U-17’s PAST CHAMPIONS
Having played in the under-17 World Cup in Nigeria, the world’s most expensive footballer was bought for over $260 million this year
3. JAMES RODRIGUEZ
Uncovered at the U-17 World Cup in South Korea, and currently on loan to Bayern Munich, he struggled at Real Madrid
2. RAHEEM STERLING
Mexico became the first U-17 World Cup host to win the tournament in 2011. One of the squad, Sterling is now a star at Manchester City.
4. TONI KROOS
Real Madrid bought Kroos from Bayern Munich in 2014. He played in the U-17 World Cup in South Korea, where he won the Golden Ball.