Date of birth: 19/07/2006 (16 years old)
Place of birth: Hungary
Youth career: Ferencváros
Current club: Ferencváros
Squad number: —
Current national team: Hungary U-16
Position: attacking midfielder, winger
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Riyad Mahrez
– ball control
– great dribbler who loves to have the ball at his feet and try spectacular things but can be a little bit nonchalant and overambitious on the ball sometimes
– physical challenges
– shooting and crossing with his right weaker foot
Style of play:
– flamboyant winger
– great agility, body balance, changes of pace, and coordination
– creative player with very good technique on the ball, mobility, acceleration, fast direction shifts, and short-dribbling skills
– likes to dribble
– likes to shoot at every opportunity he gets
– possesses a futsal-esque ball control and dribbling skills in small spaces
– gets fouled often/wins many free-kicks in dangerous areas and even penalty kicks
– likes to play in a free attacking role granted the freedom to roam the pitch and find space
– vertical player very capable of pushing his team forward to finishing positions and make the difference at any time
– possesses very interesting mid-range and long-range shooting skills
– creative and unpredictable – able to provide some great last/killer passes in the final third
– above-average vision and playmaking ability/has many qualities to play as an advanced playmaker as well
– very strong in 1v1 situations and confident of his skills
– known for his ‘quick feet’ and flair
– very dangerous on the counter thanks to his electric pace and acceleration
– good ability at first touch/high speed in 1-2 combinations style of play
– high activity and work rate in pressing
– likes to make sliding tackles
– competent direct and indirect set-piece taker
Varga controls the ball with a good touch, dribbles past his opponent with ease, and scores with a brilliant finish in the top corner.
Varga with a good run and absolutely brilliant backheel assist to his teammate.
Heatmap by Wyscout:
He is best suited to playing as:
Right winger in 4-3-3.
Hungarian U-16 Championship 2021/2022 runner-up with Ferencváros.
Hungarian U-17 Championship 2021/2022 winner with Ferencváros.
League summary (as for 5 September 2022):
No senior team appearances yet.
Zétény Varga is a product of the Ferencváros youth academy. He is considered to be one of the most talented teenagers in Hungary. During the 2021/2022 season, he was an absolute star of the Fradi U-16 and U-17 teams. He is also a youth international for Hungary and should be one of the key players for the new Hungary U-17 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European league.