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#Potential

# potential - Sunday 23 January, 2022

'He had a really good game' - Van Graan's praise for Ben Healy after star turn against Wasps
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'He had a really good game' - Van Graan's praise for Ben Healy after star turn against Wasps

Sun 6:44 PM 9,438 Views 13 Comments

Munster boss Johann van Graan also confirmed Keith Earls should recover from injury in time for Ireland’s Six Nations campaign.

# potential - Monday 10 January, 2022

Jurgen Klopp hails Tyrone teenager
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Jurgen Klopp hails Tyrone teenager

Jan 10th 2022, 1:19 PM 24,903 Views 36 Comments

Conor Bradley made his fifth senior appearance for Liverpool against Shrewsbury.

# potential - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Mikel Arteta won't rush highly rated 18-year-old
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Mikel Arteta won't rush highly rated 18-year-old

Dec 23rd 2021, 2:51 PM 7,355 Views 0 Comments

Charlie Patino scored on his Arsenal debut against Sunderland in midweek.

# potential - Friday 10 December, 2021

Who are the 12 new young guns in Munster's matchday squad for Wasps?
# Fresh Faces
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# Fresh Faces

Who are the 12 new young guns in Munster's matchday squad for Wasps?

Dec 10th 2021, 3:09 PM 19,444 Views 13 Comments

Five players will make their debuts in the starting XV, with a further seven uncapped players on the bench.

# potential - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

'He’ll go right to the top' - St Mirren team-mate believes McGrath has Premier League calibre
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'He’ll go right to the top' - St Mirren team-mate believes McGrath has Premier League calibre

Nov 17th 2021, 4:16 PM 6,916 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland international is highly regarded in Paisley.

# potential - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Advice from Patrick Vieira, Ireland ambitions and the GAA career that might have been
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Advice from Patrick Vieira, Ireland ambitions and the GAA career that might have been

Updated Nov 10th 2021, 9:36 AM 26,336 Views 4 Comments

Jake O’Brien has swiftly established himself as a key member of Jim Crawford’s squad.

# potential - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Promising Sligo teen has 'loads' of clauses in new contract
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Promising Sligo teen has 'loads' of clauses in new contract

Nov 7th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,053 Views 1 Comment

Johnny Kenny has been attracting interest after a series of eye-catching displays.

# potential - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Promising Irish teen Kenny signs 3-year Sligo deal
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Promising Irish teen Kenny signs 3-year Sligo deal

Nov 3rd 2021, 4:45 PM 6,226 Views 1 Comment

The young forward has impressed since signing his first pro contract last January.

# potential - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Highly rated ex-Arsenal youngster aiming to learn from two Ireland legends
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Highly rated ex-Arsenal youngster aiming to learn from two Ireland legends

Oct 12th 2021, 12:02 AM 12,283 Views 0 Comments

Mark McGuinness is hoping John O’Shea and Mick McCarthy can have the desired impact on his career.

# potential - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Leinster believe Frawley can 'start knocking on the door' with Ireland
# Ballplayer
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# Ballplayer

Leinster believe Frawley can 'start knocking on the door' with Ireland

Sep 29th 2021, 6:00 AM 8,377 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old is an intelligent presence at inside centre.

# potential - Monday 20 September, 2021

Munster's Phillips shines as Ireland 7s finish fourth in Vancouver
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Munster's Phillips shines as Ireland 7s finish fourth in Vancouver

Sep 20th 2021, 9:47 AM 9,469 Views 1 Comment

Ireland came up short against Kenya and Great Britain after impressing en route to the semi-finals.

# potential - Saturday 11 September, 2021

4 days after full Ireland debut, promising teen Omobamidele handed first Premier League chance
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4 days after full Ireland debut, promising teen Omobamidele handed first Premier League chance

Sep 11th 2021, 2:48 PM 11,384 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, two other Irish centre-backs, Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark, start for Brighton and Newcastle respectively.

# potential - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

The 19-year-old who lit up the Aviva
# Teenage Dreams
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# Teenage Dreams

The 19-year-old who lit up the Aviva

Sep 8th 2021, 11:24 AM 11,501 Views 4 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele made his full debut in Ireland’s draw with Serbia.

