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#Potential

# potential - Sunday 18 March, 2018

'I was just hoping to play with Leinster A and maybe get a few caps with the senior team'
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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 18,583 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 7,237 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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Watch: Ireland U21 international beats John Terry to the ball to head QPR in front

Mar 14th 2018, 2:59 PM 5,915 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'
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'Graham can do anything he wants to do'

Mar 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 6,006 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 7,999 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 9,561 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 13,528 Views 39 Comments

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

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

Jan 30th 2018, 9:26 AM 6,459 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
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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 11,295 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
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'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 65,420 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 29,215 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 10,017 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 13,834 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 21,918 Views 96 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 6,528 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
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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 32,027 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
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Linked with Real Madrid, highly-rated 20-year-old Spaniard joins Wolves

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:08 PM 10,161 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
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12 young Irish footballers to watch out for in 2018

Dec 31st 2017, 8:30 PM 24,256 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: After interest from United and Chelsea, this Irish teenager's move to Aston Villa is paying off

Dec 27th 2017, 7:30 AM 13,688 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 9,654 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 8,460 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 5,390 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 6,639 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 5,958 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 8,657 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
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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 11,779 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
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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 7,857 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.

# potential - Saturday 21 October, 2017

17-year-old wonderkid becomes the first-ever Englishman to represent Dortmund
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17-year-old wonderkid becomes the first-ever Englishman to represent Dortmund

Oct 21st 2017, 5:53 PM 11,466 Views 5 Comments

Jadon Sancho came close to a dream debut as he saw a shot saved late on.

# potential - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Watch: Man United starlet helps Ireland's youngsters qualify for Euros Elite Round
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Watch: Man United starlet helps Ireland's youngsters qualify for Euros Elite Round

Oct 10th 2017, 6:09 PM 11,776 Views 6 Comments

Lee O’Connor was on target, as the Boys in Green defeated Serbia.

# potential - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Two promising Irish teenagers handed chance to impress in League Cup
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Two promising Irish teenagers handed chance to impress in League Cup

Sep 19th 2017, 7:31 PM 9,368 Views 11 Comments

It’s a big night for Jake Doyle-Hayes and Jayson Molumby.

# potential - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

12-year-old wunderkind nets twice in Germany U16 win
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12-year-old wunderkind nets twice in Germany U16 win

Sep 13th 2017, 5:09 PM 11,173 Views 10 Comments

He has already made waves in German youth football this season by scoring 13 goals in five games.

# potential - Sunday 10 September, 2017

5 young Irish footballers who provide hope for the future
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5 young Irish footballers who provide hope for the future

Sep 10th 2017, 6:00 AM 16,154 Views 19 Comments

Conor Masterson and others who will some day hope to line out for the Boys in Green.

# potential - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Irish teenager included in Liverpool's Champions League squad
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Irish teenager included in Liverpool's Champions League squad

Sep 5th 2017, 3:54 PM 14,714 Views 10 Comments

Manager Jurgen Klopp is a long-term admirer of Dublin-born Conor Masterson.

# potential - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Barcelona sign Portuguese star for €30 million
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Barcelona sign Portuguese star for €30 million

Jul 13th 2017, 10:45 PM 17,013 Views 5 Comments

Benfica right-back Nelson Semedo has joined the Catalan side on a five-year deal.

# potential - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Swansea City sign brother of former Chelsea and Barcelona striker
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Swansea City sign brother of former Chelsea and Barcelona striker

Jul 9th 2017, 12:12 PM 9,070 Views 5 Comments

Arnor Gudjohnsen has agreed a three-year deal at the Premier League club.

# potential - Friday 7 July, 2017

Inter complete €20m signing of Sampdoria youngster
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Inter complete €20m signing of Sampdoria youngster

Jul 7th 2017, 12:07 PM 4,525 Views 1 Comment

Milan Skriniar has joined the Nerazzurri as part of the deal that sees Gianluca Caprari move the other way

# potential - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Chelsea youngster set for €6 million move to Celtic
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Chelsea youngster set for €6 million move to Celtic

Jul 2nd 2017, 6:40 PM 12,761 Views 11 Comments

Charly Musonda is reportedly close to joining the reigning Scottish champions.

# potential - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Chelsea sign 16-year-old Welsh prodigy
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Chelsea sign 16-year-old Welsh prodigy

Jul 1st 2017, 5:07 PM 10,755 Views 10 Comments

Ethan Ampadu has already played 13 times for English fourth-tier side Exeter.

# potential - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Chelsea defender set for €23m move to Bournemouth
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Chelsea defender set for €23m move to Bournemouth

Jun 28th 2017, 11:36 PM 9,164 Views 8 Comments

The Cherries have beaten a host of clubs to re-sign the young Netherlands defender Nathan Ake.

# potential - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Celtic beat off competition from Man United and Chelsea to sign Irish wonderkid
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Celtic beat off competition from Man United and Chelsea to sign Irish wonderkid

Jun 15th 2017, 2:08 PM 15,603 Views 13 Comments

Barry Coffey is set to link up with the Scottish champions.