The Championship season has been a cruel mistress for Blackburn so far.
Manager Owen Coyle has not enjoyed the best of starts at Ewood Park with the club struggling to pick up wins on a consistent basis.
A huge criticism the club has faced over recent months is the failure to re-invest money raked in from player sales in new signings to strengthen the squad. A reliance on free transfers and youth players has seen the club struggle to find form.
However, over the years, the club has produced a number of starlets from its youth set-up such as Damien Duff, Jason Wilcox, Phil Jones, and David Dunn but the question is now whether there are any hidden gems in the current batch of youth players at the club.
Football League World writer Steve Day picks THREE players that football fans up and down the country might not have realised could become quite big deals, if given the right opportunities at Blackburn….