Crystal Palace youngster, Josh Ajayi has been offered a scholarship deal by the London-based club, as The Eagles set him up for more relevance in the team ahead of the 2018-2019 season.
In recent weeks, the tall and quick attack-minded player has been converted to a winger and wing-back, and is contention for the Youdan Trophy 2017 U16 Fans Goal of the Tournament Award.
Ajayi plays primarily as a center forward and he made his U18 debut for the Eagles in that position last season.
The teenager has been nominated for the award alongside eight other youngsters including Daniel Pike (Blackburn Rovers), Jaden Timmis (Everton), Lewis Farmer (Sheffield Wednesday), Adam Porter (Stoke City) and Lewis Warrington (Everton).
Other nominees representing non-English clubs are : Sébastien Moulin (FC Basel), Daniel Ramirez (Houston Dynamo) and Kara Dembele (Celtic).