10 of the best Football Manager 2017 youngsters you can grab for under £1m

Low on cash but keen to build for the future? Valentin Macovei has trodden the hard yards to find a clutch of promising youngsters who won’t decimate your transfer budget

10. Fredrik Oldrup Jensen

Available for: £800k
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Need to know: Young yet experienced deep-lying playmaker who’s played 140 senior matches for Odds. He was a regular starter at the age of 20 and has played in nine Europa League qualifiers since 2015/16.

9. Dhurgham Ismail

Available for: £1 million
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Need to know: Marauding Iraqi wing-back with 39 caps for the senior national team, having debuted at the age of just 18. Has been first choice for Turkish top-flight club Rizespor for the past season.

8. Guillermo Vernetti

Available for: £800k
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Need to know: Hard-working Argentine right midfielder who plays for lowly Ferro Carril Oeste in the second tier, despite being a confessed Newell’s Old Boys fan. In 2015 he won the division’s young player of the year award from Clarin magazine.

7. Marius Lundemo

Available for: £100k
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Need to know: Norwegian box-to-box midfielder who made his senior debut in March 2010. The 6ft 2in imposing all-arounder has scored five times in 60 appearances for Lillestrom.

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