Having established themselves as a European giant, Manchester City are now pushing on the path to greatness and have used their bolstering finances to improve every aspect of their team- including the youth ranks.
Whilst they’re famous for big-money signings and high-profile players, Kelechi Iheanacho’s rise shows there is space for the youngsters within the Citizens ranks to make an impression and break their way into the first-team.
Pep Guardiola is a fine manager who can develop young footballers into world-class players and he’s already utilised the youth ranks this season, handing fringe players their chance to impress in the first-team.
In 2017, that should continue further and there’s a crop of young talents on the scene at Manchester City ready to make their mark. Here, we’ve identified four players to keep your eye on this calendar year as they could make their breakthrough.
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