When the England squad for this summer's World Cup in Brazil was announced, many were surprised by the focus on youth. The days of the same old faces clogging up the 23-man squad were over. This was largely a fresh and exciting group of players placed alongside a few experienced ones, with pace and attacking capability throughout the selection.
After the "Golden Generation" failed to deliver success, it's time for a new era to be ushered in, and credit to Roy Hodgson for pressing the refresh button and looking to move England on.
There were other potential candidates, too, many of whom were uncapped but capable of adding quality to England's options. Here are five players who had excellent Premier League campaigns, yet just missed out on selection for the World Cup.