The footballing world has witnessed some exceptional talents in recent years. Although they are young in years, through discipline, dedication and hard work,they have become gems of the game and are now prepared to shine for their respective clubs as well as countries.

We look at the top ten wonderkids in world football - all 22 or younger - ready to grab the spotlight, hear the fans chant their names every week at the grounds and take the world by storm with their talent.

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