FIFA World Cup 1958-2014 Young Player Award Winners  
  Year & Venue Player Age Nation  
  1958 Sweden Pelé 17    
  1962 Chile Flórián Albert 20    
  1966 England Franz Beckenbauer 20    
  1970 Mexico Teófilo Cubillas 21    
  1974 West Germany Władysław Żmuda 20    
  1978 Argentina Antonio Cabrini 20    
  1982 Spain Manuel Amoros 21    
  1986 Mexico Enzo Scifo 20    
  1990 Italy Robert Prosinečki 21    
  1994 United States Marc Overmars 21    
  1998 France Michael Owen 18    
  2002 South Korea/Japan Landon Donovan 20    
  2006 Germany Lukas Podolski 21    
  2010 South Africa Thomas Müller 20    
  2014 Brazil Paul Pogba  21