Every young footballer has a dream of playing for his favourite side, and it is often quite a challenge to burst onto the professional scene.
Once you have secured that lucrative professional contract, the next hurdle is to impress enough to make it into the first-team.
One example of a Championship side that possesses one of the most reputable academies in the country is Cardiff City.
The great players and teams throughout the club’s academy have been built on local talent. They have brought through some outstanding Welsh talent over the past decade, with the likes of Aaron Ramsey and Joe Ledley gracing the Premier League in their stride.
The Bluebirds have a proud history of nurturing young stars of the future and continue to maintain their commitment to youth development.
The set-up in South Wales is a big part of the club and it is always encouraging to see a young footballer make a break through in his career
Football League World Writer, Ashley Williams identifies the next FIVE wonderkids to emerge from Cardiff City in the next few years…..
PRESS THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE THE FIVE BEST WONDERKIDS!