Player Spotlight: Presnel Kimpembe

Player Spotlight: Presnel Kimpembe

Featured in Issue 10 of Raumdeuter (19/05/2020)

Presnel Kimpembe is a French centre back who currently plays for Ligue 1 side Paris Saint-Germain and the French national team.

The 24-year-old central defender, who was born in France to a Congolese father and Haitian mother, began playing youth football for local side AS Eragny, before joining the academy ranks of Paris Saint-Germain as a youth player in 2005.

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Player Spotlight: Pietro Pellegri

Player Spotlight: Pietro Pellegri

Featured in Issue 8 of Raumdeuter (17/05/2020)

Pietro Pellegri is a talented young Italian striker who plays for AS Monaco in the French top flight, having joined the club from Genoa in January 2018 as a top-rated young prospect.

The 19-year-old Genoa local began his career playing in the local academy ranks of his hometown Serie A side, quickly being identified as one of the brightest talents Italian football had seen for a number of years.

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Player Spotlight: Loris Benito

Player Spotlight: Loris Benito

Featured in Issue 4 of Raumdeuter (16/05/2020)

Loris Benito is a Swiss full back who currently plays for Bordeaux in France’s Ligue 1 having joined the club in 2019 from Swiss side Young Boys.

The 28-year-old defender began playing in the academy ranks of his hometown club FC Aarau, making his way through the club’s junior sides before breaking into the first team in November 2009 at the age of 17.

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Player Spotlight: Neymar

Player Spotlight: Neymar

Featured in Issue 4 of Raumdeuter (16/05/2020)

Neymar is a Brazilian forward who plays for Paris Saint-Germain and is widely considered one of the top footballers in the modern game.

The 28-year-old Brazilian began playing youth football for Portuguesa Santista then Santos, before making his professional debut for the latter in March 2009 despite being just 17.

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Player Spotlight: Kylian Mbappe

Player Spotlight: Kylian Mbappe

Featured in Issue 3 of Raumdeuter (16/05/2020)

Kylian Mbappe is without question one of the most exciting young talents to emerge on the footballing stage in recent years, with Paris Saint-Germain’s French forward already lighting up the modern game.

The 21-year-old striker first started playing youth football with local side AS Bondy, before joining the academy setup at Monaco where he quickly developed and represented both the youth sides and Monaco B reserve team before making his senior debut in December 2015 as a late substitute in a 1-1 draw with Caen in Ligue 1.

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