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#Prospect

# prospect - Thursday 22 April, 2021

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

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

Apr 22nd 2021, 7:41 AM 8,733 Views 13 Comments

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

# prospect - Monday 5 April, 2021

Irish teenager 'over the moon' with man-of-the-match display in full Championship debut
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Irish teenager 'over the moon' with man-of-the-match display in full Championship debut

Updated Apr 5th 2021, 2:44 PM 61,006 Views 14 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele made his first start for Norwich City in their 1-1 draw with Preston North End.

# prospect - Friday 2 April, 2021

Ireland U18 international Karl Martin signs for Top 14 club Montpellier
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Ireland U18 international Karl Martin signs for Top 14 club Montpellier

Apr 2nd 2021, 5:43 PM 11,758 Views 4 Comments

The Drogheda man will pursue a professional career in France.

# prospect - Monday 22 March, 2021

Establishment of a Lions team an 'exciting' possibility for women's rugby
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Establishment of a Lions team an 'exciting' possibility for women's rugby

Mar 22nd 2021, 11:28 AM 3,087 Views 3 Comments

A study is in motion to see if the project is feasible, with findings expected by the end of 2021.

# prospect - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

'He will be there for a long time' - Munster proud of Casey's Ireland call-up
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'He will be there for a long time' - Munster proud of Casey's Ireland call-up

Jan 26th 2021, 3:21 PM 6,710 Views 9 Comments

The 21-year-old Limerick man is part of the Six Nations squad.

# prospect - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

20-year-old McIlroy one of the big winners of the inter-pro series
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

20-year-old McIlroy one of the big winners of the inter-pro series

Jan 12th 2021, 9:58 AM 9,854 Views 10 Comments

The Ulster wing has shown his promise in three starts over recent weekends.

# prospect - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Connacht's 21-year-old scrum-half Colm Reilly impresses in Italy
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Connacht's 21-year-old scrum-half Colm Reilly impresses in Italy

Nov 25th 2020, 6:00 AM 8,536 Views 1 Comment

Head coach Andy Friend is pleased to see some young players coming through.

# prospect - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

'Would you not just hand him a start? How deep an end is it in a Pro14 fixture?'
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'Would you not just hand him a start? How deep an end is it in a Pro14 fixture?'

Oct 6th 2020, 10:25 AM 11,462 Views 24 Comments

This week’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra saw the lads discussing the potential of Ben Healy.

# prospect - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Ben Healy wins National Championships in Limerick
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Ben Healy wins National Championships in Limerick

Oct 3rd 2020, 7:54 PM 7,268 Views 3 Comments

The 20-year-old finished ahead of Nicholas Roche to secure national honours after a stunning display.

# prospect - Friday 21 August, 2020

'People have seen glimpses of his athletic ability' - Baird backed by Leinster
# On The Rise
From The42
# On The Rise

'People have seen glimpses of his athletic ability' - Baird backed by Leinster

Aug 21st 2020, 2:41 PM 12,031 Views 35 Comments

Leinster boss Leo Cullen also outlined the thinking behind picking Caelan Doris at blindside flanker.

# prospect - Friday 31 July, 2020

Ireland U19 midfielder Joe Hodge named Man City's Scholar of the Year
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

Ireland U19 midfielder Joe Hodge named Man City's Scholar of the Year

Jul 31st 2020, 2:34 PM 8,626 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old scored a superb goal on his Republic of Ireland U19 debut last summer.

# prospect - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Leaving ego at the door has aided the progress of young Irish striker JJ Kayode
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Leaving ego at the door has aided the progress of young Irish striker JJ Kayode

Jul 4th 2020, 12:00 PM 34,739 Views 12 Comments

The 20-year-old furthered his footballing education by getting a taste of life in the lower leagues.

# prospect - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Hagi seals permanent switch to Rangers from Genk
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Hagi seals permanent switch to Rangers from Genk

May 27th 2020, 6:38 PM 5,751 Views 14 Comments

‘There was interest from other clubs, but my priority was always to return to Glasgow and play for Rangers,’ said the Romanian youngster.

