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# Prospect

Last week
19th November 2023 - 25th November 2023
Leinster's Osborne continues to show why Andy Farrell rates him
The uncapped 22-year-old has had a good start to the season in midfield.
This year
Andrew Moran scores twice in impressive performance for Brighton U21s
The Dubliner signed a new long-term deal at the Premier League club late last season.
'I believe we’ve got a real diamond' - QPR boss heaps praise on Irish youngster
‘He’s the quickest player I’ve ever worked with and is going to cause serious problems for defences,’ said Gareth Ainsworth of Sinclair Armstrong.
'He has a massive future... he reminds me of a Furlong-type of player'
Ireland U20s prop Paddy McCarthy has impressed performance analyst Eoin Toolan.
'He is not massive on social media, which is a good thing' - Collins heaps praise on humble Ferguson
Nathan Collins says Evan Ferguson’s humility is one of the keys to his success.
Stephen Kenny on Greece, 'ambitious' FAI plan, and the frustration of under-investment in football
Doherty tested, no goal for Evan, and playing fake Greece - Ireland's Turkish delight
Stephen Kenny's son Eoin signs professional contract with Dundalk
‘I’ve been supporting Dundalk since I was six and it’s a massive honour for me to sign as a professional.’
Gardaí launch series of searches as fears mount that Dundon gang are back in business
A large quantity of white powder was found along with a cocaine packaging press.
Last year
'I think he should move to Munster' - Leinster hooker McKee shines
Bernard Jackman gave his views on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.
19-year-old James Culhane impresses in Emerging Ireland back row
The Leinster academy man scored two tries in a narrow Irish victory over the Pumas.
19-year-old sensation Arundell called up to England squad by Jones
The London Irish fullback recently scored a wonder try against Toulon.
'The support we get from our family - it's unbelievable - you just want to make them proud'
Middleweight Jake Tucker is the latest prospect to step off the boxing conveyor belt with the 20-year-old aiming for glory at both this year’s Commonwealth Games and the Paris Olympics.
Ireland boss Farrell impressed by 'outstanding' 20-year-old Joe McCarthy
The Leinster academy second row left a positive impression in Ireland camp.
6ft 6ins wing Tamilore Awonusi included in Ireland 7s squad for Malaga
The former Kilkenny College student has been playing in the US and Canada.
All time
Dublin heavyweight Carty earns stoppage win on Matchroom undercard in London
The Dillian Whyte-managed, Paschal Collins-trained prospect moves to 2-0(1KO) after seizing an appealing opportunity in London.
Talented Cork man Crowley gets Munster out-half audition against Ospreys
Ronan O’Gara tried to bring the Cork Con playmaker to La Rochelle.
Liverpool full-back Bradley's display offers positive despite Northern Ireland's miserable week
‘Tackles aren’t all I can do and it was good to show the fans the other stuff I can do,’ said the 18-year-old.
Prolific try-scorer Penny set to resume superb season against Munster
The 21-year-old flanker is aiming to improve his defensive chat and breakdown skills.
Irish teenager 'over the moon' with man-of-the-match display in full Championship debut
Andrew Omobamidele made his first start for Norwich City in their 1-1 draw with Preston North End.
Ireland U18 international Karl Martin signs for Top 14 club Montpellier
The Drogheda man will pursue a professional career in France.
Establishment of a Lions team an 'exciting' possibility for women's rugby
A study is in motion to see if the project is feasible, with findings expected by the end of 2021.
'He will be there for a long time' - Munster proud of Casey's Ireland call-up
The 21-year-old Limerick man is part of the Six Nations squad.
20-year-old McIlroy one of the big winners of the inter-pro series
The Ulster wing has shown his promise in three starts over recent weekends.
Connacht's 21-year-old scrum-half Colm Reilly impresses in Italy
Head coach Andy Friend is pleased to see some young players coming through.
'Would you not just hand him a start? How deep an end is it in a Pro14 fixture?'
This week’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra saw the lads discussing the potential of Ben Healy.
Ben Healy wins National Championships in Limerick
The 20-year-old finished ahead of Nicholas Roche to secure national honours after a stunning display.
'People have seen glimpses of his athletic ability' - Baird backed by Leinster
Leinster boss Leo Cullen also outlined the thinking behind picking Caelan Doris at blindside flanker.
Ireland U19 midfielder Joe Hodge named Man City's Scholar of the Year
The 17-year-old scored a superb goal on his Republic of Ireland U19 debut last summer.
Leaving ego at the door has aided the progress of young Irish striker JJ Kayode
The 20-year-old furthered his footballing education by getting a taste of life in the lower leagues.
Hagi seals permanent switch to Rangers from Genk
‘There was interest from other clubs, but my priority was always to return to Glasgow and play for Rangers,’ said the Romanian youngster.
21-year-old wing Kernohan set for Championship move after leaving Ulster
The former Ireland U20 flyer is close to finalising a deal with Ealing Trailfinders.
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall
The Tipperary woman made an impressive impact for Ireland during the Six Nations.
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Jack O'Sullivan
The 21-year-old number eight returned from a long-term knee injury at the start of this season.
The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Ryan Baird
The 20-year-old Leinster second row possesses remarkable athleticism.
20-year-old Ryan Baird links up with Ireland's Six Nations squad
Andy Farrell has named a 35-man training squad, with Will Addison missing.
Irish Elite champion Harty, 19, turns professional with Frank Warren
Rathkeale Boxing Club’s Jason Harty won national Intermediate and Elite titles late last year, and joins his brother-in-law in the pro ranks.
20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster
The Shannon scrum-half showed his potential in a cameo off the bench at Thomond Park yesterday.
Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city
The attack happened in the south of the city last night.
Impressive full Munster debut for the 'small man with a massive heart'
In his first Munster start, Craig Casey helped the province to a Guinness Pro14 win over Connacht.
Kelleher pushing into Ireland picture with strong start to Leinster season
The 21-year-old has shown his potential in the Champions Cup over the past fortnight.
West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season
The Hammers have completed a move for highly-rated forward Ademipo Odubeko.