7 West Ham wonderkids you need to know about on Football Manager 2019

Football Manager 2019 was released on November 2nd this year, and here at Football FanCast we’ve delved into the depths of the most detailed version of the game ever to find some of the best wonderkids available on your West Ham save.

FM19 comes with a host of new features. On this latest instalment of the long-running and beloved franchise, you’ll be able to enjoy a fully-licensed Bundesliga for the first time, and see your fate decided at the mercy of the newly-introduced VAR system. There’s also a brand new training system that allows you to take a hands-on approach to developing exciting young stars.

Whether those youngsters are already described by the media as wonderkids, or if they need a helping hand to reach their potential, bringing a player from the youth team and moulding him into a first-team star has to be one of the most satisfying achievements in FM.

West Ham is a club with a fine tradition of producing top class talents, with likes of Frank Lampard, Rio Ferdinand and Michael Carrick – to name but a few – all having come through their youth academy. Now it’s your turn to see if you can guide the latest crop of Hammers youngsters to glory.

So, who are the young players you should be carefully tracking in the Irons’ squad? Click through our gallery to find out.