Top 5 best-ever Sporting CP academy products

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SARANSK, RUSSIA - JUNE 25: Ricardo Quaresma of Portugal celebrates scoring his teams goal with Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group B match between Iran and Portugal at Mordovia Arena on June 25, 2018 in Saransk, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Let’s continue with our ‘Top 5 products of the best football academies’ series and talk about the best players produced by Sporting Lisbon.

Sporting Clube de Portugal has always been considered one of the top clubs in Europe to produce young talents.

The training methods on this renowned academy are focused on individual improvement, as the players who train at the club from a young age are usually technically excellent and are not afraid to take opponents on and take risks.

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They’ve produced two Ballon d’Or winners and eight of the 11 players who started for Portugal in the Euro 2016 Final against France.

We’ve listed the top 5 products of Sporting’s football academy and invite you to check them out and share your opinion in the comment section below.