Matthijs de Ligt has been named the winner of the 2019 Kopa Trophy at this 12 months’s Ballon d’Or ceremony.
Awarded to the most effective participant on the planet underneath the age of 21, De Ligt collected the prize on the Theatre du Chatelet, Paris, as a part of France Soccer’s annual ceremony.
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De Ligt has loved a spectacular 12 months, captaining Ajax by a outstanding 2018-19 that noticed them win the KNVB Cup and Eredivisie.
He additionally performed an integral position within the membership’s run to the Champions League semi-finals, defeating Actual Madrid and Juventus, earlier than coming unstuck towards Tottenham Hotspur.
The Juventus defender was introduced the award by former winner, Kylian Mbappe.
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