Jamal Musiala ; The Wonder Boy


Andy Ruiz, Staff Writer

There are many young talented midfielders in making names for themselves in the world of football. Players such as Pablo Gavi, Pedri Gonzalez, and Jude Bellingham have all established themselves as key players for their teams. One player who has caught many people’s attention is named Jamal Musiala. Musiala, who is an excellent player who plays for German club Bayern Munich, is only 20 years old and has been impressing many coaches all across the world.

Jamal Musiala was born on February 26, 2003, in Stuttgart, Germany. Musiala also has English descent and is very familiar with it because his mother is part English while his father is fully English. Musiala has shown himself to be an exceptional player and has shown his level in the German Bundesliga. He has also impressed for the German national team. At his age, he is destined to be one of the best in the world in the future. Although he is German, he also represented England, as he played with the U-16 team with players like Jadon Sancho and Jude Bellingham.

DeMatha students who have watched Musiala also seemed to be very impressed with him. Andri Mendoza, who is a sophomore at DeMatha has said that “I think that he is very talented for his age, and might be one of the best youngest players this year”.  Besides being very young, his maturity and discipline help his career to be noticeable. Jamal is truly a “young baller” said Junior, Jayson Ventura. Jamal’s work ethic has truly inspired many youngsters across the world.

In the future, Jamal is going to be well recognized and well known because of how many people watch him now. Many former players have even spoken of him because of how good Jamal is.  Paolo Maldini, who is arguably the best defender in football history, has said that “He is a working machine on the pitch,”. Jamal is already being noticed at a very young and if he keeps up at this rate, he will have a chance to win the Balon D’or in the future.