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The Best young players at Copa America 2016

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As the centenary version of the Copa America gets set to kicked off this past Friday, we here at Blindsidesociety are excited to present this list, featuring ten youngsters who could play an important role over the coming month.Admittedly, this isn’t the best tournament for young players, as severalintriguing players weren’t selected while a handful of others narrowly miss the age cut-off.

Much as the likes of Derlis Gonzalez and Romel Quinonez impressed lastsummer, seemingly from out of nowhere, there are sure to be a few breakoutstars this summer.

Arsenal’s new Nigerian wonderkids with the world at their feet

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But for a welcome stroke of misfortune, Kelechi Nwakali and Samuel Chukwueze almost did not make it this far, to the point they are about to sign for Arsenal.

Both players were members of the 2013 World Cup winning Nigeria Under-17 team that included Kelechi’s brother Chidiebere and a certain Kelechi Iheanacho. And they were well on their way to making the final World Cup squad until late injuries left them with shattered dreams, especially Nwakali.

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