FROM the Busby Babes to Fergie's Fledglings, Manchester United fans are always looking for the next homegrown player to break into the first team.
There is always a special place in a club's history for teams that have been built in their own backyard.
Ajax won the European Cup in 1995 with a side which included Michael Reiziger, Clarence Seedorf, Edgar Davids and Patrick Kluivert while Barcelona have made the most of a production line of talent from La Masia.
Jonny Evans, Tom Cleverley and Danny Welbeck are the latest academy graduates to follow in the footsteps of Ryan Giggs, David Beckham and Paul Scholes earning a place in the first-team squad at Old Trafford.
Despite taking a hit with the loss of Paul Pogba to Juventus and Zeki Fryers, now with Tottenham via a short spell at Standard Liege, there are plenty more youngsters waiting to make the step up.