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Warning for Harry Kane: Ten English youngsters who failed to live up to the hype, including Arsenal flops

With so much attention on Tottenham Hotspur goal machine Harry Kane at the moment, here’s a look at ten English youngsters who also looked like the next big thing when they first burst onto the scene…will Kane just end up like one of these flops?

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1) Francis Jeffers

Francis Jeffers England

Signed by Arsenal in 2001 after an impressive few years at Everton, Francis Jeffers proved to be hugely overhyped as he massively floped at Highbury, scoring just four Premier League goals with the club in two seasons before being offloaded, never making it at a top club again in an extremely underwhelming career.

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