There are no doubts surrounding Southampton’s wealth of European talent within their current squad after Ronald Koeman came into the club and added his own talent and utilised the club’s incredible recruitment system to notch some excellent, hidden talents.

However, long gone are the days that Southampton would look into the lower leagues of English football to pursue future, or present, talent.

A key example of how beneficial the method of signing young and talented players from lower leagues that are standing out has been shown by Tottenham this season, as midfielder Dele Alli’s simply superb displays for Spurs have earned him many plaudits, along with an England call up at such a young age.

Here are five lower league players that I feel as though Southampton should consider making a move for in the summer.

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