Steven Davies sits down and takes a look at, who in his opinion, have been the best of a bright group of U-22 players in the Meiji Yasuda J1 League in 2017From Kazuyoshi ‘King Kazu’ Miura and Hidetoshi Nakata, to current Japanese internationals, Keisuke Honda and Shinji Kagawa right up to the 2016 J-League Rookie of the Year, Yosuke Ideguchi – Japan and its professional league have long since proven to be ripe with extraordinary talent.At outsideoftheboot.com we strive to keep you abreast of the superstars of tomorrow and as such, with the 2017 Meiji Yasuda J1 League season having recently concluded, Steven Davies has compiled the Top 5 Meiji Yasuda J1 League players U-22 for 2017.**This list comprises players from J1 clubs who were under the age of 22 for the duration of the 2017 Meiji Ya