The New Year is just around the corner, as is the January transfer window. Reflecting on 2010, it has brought some fantastic games and many standout performers worldwide.
It is now time to look ahead to a 2011 with more drama, goals, misses and rising superstars to come, but who will make their name in the new year?
We have seen some glimpses of talent from a number of youngsters, but is it their time to take the limelight and write their names into the history books?
Here are 25 players to watch out for.