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Euro 2012 files: The exciting youngsters


Euro 2012 kicks-off in just a matter of days and in anticipation The Independent is running down the key factors and people to keep an eye on in Poland and Ukraine this summer.

From free-kick takers to hot-heads, blasts from the past to those who will miss out, we'll have it all covered before things kick-off in Warsaw.

Here, we bring you the youngsters that have the potential to light up the tournament.

Click here or click 'VIEW GALLERY' to launch our guide.

Other Euro 2012 files...

The hotheads and divers

The galacticos

The tricksters and dribblers

The wives, girlfriends and famous faces

The top managers

The deadliest free-kick takers

The golden boot contenders

The meanest defenders