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# Boy Wonder

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2022
# Boy Wonder
The making of Marcus Smith, featuring a former Ireland flanker
Ex-Ireland international Kieron Dawson played a key role in the young out-half’s development at Brighton College.
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# Boy Wonder
'He certainly doesn’t look out of place' - Crawford says 16-year-old Ferguson is ready for U21s stage
The Ireland U21s play Bosnia and Herzegovina in Zenica today.
# Looking Back
'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate'
In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls some of his sport-related childhood memories.
# Boy Wonder
Haaland continues electric run of form with his 40th goal of the season
Borussia Dortmund picked up 2-0 win at Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga.
# Boy Wonder
'Anyone who would have played against him would have said, 'Oh God, where did you get him from?'
As he breaks onto the biggest stage of all, The42 profiles the rise of Adam Idah.
# Boy Wonder
Trump's son-in-law 'loses top-level security clearance'
For almost any staffer other than Kushner, his future in the White House would now be under serious doubt.
# good reads
21 of our favourite sports books from 2017
From autobiographies of Jackie Tyrrell to books on Bob Paisley, it’s been a good year for lovers of sporting yarns.
# Boy Wonder
'It's a hymn to the Irish mother, hopefully' - Dave Hannigan on excavating an Irish sporting childhood
The new memoir will resonate with many of us.
# remember the name
Zinedine Zidane's son handed Real Madrid debut, scores within 17 minutes
The Spanish side warmed up for El Clasico with a comfortable 6-1 Copa del Rey win over Cultural Leonesa, sealing a 13-2 aggregate triumph.
# Boy Wonder
Maguire the hero as Cork stun Dundalk in FAI Cup final
The Leesiders gained revenge for their defeat at the same stage last year.
# Boy Wonder
Rashford, Sanches and Coman among Golden Boy nominees
There have been 40 players nominated for this year’s Golden Boy award, including Kelechi Iheanacho, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Dele All.
# Boy Wonder
This Dublin boy has just directed a video for one of the world's biggest dance acts
12-year-old Ryan Wyer was sought out by Aphex Twin when he saw the videos on Ryan’s YouTube channel.
# Boy Wonder
This superb Marcus Rashford goal helped put United in FA Cup semis tonight
The Red Devils won 2-1 in tonight’s quarter-final replay.
# Boy Wonder
'I think Garry is going to be a great player' - Ringrose shows rich promise
The Leinster centre was superb in Thomond Park yesterday.
# Cian And Able
'We're going into the lion's den' - Cian Lynch on facing Clare in Ennis
The boy wonder looks ahead to tonight’s Munster U21 hurling final.
# Euro 2016
16-year-old Real prodigy becomes Euro qualifiers' youngest starter ever
Martin Odegaard of Norway surpassed Peter Jehle of Liechtenstein.
# Boy Wonder
Louis van Gaal full of praise for Antrim's Paddy McNair, imitates THAT header
The 19-year-old had a promising debut against West Ham at the weekend.
# Boy Wonder
George North back on track for 6 Nations
The neck injury he suffered at Ravenhill is not as bad as first feared.
# Boy Wonder
Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...
Janice Sparhawk, 72, had fallen behind on her mortgage. So her grandson Noah sprang into action.