Eric Garcia, Pedri, Ferrán Torres, Bryan Gil and Ansu Fati were included in the Once de Oro of the male category of Football Draft Awards, while in the women’s team players such as Misa Rodríguez, Laia Aleixandri, Athenea del Castillo and Amaiur Sarriegi were selected.
Goalkeeper Arnau Tenas (Barcelona), defenders Víctor Gómez (Spanish), Juan Miranda (Real Betis), Hugo Guillamón (Valencia), midfielder Unai Vencedor (Athletic club) and striker Abel Ruiz (Sporting de Lisboa) complete the men’s team published by Futbol Draft this Wednesday.
The eleven of the women It is complemented by defenders Ona Batlle (Manchester United), Olga Carmona (Real Madrid), Berta Pujadas (Valencia), midfielders Rosa Márquez (Real Betis), Teresa Abelleira (Real Madrid), Candela Andújar (Barcelona) and Nerea Eizagirre (Real Society).
The main novelty of the 15th edition of this installment has been the creation of the Iñaki Sáez Award that honors the coach who has promoted youth football the most and that on his debut was awarded to Xabi Alonso, coach of Real Sociedad B, the team with which he was promoted to the second category of Spanish professional football.
The first team of the men’s San Sebastian team and the women’s Sevilla were awarded as the clubs that have most boosted their quarries, while the ‘Prize for Values’, another of those released this year, was awarded to Adrián Granado – a youth of the ‘Atleti’ who left football for health reasons – and Laia Aleixandri, a player from the mattress club.
The Futbol Draft Technical Committee is made up of all the Spanish coaches of the lower categories, both men and women, as well as members of LaLiga, the Association of Spanish Footballers (AFE), the Spanish Association of Soccer Agents (AEAF) and other training football experts in Spain.