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This couldn't be less interesting if it tried:

 

And yet you decide to post it? Weird remit. ;)

 

I actually like to see where our ex-Academy players get to, and see if any of them work hard enough to make a decent living. If A Scots Prem side are interested in him, he can't be doing too badly.

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Would love to know how many players from our academy are playing in the top 4 division s (or professionally) ...

 

You absolute fecker, you know I can't resist that kind of thing...

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Pleased to say a quick Google produced a similar question in 2011, which does a lot of the work for me... done a bit of updating, maybe a few dubious division allocations with promotions/relegations - anyone else?

http://www.saintsweb.co.uk/archive/index.php/t-31876.html?

 

Premier League:

Calum Chambers (Southampton)

Nathan Dyer (Swansea)

Adam Lallana (Liverpool, FFS)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal)

Luke Shaw (Manchester United, FFS)

Andrew Surman (Norwich - still, amazingly)

Theo Walcott (Arsenal)

James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)

(Mike Williamson (Newcastle))

(Kenwyne Jones (Cardiff City))

Harrison Reed (Southampton)

Lloyd Isgrove (Southampton)

Sam Gallagher (Southampton)

Chris Baird (West Bromwich Albion)

 

La Liga

Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

 

Championship

Leon Best (Blackburn)

Dexter Blackstock (Nottingham F)

Simon Gillett (Nottingham F)

Oscar Gobern (Huddersfield)

Matt Mills (Bolton)

Scott McDonald (Millwall)

David McGoldrick (Ipswich)

Darryl Flahavan (Bournemouth)

Harlee Dean (Brentford)

 

League One:

Lloyd James (Leyton O)

Nile Ranger (Swindon)

Ben Reeves (MK Dons)

Martin Cranie (Barnsley)

Joseph Mills (Oldham)

Oliver Lancashire (Rochdale)

(Aaron Martin (Yeovil))

Sam Hoskins (Yeovil)

 

League Two:

Arron Davies (Exeter)

Matt Oakley (Exeter)

Matt Paterson (Aldershot)

Michael Poke (Skate, lol)

Ryan Tafazolli (Mansfield)

 

Danish Superliga

Tim Sparv (FC Midtjylland)

 

USA NASL

Corby Moore (Indy XI)

 

Scottish League One

Andrew McNeil (Aidrieonians)

 

Non-League

Jamie White (Bristol Rovers, yes they are non-league)

Scott Bevan (Havant & Waterlooville)

Jake Thomson (AFC Portchester)

Kayne McLaggon (Merthyr Town)

Eddie Odhiambo-Anaclet (Brackley Town)

Kyle Critchell (Weymouth)

 

CFA2 (French 5th tier)

Leandre Griffit (AS Aulnoye-Aymeries)

 

 

At Saints (no League appearances/Dev Squad/Academy)

Cody Cropper

Jason McCarthy

Jack Stephens

Matt Targett

Dominic Gape

Sam McQueen

Omar Rowe

Jake Sinclair

Jordan Turnbull

Will Britt

Chris Johns

Bevis Mugabi

Jake Flannigan

Jake Hesketh

Ryan Seager

Harry Isted

Will Wood

Kyle Clinton

Josh Debayo

Colm Deasy

Niall Mason

Mark Irvine

Josh Sims

George Mells

Armani Little

Dan Demkiv

Chris Regis

Marcus Barnes

 

Other Clubs - no first team appearances

Tom Leggett (Aston Villa)

Isaac Nehemie (Aston Villa)

Andy Robinson (Bolton)

 

Released/No club/Other/Unknown

Garry Monk (Swansea) - now manager!

