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#Boy Wonder

# boy-wonder - Friday 3 September, 2021

'He certainly doesn’t look out of place' - Crawford says 16-year-old Ferguson is ready for U21s stage
# Boy Wonder
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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

Sep 3rd 2021, 6:30 AM 6,679 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland U21s play Bosnia and Herzegovina in Zenica today.

# boy-wonder - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'We lost because we were so dazzled by the wonder of their kit that we couldn’t possibly concentrate'

May 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,286 Views 3 Comments

In an extract from his book ‘Boy Wonder,’ Dave Hannigan recalls some of his sport-related childhood memories.

# boy-wonder - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Haaland continues electric run of form with his 40th goal of the season
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

Haaland continues electric run of form with his 40th goal of the season

Feb 22nd 2020, 6:51 PM 13,800 Views 4 Comments

Borussia Dortmund picked up 2-0 win at Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga.

# boy-wonder - Saturday 11 January, 2020

'Anyone who would have played against him would have said, 'Oh God, where did you get him from?'
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

'Anyone who would have played against him would have said, 'Oh God, where did you get him from?'

Jan 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 38,528 Views 17 Comments

As he breaks onto the biggest stage of all, The42 profiles the rise of Adam Idah.

# boy-wonder - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Trump's son-in-law 'loses top-level security clearance'
# Boy Wonder
# Boy Wonder

Trump's son-in-law 'loses top-level security clearance'

Feb 28th 2018, 8:32 AM 17,267 Views 74 Comments

For almost any staffer other than Kushner, his future in the White House would now be under serious doubt.

# boy-wonder - Friday 22 December, 2017

21 of our favourite sports books from 2017
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

21 of our favourite sports books from 2017

Dec 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 12,039 Views 9 Comments

From autobiographies of Jackie Tyrrell to books on Bob Paisley, it’s been a good year for lovers of sporting yarns.

# boy-wonder - Sunday 1 October, 2017

'It's a hymn to the Irish mother, hopefully' - Dave Hannigan on excavating an Irish sporting childhood
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

'It's a hymn to the Irish mother, hopefully' - Dave Hannigan on excavating an Irish sporting childhood

Oct 1st 2017, 12:00 PM 17,057 Views 6 Comments

The new memoir will resonate with many of us.

# boy-wonder - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Zinedine Zidane's son handed Real Madrid debut, scores within 17 minutes
# Remember The Name
From The42
# Remember The Name

Zinedine Zidane's son handed Real Madrid debut, scores within 17 minutes

Nov 30th 2016, 8:11 PM 14,188 Views 8 Comments

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 - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Maguire the hero as Cork stun Dundalk in FAI Cup final
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

Maguire the hero as Cork stun Dundalk in FAI Cup final

Nov 6th 2016, 6:25 PM 22,850 Views 22 Comments

The Leesiders gained revenge for their defeat at the same stage last year.

# boy-wonder - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Rashford, Sanches and Coman among Golden Boy nominees
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

Rashford, Sanches and Coman among Golden Boy nominees

Sep 29th 2016, 2:37 PM 6,477 Views 20 Comments

There have been 40 players nominated for this year’s Golden Boy award, including Kelechi Iheanacho, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Dele All.

# boy-wonder - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

This Dublin boy has just directed a video for one of the world's biggest dance acts
# Boy Wonder
# Boy Wonder

This Dublin boy has just directed a video for one of the world's biggest dance acts

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:34 PM 25,574 Views 22 Comments

12-year-old Ryan Wyer was sought out by Aphex Twin when he saw the videos on Ryan’s YouTube channel.

# boy-wonder - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

This superb Marcus Rashford goal helped put United in FA Cup semis tonight
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

This superb Marcus Rashford goal helped put United in FA Cup semis tonight

Apr 13th 2016, 8:41 PM 11,152 Views 14 Comments

The Red Devils won 2-1 in tonight’s quarter-final replay.

# boy-wonder - Monday 28 December, 2015

'I think Garry is going to be a great player' - Ringrose shows rich promise
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

'I think Garry is going to be a great player' - Ringrose shows rich promise

Dec 28th 2015, 6:00 AM 9,748 Views 20 Comments

The Leinster centre was superb in Thomond Park yesterday.

# boy-wonder - Thursday 30 July, 2015

'We're going into the lion's den' - Cian Lynch on facing Clare in Ennis
# Cian And Able
From The42
# Cian And Able

'We're going into the lion's den' - Cian Lynch on facing Clare in Ennis

Jul 30th 2015, 8:51 AM 5,300 Views 21 Comments

The boy wonder looks ahead to tonight’s Munster U21 hurling final.

# boy-wonder - Saturday 28 March, 2015

16-year-old Real prodigy becomes Euro qualifiers' youngest starter ever
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

16-year-old Real prodigy becomes Euro qualifiers' youngest starter ever

Mar 28th 2015, 10:14 PM 11,874 Views 2 Comments

Martin Odegaard of Norway surpassed Peter Jehle of Liechtenstein.

# boy-wonder - Monday 29 September, 2014

Louis van Gaal full of praise for Antrim's Paddy McNair, imitates THAT header
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

Louis van Gaal full of praise for Antrim's Paddy McNair, imitates THAT header

Sep 29th 2014, 6:11 PM 11,943 Views 13 Comments

The 19-year-old had a promising debut against West Ham at the weekend.

# boy-wonder - Saturday 5 January, 2013

George North back on track for 6 Nations
# Boy Wonder
From The42
# Boy Wonder

George North back on track for 6 Nations

Jan 5th 2013, 6:01 PM 1,088 Views 0 Comments

The neck injury he suffered at Ravenhill is not as bad as first feared.

# boy-wonder - Thursday 9 February, 2012

# boy-wonder - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...
# Boy Wonder
From The Daily Edge
# Boy Wonder

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...

Feb 8th 2012, 10:03 PM 17,597 Views 37 Comments

Janice Sparhawk, 72, had fallen behind on her mortgage. So her grandson Noah sprang into action.