Esteban Cardona Lopez

Name: Esteban Cardona Lopez
Nationality: Colombian
Born: 14th June 1995, Colombia
Height: 1.67m (5ft 6ins)
Weight: 9 stone, 4 pounds
Under-18s debut:

Small but gifted South American midfielder who can play on the left or the right, where he brings guile and trickery to the side.

Still only 16, he has been with the club from under-14 level, and won the Nike Cup in 2010 as well as representing the club in the Manchester United Premier Cup World Finals.

A boyhood Real Madrid fan whose favourite footballer is Barcelona's Cesc Fabregas, he joined United from Wallsend Boys' Club.