With the transfer window upon us, clubs are set to scour Brazil for their most promising youngsters. We reveal the top youth prospects that scouts should be keeping an eye on.
Brazil has never been short of footballing talent, clubs bursting to the seams with promising youngsters with hopes of making it in Europe and plying their trade in the Champions League.
But in recent years there has been a distinct lack of talent rolling off the production line, leading experts to bemoan the Seleção's fall from grace as the likes of Spain and Germany led the way in recent international tournaments.
However, this is Brazil, and a dip in producing talent was never going to last. Already, it appears that a new generation is preparing to pick up the baton for the Seleção in the coming years.
This season has already seen the likes of Oscar, Philippe Coutinho and Bernard play starring roles for their respective clubs. But it doesn't end there, as the next wave of Brazilian talent is already preparing to make an impact on world football.
This slideshow examines Brazil's best youth prospects, all in their teenage years, highlighting their exploits so far and and seeing what the future has in store.