Over the last few years, the Football League has become a conveyor belt for talent into the Premier League, particularly of use for the smaller clubs in the Premier League.
With the Football League providing the perfect environment for young talent to showcase their abilities and allowing for the exposure to first team football and direct match experience.
The lack of involvement in first team action is something which Premier League clubs have been criticised for in regards to the development of their players in academies.
With the likes of Dele Alli, once of MK Dons, being a role model for those in the lower leagues, it goes to show that clubs in the top division should continue looking downwards in their efforts to improve.
Here are three more players who could follow many before them in the path from the Championship to the Premier League.