Young footballers emerge from the world's biggest clubs on a yearly basis as they have the finances and the stature to attract the best youth products.
The likes of Adnan Januzaj and Kurt Zouma were relative unknowns this time last season but are now performing admirably for Manchester United and St Etienne respectively.
Januzaj has been thrown into the deep end but has managed to repay Manchester United manager David Moyes by producing the goods - while Zouma has earned a move to Chelsea by emerging as one of the best young centre-backs.
In Bed with Maradona have produced a shortlist of 100 players, who they expect to shine over course of the year.
The only criteria for their selection of players was that they have to be born on or after January 1, 1992.The players have been grouped by their nationality.
Click through the following pages to see who makes the shortlist and read who makes the top 100.