasquez, Mexico
After he replaced Jesus Zavala, this 5 feet 5 inches player turned out to be Mexico’s unlikely star.
Jose Gimenez, Uruguay
After his performance in the 2014 World Cup against England and Italy, it seems like Atletico Madrid must invest more on this player, unless they want to lose him to other team, like Manchester United.
Paul Pogba, France
After his performance against Nigeria, he is definitely one of Les Blues prized asset. And now teams such as PSG, United, and Chelsea have their eyes on this player.
Julia Green, USA
Though, they were defeated by Belgium, him scoring the only goal for the team in that match has captured the interest of fans and other big teams.
Juan Fernando Quintero, Colombia
Even though it was James Rodriguez who had the spotlight, this 21-year-old star is definitely making some big splash when he played for the team during the Brazil World Cup.
Mateo Kovacic, Croatia
Even though they lost to Brazil and Mexico, this 20-year-old player has captured the interest of Liverpool, Man U, and Real Madrid.
Miralem Pjanic, Bosnia & Herzegovina
Even though they were defeated by Argentina, this man made it very difficult for their opponent to achieve victory, earning him the recognition as Man of the Match.