The Bundesliga club may not be the force it once was, but their academy, overseen by Norbert Elgert, continues to produce exciting talent.

Schalke are a sleeping giant in the German top-flight, yet their youth academy is one of Germany's most successful, producing World Cup winners, Bundesliga stars and Premier League exports.

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