Ryan Jowle died in hospital in the early hours of Wednesday, May 23,after being stabbed on Tannery Close, Woodhouse at around 11.10pm on Tuesday, May 22.
Last night, Frank Mvila Kiongaze, 22, of Morland Road, Gleadless was charged with Ryan's murder, and of a further charge of possession of a bladed article.
He has been remanded into custody until his appearance before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Monday, May 28.
People have taken to social media to pay tribute to the tragic teen.
Lorraine Timson Fka Brownell said: "R.I.P Ryan miss you loads, fly safe. Can't believe I will never see that cheeky face again. I will look after your mum and family."
Jess Tingay said: "Rip still can't believe you have gone, you will be missed by loads."
Tammy Louise Young added: "R.I.P Ryan, can't believe this has happened. My heart goes out to Ryan's family."
Margaret Hessey said: "Tragic waste of a life, R.I.P."
Lisa Grierson said: "Such a sad waste of life rip condolences to his family it's heartbreaking."
A post mortem examination concluded Mr Jowle died as a result of a stab wound to his chest.
The investigation remains ongoing and officers are urging anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area at the time of the incident to report it via either 101, or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting incident number 1030 of May 22.