# potential - Sunday 5 September, 2021

Aston Villa teenager delighted with first Ireland U21 goal
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Aston Villa teenager delighted with first Ireland U21 goal

Sep 5th 2021, 4:17 PM 10,119 Views 2 Comments

Tyreik Wright was on target in the impressive win over Bosnia.

# potential - Monday 30 August, 2021

Bohs sign Irish underage international Idowu following release by Cardiff
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Bohs sign Irish underage international Idowu following release by Cardiff

Aug 30th 2021, 8:01 PM 6,998 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old attacking midfielder is back in Dublin, having played for both St Kevin’s Boys and St Joseph’s earlier in his youth.

# potential - Saturday 10 July, 2021

Lions call up 22-year-old Marcus Smith as out-half cover for injured Russell
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Lions call up 22-year-old Marcus Smith as out-half cover for injured Russell

Jul 10th 2021, 4:18 PM 11,677 Views 20 Comments

Warren Gatland has added the Harlequins star to his squad.

# potential - Monday 28 June, 2021

Highly rated 18-year-old winger becomes Leeds' first summer signing
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Highly rated 18-year-old winger becomes Leeds' first summer signing

Jun 28th 2021, 10:28 PM 11,816 Views 1 Comment

Amari Miller has signed from Birmingham for an undisclosed fee.

# potential - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Leverkusen sign 16-year-old Danish wunderkind
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Leverkusen sign 16-year-old Danish wunderkind

Jun 15th 2021, 9:22 PM 8,420 Views 3 Comments

Zidan Sertdemir, who was also linked with Arsenal and Ajax among others, has joined from Nordsjaelland until 2024.

# potential - Monday 14 June, 2021

Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments
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Ireland's Dorothy Wall planning to juggle 7s and 15s commitments

Jun 14th 2021, 9:32 AM 2,831 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary woman has become a starter for Adam Griggs’ 15s team.

# potential - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Munster back row Kendellen captains Ireland U20 squad for Six Nations
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Munster back row Kendellen captains Ireland U20 squad for Six Nations

Jun 10th 2021, 12:51 PM 7,277 Views 13 Comments

Richie Murphy has included several players with senior provincial experience.

# potential - Monday 7 June, 2021

'I am hoping that will really remind him of his talent and remind him he is a quality player'
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'I am hoping that will really remind him of his talent and remind him he is a quality player'

Jun 7th 2021, 3:07 PM 23,503 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Kenny has backed Troy Parrott to build on his brace against Andorra.

# potential - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Learning from one of the Premier League signings of the season, joy at senior call-up and overcoming injury woes
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Learning from one of the Premier League signings of the season, joy at senior call-up and overcoming injury woes

May 29th 2021, 1:03 PM 7,408 Views 0 Comments

Ireland U21 captain Conor Coventry spoke about the influence of Tomáš Souček at West Ham.

# potential - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Prolific try-scorer Penny set to resume superb season against Munster
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Prolific try-scorer Penny set to resume superb season against Munster

Apr 22nd 2021, 7:41 AM 8,754 Views 13 Comments

The 21-year-old flanker is aiming to improve his defensive chat and breakdown skills.

# potential - Friday 16 April, 2021

Ulster young gun Izuchukwu signs new contract
# Huge Potential
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Ulster young gun Izuchukwu signs new contract

Apr 16th 2021, 11:06 AM 6,533 Views 3 Comments

The Tullamore 21-year-old is staying put until 2023, with Brad Roberts also penning an extension.

# potential - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

'To play without mistakes is not easy' - Irish teen continues to impress for Premier League hopefuls
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'To play without mistakes is not easy' - Irish teen continues to impress for Premier League hopefuls

Apr 7th 2021, 3:14 PM 5,337 Views 2 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele made his second start for Norwich last night.

# potential - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

'I'd love to see him play Test rugby' - Michael Lowry continues to shine
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'I'd love to see him play Test rugby' - Michael Lowry continues to shine

Apr 6th 2021, 3:49 PM 11,943 Views 33 Comments

The 22-year-old Ulster playmaker scored a cracking try against Harlequins on Sunday.

# potential - Friday 26 March, 2021

'He was at the crest of a wave... Then he went to Celtic and had a couple of injuries'
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'He was at the crest of a wave... Then he went to Celtic and had a couple of injuries'

Mar 26th 2021, 6:15 AM 8,263 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford has backed Luca Connell to come good after a frustrating few months.

