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La Liga 2017-18: Top five young breakthroughs

Sunday 3rd June 2018

La Liga is known for Real Madrid, Barcelona, top talent, and never-ending European dominance. Trophy parades are not a scarcity in Spain. Barca won the league and the Copa del Rey. Real took home a third consecutive Champions League title. Atletico Madrid completed the sweep by claiming the Europa League.

The less prominent Spanish clubs haven't the money to compete with the El Clasico giants and Atleti. So, they've changed things up. Looking for inspiration from clubs like Benfica and Ajax, sides like Valencia, Celta Vigo, and the rest are developing and selling on young talent. 

Here are five golden children big clubs might consider raising into 24-karat stars. 


Harsh Vardhan

A pilot in the making residing in India, Harsh is also an ardent follower of European football and his heart resides in Manchester, particularly the blues. He has deep passion for writing, with special admiration for combined-elevens, while also contributing to the sports column of a local daily.

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