The Spanish league dominates the shortlist for the 2019 Golden Boy award, with LaLiga players making up a quarter of the 40 contenders for the accolade.
Voted for by journalists across Europe, the Golden Boy is given to the calendar year's outstanding European-based footballer under the age of 21.
Vinicius, Joao Félix among Golden Boy favourites
Also among the Spanish top flight's candidates are: Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal), Joao Félix (Atlético Madrid), Ferran Torres and KangIn Lee (Valencia), Jean-Clair Todibo (Barcelona), Alexander Isak (Real Sociedad) and Diego Lainez (Real Betis).
Alongside fellow nominees such as Jadon Sancho, Phil Foden, Nicolo Zaniolo and 2018 winner Matthijs de Ligt, Vinicius and Joao Félix are rated among the favourites to claim the prize, which was created by Italian newspaper Tuttosport in 2003.