Bastian Schweinsteiger (c.) won his first Bundesliga title with Bayern in 2003. The midfielder was just 18 at the time
Bastian Schweinsteiger (c.) won his first Bundesliga title with Bayern in 2003. The midfielder was just 18 at the time
Bundesliga

Title-winning youngsters of the past... and future?

Munich - The Bundesliga boasts some of the most exciting young players in world football, with talents such as FC Schalke 04 attacker Julian Draxler and FC Bayern München's Pierre Emile Hojbjerg plying their trade at Germany's biggest clubs.

But can they follow in the footsteps of the title-winning Mario Götze, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Co., who have all managed to win the Bundesliga before they reached their 20th birthday, and are the current crop of promising talents good enough to emulate the youngsters of the past? bundesliga.com takes a look at some of the acts that today's budding champions have to follow...

Former title-winning youngsters

Future title-winning youngsters?

Compiled by Matthew Howarth