Brian Howard (Birmingham - released)

Danny Senda (Barnet - retired Feb 2013)

Wayne Bridge (Reading - retired July 2014)

Ryan Doble (Shrewsbury - released July 2013)

Kevin Phillips (Leicester - released - retired July 2014)

Jack Dovey (Saints released 2012 - Eastleigh released Feb 2014, now in Australia)

Jeffrey Imudia (Aylesbury Town 2013)

Matt Young (Saints released 2014)

Joe Curtis (Saints released 2014)

Jamal Branker (Saints released 2014)

Fraser Colmer (Saints released 2014)

Alberto Seidi (Saints released 2013)

Gboly Ariyibi (Saints released 2013 - signed with Leeds)

Dan Bowman (Saints released 2012)

Steve Mowthorpe (Saints released 2012)

Conor O’Sullivan (Saints released 2012)

Craig Richards

Sean Rudd (released 2007)

Feliciano Condessa

Josh Dutton-Black

Cedric Baseya

Kyle Davies

Jack Boyle

Tom Dunford

Garyn Preen

Jordace Holder-Spooner

Lloyd Foot

Sam Argent

Callum McNish

Tony Garrod

Jack Saville

Arran Racine

Matt Young

Brett Poate

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I remember someone posting about this defender or centre half after a pre-season friendly, saying how good he looked, and did anyone know who it was 'cos he looked one for the future etc. The response was Ryan Tafazolli , although clearly did not live up to the billing.

 

So, moral of the story is that like youtube clips, and a 'playing out of your skin world cup series' , pre-season friendlies at Eastleigh may not be the best place to judge a player in the making.

 

Pleased that he's obviously done something okay at Mansfield after leaving Saints though.

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I quite like to see where players end up.

 

I saw Ben Reeves signed a new deal with MK Dons the other day - He's progressing well.

 

I genuinely think he will end up at a higher level then that still. He has got brilliant technique, his range of passing is top class just obviously theres something that the coaches he was playing under at saints saw that made them think he didnt have to make the grade! (possibly size?)

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I genuinely think he will end up at a higher level then that still. He has got brilliant technique, his range of passing is top class just obviously theres something that the coaches he was playing under at saints saw that made them think he didnt have to make the grade! (possibly size?)

 

I think he will definitely go up a level. But right now, I think league 1 in a team that plays slick football is perfect for his development.

 

Karl Robinson obviously really rates him: “He’s got all the technical components to play at the top level. The sky is the limit for Reevesy and I’m looking forward to working with him once again.”

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And yet you decide to post it? Weird remit. ;)

 

I actually like to see where our ex-Academy players get to, and see if any of them work hard enough to make a decent living. If A Scots Prem side are interested in him, he can't be doing too badly.

 

me too Minty,

if you see a young lad 's name featured at U16 level ..and then follow his progress we know the heartache there is for those who ..."don't make it ", and we are forced to let go- just at the wrong time.

 

Being released from an Academy (like ours) is no disgrace as we know they get good coaching provides a sound base for everyone of them. Pity those lads at Chelsea who'll never get a look-in.

Breaking into the First team ....at a Premier League club is a notable achievement for anyone, and as we see. it's rare, but not impossible (is it Luke ?)

 

There is a long list of those who have left SFC but still managed a reasonable career in the Football League (on a rough check I counted around 20 last season - mostly L1, L2.)

 

Some players still make a good career, and players like; Mike Williamson and Gary Monk even made it to the Prem. under their own steam, after humbler beginnings.

I'm sure many of them remember their training days with Saints, and perhaps missed out because there were better players in the first team squad .

 

Whichevevr club Ryan plays at next season - it's certainly a name you find hard to forget.

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And yet you decide to post it? Weird remit. ;)

 

I actually like to see where our ex-Academy players get to, and see if any of them work hard enough to make a decent living. If A Scots Prem side are interested in him, he can't be doing too badly.

 

me too Minty,

if you see a young lad 's name featured at U16 level ..and then follow his progress we know the heartache there is for those who ..."don't make it ", and we are forced to let go- just at the wrong time.

 

Being released from an Academy (like ours) is no disgrace as we know they get good coaching provides a sound base for everyone of them. Pity those lads at Chelsea who'll never get a look-in.

Breaking into the First team ....at a Premier League club is a notable achievement for anyone, and as we see. it's rare, but not impossible (is it Luke ?)

