Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Jack Wilshere lead a quintet of Arsenal youngsters boasting the potential to develop into starters during the 2013/14 campaign.
The youthful England international duo are the key to the strength and success of Arsenal's midfield. They are joined by a precocious 16-year-old schemer who is already turning heads on preseason duty.
There is also room for Arsenal's lone summer signing so far. He may not have generated many headlines upon his arrival, but the 20-year-old striker will push for playing time in a thin forward line.
Finally, a creative wide player will be awarded more first-team minutes this season, as he continues his rapid development.
Before delving into the main list in more detail, here is a look at three other youngsters on the fringes.