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Lyon's 16-year-old starlet Cherki dreams of Real Madrid move

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Ryan Cherki is the latest promising youngster to emerge from the renowned academy of Lyon, and the 16-year-old has already stated his ambition of playing for Real Madrid.

The teenager has made six Ligue 1 appearances this campaign is tipped to follow in the footsteps of the likes of Anthony Martial, Samuel Umtiti and Karim Benzema, by moving onto a European heavyweight.

Cherki made clear in no uncertain terms where his ambitions lie when asked where he would like to play in the future.

"At Real [Madrid]," he told Lyon's official channel.

The attacking midfielder also declared his intention of winning the Ballon d'Or, and his impressive displays at such a young age appear as though he is on the path to one day be in contention.