11 Rising Stars You Could Not Miss In 2015/16

The previosly unknown youngsters in this list won’t go unnoticed any more
The previosly unknown youngsters in this list won’t go unnoticed any more

Each season a star is born, and the 2015/16 campaign was no different. Here we list the top 11 young players who started the season in relative obscurity before taking the football world by storm.

11. Kelechi Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho
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At the start of the season, few fans of English football would be able to recognise, let alone pronounce, the name of Manchester City’s 19-year-old striking prospect. But 14 goals in 35 appearances, making him City’s third-highest goalscorer with the Premier League’s best goals per minute ratio, is hardly a bad return for such a raw talent, and proof that the Nigeria international has a scoring touch.

Kelechi Iheanacho