Looking for the best wonderkid Defensive Midfielders in FM23? We've got a shortlist of all the best Defensive Midfielders Wonderkids in Football Manager 2023, Defensive Midfielders wonderkids are the best young players aged under 21 with high potential ability that are guaranteed to be good Defensive Midfielders in FM2023.

All FM23 Defensive Midfielders Guides:

These are the best young Defensive Midfielders in Football Manager 2023 as rated by their potential ability in the Defensive Midfielder position. Some of these are wonderkid Defensive Midfielders in FM23 meaning they are guaranteed to develop to be one of the best Defensive Midfielders in FM2023. Don't be put off by the fact that some of these Defensive Midfielders may not be very good Defensive Midfielders at the start of FM 2023, they have potential to develop and become one of the top Defensive Midfielders in FM2023. Others will already have high current abilities and be some of the best Defensive Midfielders in FM 2023 already.

Name Age Position Wage Value Cost Expires Rating Potential
Warren Za√Įre-Emery 16 DM £9k £30m £108m 30-06-2025
Manuel Ugarte 21 DM £17k £44m £55m 30-06-2026
Unai Vencedor 21 DM £23k £171m £300m 30-06-2027
Stefan Bajńćetińá 17 D C, DM £8k £38m £119m 30-06-2027
Rom√©o Lavia 18 DM £40k £39m £124m 30-06-2027
Nicolas Seiwald 21 DM £13k £16m £37m 30-06-2026
Jo√£o Gomes 21 DM £55k £37m £83m 30-06-2028
Samuele Ricci 20 DM £31k £42m £109m 30-06-2026
Nicol√≤ Rovella 20 DM £31k £15m £37m 30-06-2024
Salvatore Esposito 21 DM £15k £3m £245k 30-06-2025
Oliver Skipp 21 DM £50k £35m £80m 30-06-2027
D√°rio Essugo 17 DM £5k £4m £10m 30-06-2025
Rafael Lu√≠s 17 DM £2k £2m £6m 30-06-2025
Lucas Gourna-Douath 18 DM £22k £12m £31m 30-06-2027
Sam√ļ 21 DM £8k £22m £48m 30-06-2026
Be√Īat Turrientes 20 DM £7k £13m £30m 30-06-2027
Alexis Beka Beka 21 DM £6k £9m £14m 30-06-2026
Angelo Stiller 21 DM £13k £8m £13m 30-06-2025
√Ālvaro Sanz 21 D/WB R, DM, M RC £3k £3m £254k 30-06-2023
Raphael Onyedika 21 DM £13k £17m £37m 30-06-2027
Santiago Hezze 20 DM £1k £5m £420k 31-12-2024
Simon Sohm 21 DM £10k £4m £8m 30-06-2025
Ebrima Darboe 21 DM £12k £2m £5m 30-06-2026
Owen Otasowie 21 D C, DM £9k £5m £9m 30-06-2025
Alberto Del Moral 21 DM £2k £5m £9m 30-06-2024
Joris Chotard 20 DM £8k £7m £18m 30-06-2026
Marko Bulat 20 DM £2k £3m £8m 30-06-2027
Wouter Burger 21 DM £7k £5m £12m 30-06-2025
Matheus Ferreira 16 DM £220 £1m £3m 31-03-2025
Martim Ferreira 16 DM £60 £598k £2m 30-06-2027
No√ęl As√©ko Nkili 16 DM £60 £6m £410k 30-06-2025
Mark Verkuijl 16 D C, DM £90 £4m £12m 30-06-2023
Paul Okon 17 DM £2k £567k £1m 30-06-2025
David Ozoh 16 DM £180 £3m £7m 30-06-2026
Arthur Vermeeren 17 DM £4k £10m £31m 30-06-2026
Ey√ľp Aydin 17 DM £3k £4m £11m 30-06-2023
Urko Gonz√°lez de Z√°rate 21 D C, DM £2k £7m £13m 30-06-2028
Daniel Samek 18 DM £3k £4m £10m 30-06-2027
Avery Appiah 16 DM £90 £5m £15m 30-06-2023
Nuno F√©lix 18 DM £2k £673k £2m 30-06-2025
Livano Comenencia 18 D/WB RL, DM £900 £6m £15m 30-06-2025
Cameron Humphreys 18 DM, M LC £3k £4m £319k 30-06-2026
MacKenzie Carse 18 DM £500 £5m £344k 31-05-2023
Giacomo Faticanti 17 DM £690 £4m £12m 30-06-2026
Eric Martel 20 DM £4k £7m £13m 30-06-2026
Ardon Jashari 19 DM £6k £5m £440k 30-06-2026
Manu Silva 21 D C, DM £1k £1m £3m 30-06-2027
Fidel Ambr√≠z 19 DM £730 £3m £6m 30-06-2024
Santiago Naveda 21 DM £2k £2m £3m 30-06-2024
Marco Bertini 19 DM £2k £3m £7m 30-06-2024
Mattia Viviani 21 DM £3k £2m £2m 30-06-2024
Liam Gibbs 19 DM, AM C £2k £18m £49m 30-06-2025
Eugenio Pizzuto 20 DM £2k £381k £664k 30-06-2023
Tyler Morton 19 DM £15k £25m £67m 30-06-2027
Mads Bidstrup 21 DM £18k £14m £30m 30-06-2024
Jacob Christensen 21 DM £1k £4m £304k 30-06-2023
Alan Varela 21 DM £2k £8m £18m 31-12-2026
M√°ximo Perrone 19 DM £45k £9m £23m 30-06-2028
Mamady Diambou 19 DM £1k £4m £10m 31-05-2025
Mohamed Kaba 20 DM £4k £3m £218k 30-06-2024
Iv√°n Morante 21 DM £2k £2m £122k 30-06-2024
Tom√°s H√§ndel 21 DM £2k £2m £5m 30-06-2026
Tom Lacoux 20 DM £3k £3m £6m 30-06-2025
A√Įmen Moueffek 21 DM £890 £3m £6m 30-06-2024
Bautista Kociubinski 21 DM £4k £3m £7m 31-12-2024
Niklas Tauer 21 D C, DM £14k £4m £7m 30-06-2025
Alberto Quintana 20 D C, DM £2k £2m £4m 30-06-2024
Michel Ndary Adopo 21 DM £7k £3m £5m 30-06-2023
Max Bird 21 DM £8k £7m £534k 30-06-2024
Martinelli 20 DM £5k £10m £20m 31-12-2025
Jandro Orellana 21 DM £3k £724k £60k 30-06-2025

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