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Harvey Elliot Ranked 26 on NXGN Top 50

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The list of the best young talents in football is compiled by Goal.com’s network of journalists and experts.

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Harvey Elliot’s sizzling breakout season on loan at Blackburn Rovers has been recognised - Harvey has been named as one of the top 50 wonder kids in football by the NXGN Top 50, Goal.com’s list of the top youngsters. The Child ranks 26 on a list topped featuring a top five of Ansu Fati, Eduardo Camavinga, Gio Reyna, Pedri, and Jude Bellingham.

Since signing for Liverpool FC - Harvey Elliot has become the Premier League’s youngest-ever player. After registering nine appearances for Liverpool, Harvey has risen admirably to the challenge of playing regular football this season. In 33 Championship appearances for Blackburn Rovers this season, Elliot has scored five goals and assisted a further 10s.

A fun fact provided by official press release from Blackburn Rovers: No under-18 player across the top two tiers of UEFA’s five highest-ranked countries has contributed more goals and assists than Elliott’s 15 this season.