10 episodes

A bitesize series of podcasts that will take a look at the brightest young talents in the Premier League and beyond. Our award-winning writers will not only tell you about the youngsters coming through at your club, but also offer a deeper look at youth set-ups, pathways to the first team and how these starlets are integrated into the senior sides. Or not, as the case may be...
Over the next few weeks we’ll look at the future stars coming through at Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and plenty of others all across the top flight.

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A bitesize series of podcasts that will take a look at the brightest young talents in the Premier League and beyond. Our award-winning writers will not only tell you about the youngsters coming through at your club, but also offer a deeper look at youth set-ups, pathways to the first team and how these starlets are integrated into the senior sides. Or not, as the case may be...
Over the next few weeks we’ll look at the future stars coming through at Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and plenty of others all across the top flight.

    Manchester City's Lauren Hemp

    Manchester City's Lauren Hemp

    The Women's Super League is continuing to grow and, as a result, attracts some of the biggest names in women's football. While Manchester City might have World Cup winners in their squad, they continue to push through young English talent. Recently the likes of 21 year olds Georgia Stanway and goalkeeper Ellie Roebuck have become regular first team players, but now it's 20 year old Lauren Hemp who's looking to cement her place at the top.
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    • 18 min
    Wolves' Owen Otasowie

    Wolves' Owen Otasowie

    Wolves have transformed under the guidance of manager Nuno Espirito Santo, going from middling men in the Championship to top half contenders in the Premier League. Now their Academy is starting to turn heads with the likes of Morgan Gibbs-White and Max Kilman impressing on the domestic stage. Next in line is the USMNT's latest recruit, Owen Otasowie but will he be given a chance to shine in Nuno's system?
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    • 19 min
    Chelsea's Lewis Bate

    Chelsea's Lewis Bate

    Chelsea's Academy is brimming with talent, and they're getting more chances than ever before to make the step up to the Blues first team. So under the guidance of Frank Lampard and Jody Morris, can midfielder Lewis Bate make the grade?
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    • 18 min
    West Ham’s Nathan Holland

    West Ham’s Nathan Holland

    There aren’t many places prouder of their reputation as producers of young talent than West Ham. But they haven’t actually produced much young talent, Declan Rice aside, in recent years, and when one did emerge in the shape of Grady Diangana, he was sold. Can winger Nathan Holland break through?
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    • 19 min
    Aston Villa's Jacob Ramsey

    Aston Villa's Jacob Ramsey

    Aston Villa have started the season superbly, led by one of their own, Jack Grealish. But Grealish is the only academy product to have established himself in the first-team in the last decade or so: could Jacob Ramsey, another local lad, be the next to finally break through?
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    • 16 min
    Arsenal's Emile Smith Rowe

    Arsenal's Emile Smith Rowe

    Arsenal have some exciting youngsters already in their first-team, but the next in line is a forward who isn’t your typical footballer. Could Emile Smith Rowe be the Serge Gnabry that Arsenal don’t let slip through their fingers?
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    • 20 min

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