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#Potential

# potential - Sunday 8 July, 2018

The Irish teen sensation aiming to follow in Annalise Murphy's footsteps
# Talent
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# Talent

The Irish teen sensation aiming to follow in Annalise Murphy's footsteps

Jul 8th 2018, 8:00 AM 31,072 Views 2 Comments

19-year-old Aoife Hopkins on her dream of representing Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

# potential - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Two promising Cork youngsters sign for Top 14 club Pau's academy
# Prospects
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# Prospects

Two promising Cork youngsters sign for Top 14 club Pau's academy

Jun 28th 2018, 4:25 PM 22,782 Views 22 Comments

Eoghan Barrett and Ben Roche are heading to France to pursue professional rugby careers.

# potential - Friday 15 June, 2018

Real Madrid agree deal for Brazilian wonderkid
# Potential
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Real Madrid agree deal for Brazilian wonderkid

Jun 15th 2018, 5:51 PM 9,468 Views 8 Comments

Santos teenager Rodrygo will join the club next year after agreeing a move to the Santiago Bernabeu.

# potential - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

George Weah's son on target as USA warm up for Ireland game with convincing win
# Potential
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# Potential

George Weah's son on target as USA warm up for Ireland game with convincing win

May 29th 2018, 10:48 AM 8,364 Views 2 Comments

The New York-born forward had previously played only a few minutes for the side.

# potential - Friday 18 May, 2018

19-year-old Chelsea youngster set to train with England World Cup squad
# Potential
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19-year-old Chelsea youngster set to train with England World Cup squad

May 18th 2018, 8:55 PM 12,513 Views 4 Comments

Mason Mount was praised by the national team coach, who has been monitoring him despite his good form coming overseas.

# potential - Monday 14 May, 2018

England's U17 World Cup hero is considering leaving Liverpool this summer
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# Potential

England's U17 World Cup hero is considering leaving Liverpool this summer

May 14th 2018, 11:01 PM 13,793 Views 7 Comments

Rhian Brewster may not be at the Reds for very much longer.

# potential - Thursday 10 May, 2018

All you need to know about the Liverpool and Arsenal target who has lit up the Championship
# Potential
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# Potential

All you need to know about the Liverpool and Arsenal target who has lit up the Championship

May 10th 2018, 9:14 PM 12,377 Views 5 Comments

Norwich’s James Maddison has been one of the division’s top midfielders this season.

# potential - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Former Cork City and Limerick youngster makes Championship debut
# Potential
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Former Cork City and Limerick youngster makes Championship debut

Apr 10th 2018, 11:52 PM 9,165 Views 8 Comments

It was a night to remember for Chiedozie Ogbene.

# potential - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Limerick youngster makes Championship debut
# Potential
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Limerick youngster makes Championship debut

Apr 7th 2018, 3:54 PM 9,233 Views 2 Comments

Paudie O’Connor has lined out for Leeds this afternoon against Sunderland.

# potential - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

19-year-old Irish defender makes the bench for Liverpool's Champions League quarter-final
# Potential
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19-year-old Irish defender makes the bench for Liverpool's Champions League quarter-final

Apr 4th 2018, 7:04 PM 12,906 Views 17 Comments

It’s a big night for Kildare’s Conor Masterson.

# potential - Monday 2 April, 2018

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut
# Potential
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# Potential

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut

Apr 2nd 2018, 1:30 PM 6,137 Views 3 Comments

Shohei Ohtani didn’t hit on Sunday as Albert Pujols was the designated hitter, going zero-for-five.

# potential - Monday 26 March, 2018

3 years after Premier League debut, Ireland U21 star aiming to prove doubters wrong in non-league
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3 years after Premier League debut, Ireland U21 star aiming to prove doubters wrong in non-league

Mar 26th 2018, 8:53 PM 28,321 Views 7 Comments

After his release from QPR, Reece Grego-Cox is getting first-team football at Woking.

# potential - Saturday 24 March, 2018

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise
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# Profile

From Chelsea reject to Ireland international: 19-year-old Declan Rice's remarkable rise

Mar 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 17,486 Views 19 Comments

The West Ham youngster was named man of the match on his senior debut against Turkey last night.

