Folarin Balogun

The pacey forward started 19 fixtures in our under-18s title-winning season, scoring an incredible 25 goals.

This tally includes two hat-tricks and a four-goal haul, meaning Folarin averaged a goal every 62 minutes. No other 17-year-old scored more in English youth football. The New York-born youngster has represented both England and USA at under-18 level, but he’s also eligible to play for Nigeria.

After training with the first team in March 2019, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang took to social media to claim that the youngster was on fire!