Football clubs around the world with the most academy graduates in the Premier League in 2018/19

The Premier League is home to stars from across the globe.

In 2018/19 the division had seen representatives from 109th different nationalities of the 207 affiliated with FIFA.

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Frederic Nimani came through the Monaco academy before joining Burnley on loan
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Number 109 came up in slightly unusual circumstances too, with ex-Burnley forward Frederic Nimani, who played two games in 2010, changing his allegiances to Central African Republic last September for their Africa Cup of Nations qualification match with Guinea.

Almost all Premier League players have came through an academy of some sort from all these nations but which one has been the most prolific?

Over at TheSportsman.com, they have analysed the data and found out which club has given us the most talent in 2018/19, and you can see the top producers below.

Liverpool – 4 players

Crystal Palace – 4 players

Paris Saint-Germain – 4 players

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Arsenal starlet Matteo Guendouzi came through the ranks at PSG
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Valencia – 4 players

Ajax – 4 players

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Vertonghen joined the Dutch side’s academy in 2003
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Leicester – 4 players

Atletico Madrid – 4 players

Sheffield United – 5 players

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Harry Maguire’s skills were forged in Sheffield before a switch to Hull
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Feyenoord – 6 players

Arsenal – 6 players

Leeds – 7 players

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Fabian Delph spent five years playing for Leeds’ youth sides
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West Ham – 7 players

Charlton – 7 players

Sporting Lisbon – 8 players

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Signing Rui Patricio last summer was a huge coup for Wolverhampton Wanderers and he has been key in their excellent campaign which has seen them qualify for the Europa League
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Barcelona – 8 players

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Oriol Romeu has found a home at Southampton having originally joined Chelsea from Barcelona
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Manchester City – 10 players

Chelsea – 10 players

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Patrick van Aanholt was a part of the Blues’ academy from 2007 onwards
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Tottenham – 11 players

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Ryan Fredericks got one over on his former club by helping the Hammers beat Spurs 1-0 towards the end of the campaign
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Southampton – 12 players

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Theo Walcott is still going strong having left the Saints in 2006
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Manchester United – 15 players

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Joshua King never played in the Premier League for the Red Devils but has gone on to be a top-flight hit with Bournemouth
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