# potential - Sunday 18 March, 2018

'I was just hoping to play with Leinster A and maybe get a few caps with the senior team'
# Hotshot
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# Hotshot

'I was just hoping to play with Leinster A and maybe get a few caps with the senior team'

Mar 18th 2018, 3:51 PM 18,548 Views 16 Comments

20-year-old Grand Slam winner Jordan Larmour has far exceeded his hopes for the season.

# potential - Friday 16 March, 2018

'Tell me one better than him, a 21-year-old'
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'Tell me one better than him, a 21-year-old'

Mar 16th 2018, 11:59 AM 7,219 Views 19 Comments

Mauricio Pochettino has reserved high praise for Tottenham star Dele Alli.

# potential - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Watch: Ireland U21 international beats John Terry to the ball to head QPR in front
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# Potential

Watch: Ireland U21 international beats John Terry to the ball to head QPR in front

Mar 14th 2018, 2:59 PM 5,886 Views 3 Comments

Ryan Manning scored his first goal of the season in the Championship last night.

# potential - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'Graham can do anything he wants to do'
# Potential
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'Graham can do anything he wants to do'

Mar 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,989 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Bradley was full of praise for the Shamrock Rovers attacker after seeing him score four against Derry City.

# potential - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Stephen Kenny praises former Liverpool youngster after 'exceptional' debut
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Stephen Kenny praises former Liverpool youngster after 'exceptional' debut

Feb 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 7,979 Views 3 Comments

The Dundalk boss had words of encouragement for Dubliner Daniel Cleary.

# potential - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Barcelona agree €40 million deal for Gremio youngster - reports
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Barcelona agree €40 million deal for Gremio youngster - reports

Feb 21st 2018, 7:34 PM 9,552 Views 2 Comments

Arthur is expected to officially link up with the Catalan club in January 2019.

# potential - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Munster centre Arnold trains with Schmidt's Ireland at Carton House
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Munster centre Arnold trains with Schmidt's Ireland at Carton House

Jan 30th 2018, 4:25 PM 13,513 Views 39 Comments

The 21-year-old has been enjoying a promising season with Munster.

Chelsea youngster joins Celtic on loan until 2019
# Potential
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Chelsea youngster joins Celtic on loan until 2019

Jan 30th 2018, 9:26 AM 6,444 Views 13 Comments

Charly Musonda will spend an extended spell with the Scottish champions, despite interest from the Premier League and La Liga.

# potential - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Watch: 15-year-old Irish player lights up basketball final with 47 points in one game - including 15 three-pointers
# Potential
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# Potential

Watch: 15-year-old Irish player lights up basketball final with 47 points in one game - including 15 three-pointers

Jan 25th 2018, 11:17 PM 11,255 Views 7 Comments

Remember the name: CJ Fulton.

# potential - Sunday 21 January, 2018

'I've dreamed of it since I was a kid!' 17-year-old Irish striker makes Premier League debut
# Potential
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# Potential

'I've dreamed of it since I was a kid!' 17-year-old Irish striker makes Premier League debut

Jan 21st 2018, 8:10 PM 65,394 Views 88 Comments

Southampton’s Michael Obafemi was given a chance to impress against Tottenham today.

# potential - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Larmour set to be included in Joe Schmidt's Six Nations squad
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Larmour set to be included in Joe Schmidt's Six Nations squad

Jan 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 29,206 Views 57 Comments

Ireland will name their squad for the opening two rounds of the championship tomorrow.

# potential - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Barcelona announce summer signing of 23-year-old Colombian centre-back
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Barcelona announce summer signing of 23-year-old Colombian centre-back

Jan 11th 2018, 7:12 PM 10,005 Views 0 Comments

Yerry Mina is joining La Liga’s leaders from Brazilian side Palmeiras for €11.8 million.

# potential - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Man United youngster makes Championship loan move for a third time
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Man United youngster makes Championship loan move for a third time

Jan 10th 2018, 11:37 PM 13,822 Views 10 Comments

Having already spent time at Brighton and Derby, James Wilson has signed for Sheffield United on a temporary deal.

A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy
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A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy

Jan 10th 2018, 6:23 PM 21,664 Views 99 Comments

Outside centre Matt More broke a try-scoring record for his school last year.

