The world of international football is an unpredictably fun cycle.
While it is always enjoyable to watch the historic nations compete for trophies, it is possibly even more entertaining to follow the smaller, lesser-known countries on their path for unprecedented glory.
Here is a list of eight young stars who will surely lead their un-historic nations to success in the upcoming years and possibly stun the world.
Note: Here were the requirements to be on this list:
1. Player had to be relatively under the radar, preferably from a non "Big Four" league
2. Player had to be under the age of 25
3. Country had to have relatively little international prestige and be on the rise in world football