# potential - Monday 22 March, 2021

Liverpool loanee praised after impressing on League of Ireland debut
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Liverpool loanee praised after impressing on League of Ireland debut

Mar 22nd 2021, 12:02 AM 12,107 Views 2 Comments

Vítezslav Jaros pulled off some good saves, as St Pat’s drew with Shamrock Rovers.

# potential - Friday 19 March, 2021

'He's such a talented goalkeeper... I'm delighted for him'
# Promotion
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'He's such a talented goalkeeper... I'm delighted for him'

Mar 19th 2021, 2:01 PM 8,390 Views 3 Comments

Ireland U21 boss Jim Crawford has backed Gavin Bazunu to shine after his call-up to the senior side.

# potential - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Ireland underage international makes full debut in Championship
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Ireland underage international makes full debut in Championship

Mar 16th 2021, 9:48 PM 11,010 Views 0 Comments

Louie Watson featured in the starting XI for Wayne Rooney’s Derby against Brentford.

# potential - Saturday 6 March, 2021

'Athletically, he is phenomenal. We really don't produce guys like him in Ireland'
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'Athletically, he is phenomenal. We really don't produce guys like him in Ireland'

Mar 6th 2021, 8:00 AM 91,947 Views 18 Comments

21-year-old Ryan Baird made his Ireland debut last weekend and looks set for further Six Nations involvement.

# potential - Saturday 20 February, 2021

'A wonderful talent' - Praise for Man United's €21 million January signing
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'A wonderful talent' - Praise for Man United's €21 million January signing

Feb 20th 2021, 4:58 PM 15,051 Views 1 Comment

Luke Shaw has been impressed by Amad Diallo.

# potential - Thursday 28 January, 2021

'He's going to be a top, top player' - Praise for Arsenal-linked Irish defender
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'He's going to be a top, top player' - Praise for Arsenal-linked Irish defender

Jan 28th 2021, 6:52 PM 31,627 Views 5 Comments

Ireland U21 boss Jim Crawford believes Nathan Collins has all the attributes required to succeed in the game.

# potential - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Arteta determined to keep hold of 19-year-old after impressive cameo at the Aviva
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Arteta determined to keep hold of 19-year-old after impressive cameo at the Aviva

Dec 10th 2020, 10:43 PM 9,649 Views 1 Comment

Folarin Balogun’s scored in the Europa League win over Dundalk.

# potential - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

16-year-old becomes youngest player in Champions League history
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16-year-old becomes youngest player in Champions League history

Dec 9th 2020, 7:52 AM 10,164 Views 2 Comments

Dortmund equalised within minutes of Youssoufa Moukoko’s introduction.

# potential - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

'Caoimhin was always a talent and now he has the chance to show that on the big stage' - Klopp
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'Caoimhin was always a talent and now he has the chance to show that on the big stage' - Klopp

Dec 8th 2020, 3:19 PM 6,817 Views 4 Comments

Liverpool have had 10 senior players out injured, and the Irishman has been one of the youngsters to step up.

# potential - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Too early for Gazza comparisons, says Grealish
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Too early for Gazza comparisons, says Grealish

Nov 19th 2020, 2:02 PM 8,503 Views 9 Comments

The England winger produced another virtuoso performance in Wednesday’s 4-0 win against Iceland.

# potential - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'
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'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'

Nov 17th 2020, 1:11 PM 10,725 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford is tipping Jack Taylor for a bright future, after the midfielder’s call up to the senior side.

# potential - Friday 6 November, 2020

Farrell wants Ireland prospects to keep learning with provinces before call-ups
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Farrell wants Ireland prospects to keep learning with provinces before call-ups

Nov 6th 2020, 1:01 AM 6,624 Views 10 Comments

There had been clamour for 21-year-old halfbacks Craig Casey and Harry Byrne to be included.

# potential - Friday 23 October, 2020

'He's big and very powerful' - Highly-rated Sheehan set for Leinster debut tonight
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'He's big and very powerful' - Highly-rated Sheehan set for Leinster debut tonight

Oct 23rd 2020, 6:15 AM 18,198 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, Liam Turner gets a starting debut, while David Hawkshaw and Ciaran Parker are on the bench.

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