Team – River Plate Age – 21 National Team – Argentina Transfermarkt – $22 million
The 21 year old Argentinian wonderkid has been on fire this year. He recently got some minutes in Argentina’s World Cup qualifying match against Brazil. He currently plays for River plate and has had a great season, scoring 15 goals in 16 appearances in the Argentinian league. With this outstanding performance, Alvarez has caught the attention of many European clubs. If he keeps up his form, don’t be surprised to see Julian Alvarez on the World Cup squad.
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