Ever since the influx of foreign owners and new money invading other leagues in Europe, the owners in Serie A knew they had to take a different approach to keep the Italian league competitive.
Long gone were the days of Silvio Berlusconi filling two world-class starting XIs at Milan. Now was the time to produce through youth and keep Italy financially balanced.
We've seen a plethora of youngsters in the past few years, both Italian and from abroad, who have come into Serie A and been nurtured into world-class talents. Youngsters can now find more playing time in the top flight, and it's evident when you take a look at some of the names on this list.
Here we go—the top 10 most exciting young talents in Serie A.