 

There is a long list of those who have left SFC but still managed a reasonable career in the Football League (on a rough check I counted around 20 last season - mostly L1, L2.)

 

Some players still make a good career, and players like; Mike Williamson and Gary Monk even made it to the Prem. under their own steam, after humbler beginnings.

I'm sure many of them remember their training days with Saints, and perhaps missed out because there were better players in the first team squad .

 

Whichevevr club Ryan plays at next season - it's certainly a name you find hard to forget.

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Well, that's everyone that was already on that list, everyone Soccerbase lists as a first team squad member since 2011, and a couple of others off the top of my head - but there are more - I haven't considered the likes of Jamie Hatch or any of the reserves/academy from 2011-2013 who DIDN'T make the first team... so away you go...

 

Just added Jamie White, Jeffrey Imudia and Jack Dovey.

 

And all the releases I can find since 2012, though I haven't looked any of this lot up.

Matt Young (Saints released 2014)

Joe Curtis (Saints released 2014)

Jamal Branker (Saints released 2014)

Fraser Colmer (Saints released 2014)

Alberto Seidi (Saints released 2013)

Gboly Ariyibi (Saints released 2013 - signed with Leeds)

Dan Bowman (Saints released 2012)

Steve Mowthorpe (Saints released 2012)

Conor O’Sullivan (Saints released 2012)

 

And Eddie Odihambo-Anaclet.

 

That's quite enough of that.

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Thanks to SuperSAINT I'll be adding this lot to the list...

 

Leandre Griffit

Kyle Critchell

Craig Richards

Sean Rudd

Feliciano Condessa

Josh Dutton-Black

Cedric Baseya

Adam Pearce

Kyle Davies

Jack Boyle

Tom Dunford

Garyn Preen

Jordace Holder-Spooner

Lloyd Foot

Sam Argent

Callum McNish

Tony Garrod

Jack Saville

Arran Racine

Matt Young

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Thanks to SuperSAINT I'll be adding this lot to the list... I have my doubts about Paul Smith's legitimacy for this list, didn't we sign him?

 

Leandre Griffit

Paul Smith

Yoann Folly

Kyle Critchell

Craig Richards

Sean Rudd

Feliciano Condessa

Josh Dutton-Black

Cedric Baseya

Adam Pearce

Kyle Davies

Jack Boyle

Tom Dunford

Garyn Preen

Jordace Holder-Spooner

Lloyd Foot

Sam Argent

Callum McNish

Tony Garrod

Jack Saville

Arran Racine

Matt Young

 

Yeah, Paul Smith came from Brentford didn't he?

 

I guess Folly & Griffit were more signings.... So to was Boyle I think (he was a Mike Wilde type signing)

 

- Adam Pearce should be Alex Pearce (and he was a loan signing)

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Yeah, Paul Smith came from Brentford didn't he?

 

I guess Folly & Griffit were more signings.... So to was Boyle I think (he was a Mike Wilde type signing)

 

- Adam Pearce should be Alex Pearce (and he was a loan signing)

 

Ah, thanks, Alex Pearce of Reading, well he can go... :)

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Tony Garrod was at Three Bridges last season - Ryman (or Isthmian) League 1 South.

Think he has signed on again this season.

 

He previously played for Eastbourne Borough now managed by Tommy Widdrington.

 

I am a sucker for this sort of info. Far more interesting that reading about Premier prima donnas.

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Pleased to say a quick Google produced a similar question in 2011, which does a lot of the work for me... done a bit of updating, maybe a few dubious division allocations with promotions/relegations - anyone else?

http://www.saintsweb.co.uk/archive/index.php/t-31876.html?

