Players from Everton, Leeds, Aston Villa, West Brom and Fulham make the list, though only one has made a real impression in the Premier League.
The vices of fame have claimed the careers of many promising footballers.
Rotherham United manager Alan Stubbs worked with Arsenal summer signing Shkodran Mustafi at Everton.
The defender was a big money arrival at Arsenal this season.
A Luton Town youngster will be eager to avoid following ex Everton and Crystal Palace youth talents who failed to cash in on their early promise.
Then Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester United, Everton, Liverpool, Reading, Tottenham and Manchester City players featured...
Oldham Athletic welcome Liverpool to Boundary Park in the FA Cup this weekend; with the game taking on extra significance for Jose Baxter
Bournemouth, Sheffield United, Oldham Athletic, Bradford City and Crewe Alexandra players feature in our list of the top five talents in League One and Two