The conveyer belt of football talent is constantly on the move.
New stars are always emerging from all corners of the globe and some are special enough to be named potential the successors to the current juggernauts of the game.
Some labels, such as Giovanni Dos Santos, who was labelled the next Ronaldinho, turn out to be premature and possibly misplaced.
But as we look for emerging superstars, the over-labelling of the next Lionel Messi and the next Cristiano Ronaldo is inevitable.
Helping you wade through the large number of false prophets, GiveMeSport selects the best proteges the football world has to offer.