Who are the young Scottish players to look out for in 2012?

Discussion in 'Scotland' started by Queeg, Jan 28, 2012.

  1. Queeg

    Queeg Member

    Jan 17, 2012
    Which relatively unknown Scots born player or players under the age of 23 has the potential : in your opinion : to go on to become the next million~pound~plus star to come out of Scottish football in the mould of Charlie Adam ~ Craig Gordon or Danny Wilson in 2012?
  2. alexp92

    alexp92 Member

    Jul 5, 2007
    james forrest
  3. Queeg

    Queeg Member

    Jan 17, 2012

    Yes , I agree Forrest looks very promising and would probably fetch a few million if he was sold to an English side right now.

    Any other player at Celtic at the moment that you think could emerge as a potential multi million £££££££'s player this year?

    There was a young Scottish player sold to Chelsea last year by the name of Feruz? What about him? Can he become a multi £££££'s pound star in the Premiership?
  4. barack_obampot

    barack_obampot BigSoccer Supporter

    Feb 28, 2009
  5. RitztotheRubble

    RitztotheRubble Member+

    Apr 15, 2011
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  6. Hoopbhoy

    Hoopbhoy Member

    Jan 13, 2006
    Feruz wasn't sold to Chelsea. he walked out on Celtic after they helped his family gain asylum here and nurtured him from a young boy. Of the current crop of young Scots Craig Mackay Steven looks a good prospect.
  7. Gordon EF

    Gordon EF Moderator
    Staff Member

    Jan 15, 2004
    And if he hadn't been such a good player, Celtic would have dumped him like they and every other club do to hundreds of young players every year. Get off your high horse.
  8. Amberss

    Amberss New Member

    Mar 4, 2012
    3 de Febrero
    Eoin Jess. [​IMG]
  9. chillum

    chillum Member

    Oct 24, 2006
    How about Dundee United's Johnny Russell?

    I've only really seen him on the BBC's footie highlights but he seems to be a tidy player.

    Decent control, technique and instinct.

    The most recent thing I saw was his goal in the Inverness game. Managed to twist past a couple of defenders and place the ball just inside the far post past Ryan Esson.

  10. Gordon EF

    Gordon EF Moderator
    Staff Member

    Jan 15, 2004
    Russell looks like a decent player but I'd be surprised if he made went on to make a big impact at international level. Scot Allen who's at West Brom but on loan at Portsmouth has been getting rave reviews. Was at Dundee Utd and was on loan at Forfar for a bit last season. Dundee Utd seem to be ruing the decision not to get him signed up.

    I was impressed by Forrest's performance for the national team against Slovenia.
  11. Billybluenose

    Billybluenose Member

    Jul 8, 2009
    Glasgow Rangers FC

    Got to agree. The goal you mention was a wee bit special.

    Possibly not quite ready for the Premiership just yet but definitely has the potential to play there if he can improve his all round game and consistency by a few degrees.

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