As one of world football's richest, most entertaining leagues, Spain's La Liga has no problem attracting some of the most talented players from across the globe. These expensive, established imports, however, only tell half of the story behind the success of Spanish clubs.
Behind those foreign stars is a core of homegrown talent that has enriched both the league and the national team. It is no coincidence that Spain, having enjoyed a golden generation of talent from Barcelona and around the country, are reigning world and European champions with every chance of repeating that success in 2014.
But who are the names that will light up La Liga in 2013/14? The names of the following four youngsters could well be on everybody's lips come May of next year.