Football Manager 2022 Wonderkid Wingers: These young stars will dominate the flanks in this year's game

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It's great to find some flair on the wings, players that can get an extra yard of room to whip in a cross or take defenders on and score themselves.

If they are a wonderkid that makes the signing even better, as they will play a crucial role in your FM22 squad for years to come.

Finding these sorts of players can be hard, so we've compiled a list of the best wonderkid wingers on Football Manager 2022.

Wonderkid Wingers

Teenage sensations with high potential ratings, these wonderkids require intense training and development to reach their full potential.

In Football Manager 2022, these wingers are certain to rise to the very top and lead you to great success in your managerial career.

Ansu Fati (CA 149 - PA 175)

Ansu Fati Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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BARA SAVIOR - Fati could be one of the youngsters to help the team in the future

Age: 18

Club: Barcelona

Value: £60 million

Touted as one of the finest young talents in the world, Ansu Fati is once again the standout wonderkid to watch in Football Manager 2022.

The chosen heir to Lionel Messi, Fati is virtually untouchable in terms of valuation.

However, with Barcelona in financial ruin, a large offer could be too good to turn down. Could you entice Fati away from Spain and nurture him into an elite player?

Harvey Elliott (CA 131 - PA 165)

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HOMEGROWN HERO - Elliot will also be key for England in the future

Age: 18

Club: Liverpool

Value: £10 million

One of England's hottest prospects, Harvey Elliot has already started making a name for himself at Anfield.

Whether you're taking the reigns at Liverpool or scouting him for a rival, Harvey Elliot should be right at the top of your list when it comes to acquiring home-grown wonderkids.

Amad Diallo (CA 128 - PA 155)

Amad Diallo Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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BREAKTHROUGH SEASON - Diallo will want to make the first team this year

Age: 18

Club: Manchester United

Value: £600,000

Amad Diallo may not have broken through yet at Manchester United, but it feels like his big day is coming.


Still young, and with plenty of talent, Diallo is a player that is certain to rise to the top of the game.

With a low valuation and a chance to swoop, could Diallo become your star man in FM22?

Savio (CA 103 - PA 155)

Age: 16

Club: Atletico Mineiro

Value: £70,000

Everyone loves a South American wonderkid - until you have to sort out their work permit.

One of the surprise stars in FM21, there's no excuse for being caught out this year. Skilful, quick, and with the potential to rise to over 170 rating, investing in this Brazilian could lead to future success.

Rayan Cherki (CA 112 - PA 165)

Rayan Cherki Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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LOOKING ELSEWHERE - Cherki has said he would like to play for Real Madrid

Age: 17

Club: Lyon

Value: £700,000

A French diamond hiding in the rough, Cherki is a player on the shortlist of all the top clubs, so what's your excuse?

His high potential ceiling and his genuine statistical class are certain to make him a solid buy in FM22. With Lyon another team struggling to compete at the top, is it time for Cherki to leave and realise his full potential?

Jeremy Doku (CA 129 - PA 165)

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PURE SPEED - Doku can breeze past most players with his pace

Age: 19

Club: Rennes

Value: £6 million

Belgium has an embarrassment of riches at their disposal, and you place Jeremy Doku at the very top of that list.

A certified wonderkid who already has international experience, Doku should be one of the first players you scout in FM22.

Yusuf Demir (CA 130 - PA 175)

Yusuf Demir Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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EARMARKED - Barca have brought him in on loan

Age: 18

Club: Barcelona (on loan from Rapid Vienna)

Value: £900,000

Similar to Fati, Yusuf Demir has a huge potential ceiling and you can bet good money that he'll reach it.

Currently out on loan, the Austrian winger can also operate as a striker, giving you scope to develop him into a versatile superstar.

There's no better time to raid the Catalan club, and you'd do well to secure Demir for your FM22 save.

Bukayo Saka (CA 150 - PA 168)

Bukayo Saka Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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YO, SAKA! - Loads of clubs will be interested in signing this man

Age: 19

Club: Arsenal

Value: £30 million

One of the breakout stars from Euro 2020, Saka's name is uttered throughout Europe with great optimism.

A product of the Arsenal academy, can you prise him away and turn him into a superstar? Or will you choose to revolutionise the Gunners, having Saka as your star man as you attempt to bring the Premier League title to the Emirates?

Shola Shoretire (CA 110 - PA 155)

Shola Shoretire Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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MANCHESTER MAN - Can you lure Shoretire away from his parent club?

Age: 17

Club: Manchester United

Value: £100,000

Another English talent with insane growth potential, Shoretire may be the one to watch on this list.


Certain for a loan spell during the first season of FM22, Shoretire is a player that all FM managers should be scouting.

Quick and determined, Shola Shoretire could become a Balon d'Or winner in FM22.

Facundo Pellistri (CA 120 - PA 155)

Facundo Pellistri Player Profile Football Manager 2022
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THREE'S A CROWD - Another Manchester United wonderkid winger

Age: 19

Club: Manchester United

Value: £6 million

Manchester United has an incredible amount of wonderkid wingers, with Pellistri their third entry on this list.

Arguably the player with the most potential, Pellistri is a wonderkid that many FM players will be familiar with.

His star has been rising over the past few years, yet he's yet to break through at Old Trafford. Maybe you're the manager to take him away and help him reach his lofty heights.

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