FM13 Wonderkids to watch – Adam Maher
written by Darren Smith
Club: AZ (Holland)
2011/12 league app: 34 (5 goals)
Interested clubs: Man City, AC Milan and Barcelona
Compared too: Wesley Sneijder
Currently playing in the Dutch Eredivisie with AZ Alkmaar, Maher is widely touted as the next big thing to come out of Holland. This wonderkid has an excellent touch and fantastic technique, known for his ball control and 360 vision, Maher has deadly shooting ability that has seen him compared to the great Wesley Sneijder.
Adam Maher’s professional debut came in 2010 as he scored against BATE to become the youngest goalscorer in the Europa League for a Ducth club. But it wasn’t until last season that the playmaker stormed into AZ Alkmaar’s first team on a regular basis. Following Martens’ injury the 19 year old truly impressed scoring 11 goals and assisting around 7 from 52 matches in all competitions.