There’s nothing more we love to see as football fans than young players doing well, especially when they’re straight out of the academy.
Youngsters that are completely and utterly fearless and who please the crowd with their tenacity.
It’s a pleasure to watch and it’s safe to say there is one side in the Premier League that turn out these sorts of players more than most, and that’s the Saints.
Southampton have had a cracking few years, firmly cementing their place as a respected Premier League outfit and reaching the Europa League for the first time in their history last season.
But one thing remains constant – the ability for youth coaches to really get the best out of some of the best young players in the country.
We’ve seen the likes of Walcott, Oxlade-Chamberlain and Shaw be given the chance to shine on the big stage but who is next?
Transfer Tavern writer Hayden Atkins takes us through the THREE hidden gems from the Saints academy that are destined for the top…
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