# potential - Monday 8 January, 2018

David Moyes singles out Ireland U21 youngster for praise after cup clash
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David Moyes singles out Ireland U21 youngster for praise after cup clash

Jan 8th 2018, 10:02 AM 6,516 Views 2 Comments

The West Ham boss says Josh Cullen stood out in the Hammers’ game with Shrewsbury.

# potential - Friday 5 January, 2018

'I congratulated Declan after the game' - Praise for Irish youngster's man-of-the-match performance at Wembley
# Potential
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'I congratulated Declan after the game' - Praise for Irish youngster's man-of-the-match performance at Wembley

Jan 5th 2018, 11:20 AM 32,019 Views 34 Comments

The 18-year-old was excellent as West Ham ground out a draw.

# potential - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Linked with Real Madrid, highly-rated 20-year-old Spaniard joins Wolves
# Potential
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Linked with Real Madrid, highly-rated 20-year-old Spaniard joins Wolves

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:08 PM 10,143 Views 12 Comments

Rafa Mir has agreed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Championship outfit.

# potential - Sunday 31 December, 2017

12 young Irish footballers to watch out for in 2018
# 2017
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# 2017

12 young Irish footballers to watch out for in 2018

Dec 31st 2017, 8:30 PM 24,191 Views 21 Comments

Wolves’ Connor Ronan and others you are likely to be hearing more of in the coming months.

# potential - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

18 for 18: After interest from United and Chelsea, this Irish teenager's move to Aston Villa is paying off
# 18 For 18
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# 18 For 18

18 for 18: After interest from United and Chelsea, this Irish teenager's move to Aston Villa is paying off

Dec 27th 2017, 7:30 AM 13,667 Views 1 Comment

Originally from Marino in Dublin, Jake Doyle-Hayes moved to Cavan as a 10-year-old.

# potential - Monday 25 December, 2017

18 for 18: The Irish prodigy catching the eye in the Premier League with West Ham
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18 for 18: The Irish prodigy catching the eye in the Premier League with West Ham

Dec 25th 2017, 7:30 AM 9,636 Views 6 Comments

In the latest of our 18 for 18 series, we assess the prospects of Declan Rice.

# potential - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Promising Ireland U21 goalkeeper signs new Man United contract
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Promising Ireland U21 goalkeeper signs new Man United contract

Dec 20th 2017, 11:32 AM 8,452 Views 4 Comments

Kieran O’Hara has extended his stay at Old Trafford.

# potential - Friday 15 December, 2017

Ireland U19 starlet hits hat-trick in FA Youth Cup
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Ireland U19 starlet hits hat-trick in FA Youth Cup

Dec 15th 2017, 11:57 AM 5,372 Views 1 Comment

Remember the name: Michael Obafemi.

# potential - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Ajax snap up rumoured Liverpool and Tottenham target
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Ajax snap up rumoured Liverpool and Tottenham target

Dec 7th 2017, 11:09 AM 6,633 Views 7 Comments

Promising teenage centre-back Perr Schuurs spoke to other clubs before deciding to sign a contract with the Dutch giants.

# potential - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship
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Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship

Nov 29th 2017, 3:44 PM 5,944 Views 3 Comments

22-year-old midfielder Liam Kelly made his 50th appearance for the Royals.

# potential - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Man City fans get first sight of local star they crave
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Man City fans get first sight of local star they crave

Nov 21st 2017, 11:38 PM 8,651 Views 3 Comments

After Phil Foden made his debut against Feyenoord, Pep Guardiola said the teenager’s development is down to the player.

# potential - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Irish youngster Jack Byrne scored his fourth and fifth goals of the season last night
# Potential
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Irish youngster Jack Byrne scored his fourth and fifth goals of the season last night

Nov 8th 2017, 10:52 AM 11,767 Views 5 Comments

Eoin Doyle also hit a brace for Oldham Athletic in a comfortable win.

# potential - Saturday 4 November, 2017

The Leaving Cert student and Cork minor GAA star set to compete in the FAI Cup final
# Potential
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The Leaving Cert student and Cork minor GAA star set to compete in the FAI Cup final

Nov 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 7,835 Views 1 Comment

The multi-talented Saoirse Noonan chats to The42 ahead of her side’s clash with UCD Waves at the Aviva on Sunday.