The moment all Arsenal fans were waiting for arrived on Monday July 1 – they started their summer spending spree by bringing in France U20 striker Yaya Sanogo.
Ok, they technically didn’t spend anything on him because he was out of contract, but it is the first step on an unprecedented transfer spend that has been mentioned so often.
Sanogo is not exactly a household name, but he joins the Gunners with a good reputation at youth level and is an exciting young talent.
The signing of Sanogo got GMS thinking about how he would rank next to some of the other promising youngsters currently threatening to become top class Premier League superstars.
We decided to pick out five players that have impressed us and who look like they could well develop into very good players.
Click on to see the players we picked…