Tonton Zola Moukoko. Cherno Samba. Freddy Adu.
While these footballers didn't lived up to the hype in the real world (even former USA international Adu has been resigned to flogging vaccums on Twitter), to those who've spent the better part of a decade playing football management sims, they will go down as legends.
But just where are the new batch coming from? Which exciting youngsters will lead your side, no matter how small, to titles on Football Manager 2016?
A few quid at the beginning of the game will reap its rewards down the line with relatively little risk, which is why we got our chief scout - ITV Football writer and Football Manager enthusiast Will Unwin - to pick out following players that will rocket you to glory.