At just 17 years old, Australian prodigy Nestory Irankunda is already a “freak” talent with “all the ability in the world”, according to the coaches and players around him.
After debuting for Adelaide United in the A-League Men’s at just 15, his star has rapidly risen thanks to an all-action style of play and a habit of scoring sensational goals and celebrating with multiple somersaults.
Now he’s landed a big-money move to one of the world’s biggest clubs, 33-time German champions Bayern Munich.
Here’s why he can be one of Australia’s brightest stars in the years to come – and why fans must be patient.
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