 

Premier League:

Calum Chambers (Southampton)

Nathan Dyer (Swansea)

Adam Lallana (Liverpool, FFS)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal)

Luke Shaw (Manchester United, FFS)

Andrew Surman (Norwich - still, amazingly)

Theo Walcott (Arsenal)

James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)

(Mike Williamson (Newcastle))

(Kenwyne Jones (Cardiff City))

Harrison Reed (Southampton)

Lloyd Isgrove (Southampton)

Sam Gallagher (Southampton)

Chris Baird (West Bromwich Albion)

 

La Liga

Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)

 

Championship

Leon Best (Blackburn)

Dexter Blackstock (Nottingham F)

Simon Gillett (Nottingham F)

Oscar Gobern (Huddersfield)

Matt Mills (Bolton)

Scott McDonald (Millwall)

David McGoldrick (Ipswich)

Darryl Flahavan (Bournemouth)

Harlee Dean (Brentford)

 

League One:

Lloyd James (Leyton O)

Nile Ranger (Swindon)

Ben Reeves (MK Dons)

Martin Cranie (Barnsley)

Joseph Mills (Oldham)

Oliver Lancashire (Rochdale)

(Aaron Martin (Yeovil))

Sam Hoskins (Yeovil)

 

League Two:

Arron Davies (Exeter)

Matt Oakley (Exeter)

Matt Paterson (Aldershot)

Michael Poke (Skate, lol)

Ryan Tafazolli (Mansfield)

 

Danish Superliga

Tim Sparv (FC Midtjylland)

 

USA NASL

Corby Moore (Indy XI)

 

Scottish League One

Andrew McNeil (Aidrieonians)

 

Non-League

Jamie White (Bristol Rovers, yes they are non-league)

Scott Bevan (Havant & Waterlooville)

Jake Thomson (AFC Portchester)

Kayne McLaggon (Merthyr Town)

Eddie Odhiambo-Anaclet (Brackley Town)

Kyle Critchell (Weymouth)

 

CFA2 (French 5th tier)

Leandre Griffit (AS Aulnoye-Aymeries)

 

 

At Saints (no League appearances/Dev Squad/Academy)

Cody Cropper

Jason McCarthy

Jack Stephens

Matt Targett

Dominic Gape

Sam McQueen

Omar Rowe

Jake Sinclair

Jordan Turnbull

Will Britt

Chris Johns

Bevis Mugabi

Jake Flannigan

Jake Hesketh

Ryan Seager

Harry Isted

Will Wood

Kyle Clinton

Josh Debayo

Colm Deasy

Niall Mason

Mark Irvine

Josh Sims

George Mells

Armani Little

Dan Demkiv

Chris Regis

Marcus Barnes

 

Other Clubs - no first team appearances

Tom Leggett (Aston Villa)

Isaac Nehemie (Aston Villa)

Andy Robinson (Bolton)

 

Released/No club/Other/Unknown

Garry Monk (Swansea) - now manager!

Brian Howard (Birmingham - released)

Danny Senda (Barnet - retired Feb 2013)

Wayne Bridge (Reading - retired July 2014)

Ryan Doble (Shrewsbury - released July 2013)

Kevin Phillips (Leicester - released - retired July 2014)

Jack Dovey (Saints released 2012 - Eastleigh released Feb 2014, now in Australia)

Jeffrey Imudia (Aylesbury Town 2013)

Matt Young (Saints released 2014)

Joe Curtis (Saints released 2014)

Jamal Branker (Saints released 2014)

Fraser Colmer (Saints released 2014)

Alberto Seidi (Saints released 2013)

Gboly Ariyibi (Saints released 2013 - signed with Leeds)

Dan Bowman (Saints released 2012)

Steve Mowthorpe (Saints released 2012)

Conor O’Sullivan (Saints released 2012)

Craig Richards

Sean Rudd (released 2007)

Feliciano Condessa

Josh Dutton-Black

Cedric Baseya

Kyle Davies

Jack Boyle

Tom Dunford

Garyn Preen

Jordace Holder-Spooner

Lloyd Foot

Sam Argent

Callum McNish

Tony Garrod

Jack Saville

Arran Racine

Matt Young

Brett Poate

 

 

Surely Tommy Fourpast must have been snapped up by Brendon by now ??

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