Having the DNA of talent, skill, power and all that comes with an illustrious football career is all a today footballer wishes for, therefore being the son of a football great is the ultimate dream. On the other hand, many children of footballers dream of living in the first person glory in their careers in world football.
Some have already become professionals, others are still wonder kids who are very much under the radar. The past few days have seen the sons of two modern greats shine. Diego Simeone and Zinedine Zidane, introducing themselves to the world in a major way. They are not alone. Take a look at the list.
10. Benjamin Aguero – Son of Sergio Aguero (Machester City Academy)
9. Ronaldo Jr. – Son of Cristiano Ronaldo (Pozuelo Academy)
8. Justin Kluivert – Son of Patrick Kluivert, Current team: Jong Ajax
7. Timothy Weah – Son of George Weah, Current team: PSG U-19
6. Christian Maldini – Son of Paolo Maldini (AC Milan on loan to Hamrun Spartans)
5. Iannis Hagi – Son of Gheorghe Hagi, Current team: Florentina
4. Giovanni Simeoni – Son of Diego Simeoni, Current team: Genoa
3. Enzo Zidane – Son of Zinedine Zidane, Current team: Real Madrid
2. Leroy Sane – Son of Souleymane Sane, Current team: Manchester City
1. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain – Son of Mark Chamberlain, Current team: Arsenal
Written by Michael Adusei