SA wonderkid trending in Europe

SA Players Abroad

South African wonderkid Riley Swarts is trending in the Netherlands as his incredible talent has made many stand up and take notice.

The 12-year-old who's currently progressing within the academy ranks of MVV Maastricht in the Eerste Divisie has attracted worldwide attention since first going viral in November last year.

Swarts was pictured during a half-time as Jong PSV faced his senior side and has since been tipped to become one of the youngest ever debutants in the Netherlands if he maintains his current career trajectory.

Speaking after the game he cited Lionel Messi, Neymar and Hatem Ben Arfa as his role models with the young right-winger showing incredible composure, skills and natural flair within the academy ranks.

And his natural South African skills has been doing the rounds on social media recently as they showed snippets of his freestyle ability and skills during recent youth matches.

Scroll through the gallery below to see the other young talents in Europe eligible for South Africa