# prospect - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

21-year-old wing Kernohan set for Championship move after leaving Ulster
# Prospect
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# Prospect

21-year-old wing Kernohan set for Championship move after leaving Ulster

May 13th 2020, 12:30 PM 9,217 Views 28 Comments

The former Ireland U20 flyer is close to finalising a deal with Ealing Trailfinders.

# prospect - Monday 30 March, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Dorothy Wall

Mar 30th 2020, 5:18 PM 3,618 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary woman made an impressive impact for Ireland during the Six Nations.

# prospect - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Jack O'Sullivan
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Jack O'Sullivan

Mar 25th 2020, 7:30 PM 10,296 Views 8 Comments

The 21-year-old number eight returned from a long-term knee injury at the start of this season.

# prospect - Monday 23 March, 2020

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Ryan Baird
# Hotshot
From The42
# Hotshot

The emerging stars of the 2019/20 season: Ryan Baird

Mar 23rd 2020, 5:22 PM 11,955 Views 9 Comments

The 20-year-old Leinster second row possesses remarkable athleticism.

# prospect - Monday 2 March, 2020

20-year-old Ryan Baird links up with Ireland's Six Nations squad
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

20-year-old Ryan Baird links up with Ireland's Six Nations squad

Mar 2nd 2020, 11:11 AM 15,338 Views 35 Comments

Andy Farrell has named a 35-man training squad, with Will Addison missing.

# prospect - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Irish Elite champion Harty, 19, turns professional with Frank Warren
# Prospect
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# Prospect

Irish Elite champion Harty, 19, turns professional with Frank Warren

Feb 12th 2020, 4:54 PM 4,187 Views 1 Comment

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.

# prospect - Monday 20 January, 2020

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster
# Bright Spark
From The42
# Bright Spark

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster

Jan 20th 2020, 6:39 PM 14,617 Views 38 Comments

The Shannon scrum-half showed his potential in a cameo off the bench at Thomond Park yesterday.

# prospect - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city
# Prospect
# Prospect

Investigation launched after shots fired at house in Limerick city

Jan 5th 2020, 8:05 AM 12,174 Views 0 Comments

The attack happened in the south of the city last night.

# prospect - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Impressive full Munster debut for the 'small man with a massive heart'
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Impressive full Munster debut for the 'small man with a massive heart'

Dec 22nd 2019, 10:12 AM 33,053 Views 11 Comments

In his first Munster start, Craig Casey helped the province to a Guinness Pro14 win over Connacht.

# prospect - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Kelleher pushing into Ireland picture with strong start to Leinster season
# Rising High
From The42
# Rising High

Kelleher pushing into Ireland picture with strong start to Leinster season

Nov 28th 2019, 12:00 PM 16,894 Views 29 Comments

The 21-year-old has shown his potential in the Champions Cup over the past fortnight.

# prospect - Friday 25 October, 2019

West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

West Ham win race to sign Ireland U17 striker who scored 35 goals for Man United last season

Oct 25th 2019, 2:04 PM 17,766 Views 19 Comments

The Hammers have completed a move for highly-rated forward Ademipo Odubeko.

# prospect - Monday 7 October, 2019

'Not at all' - Playing Aaron Connolly in Georgia not a gamble, says Mick McCarthy
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'Not at all' - Playing Aaron Connolly in Georgia not a gamble, says Mick McCarthy

Oct 7th 2019, 3:10 PM 19,871 Views 16 Comments

Shane Duffy and David McGoldrick will be given every chance to prove their fitness for this week’s double-header, meanwhile.

# prospect - Thursday 3 October, 2019

19-year-old Brighton star expected to stay with U21s but senior Ireland call-up 'a possibility'
# Aaron Connolly
From The42
# Aaron Connolly

19-year-old Brighton star expected to stay with U21s but senior Ireland call-up 'a possibility'

Oct 3rd 2019, 7:30 AM 6,053 Views 7 Comments

Aaron Connolly has recently played against Man City, Burnley, Newcastle, Aston Villa and Chelsea.

# prospect - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Highly rated Ireland U21 defender handed West Brom debut
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Highly rated Ireland U21 defender handed West Brom debut

Aug 13th 2019, 8:14 PM 12,605 Views 5 Comments

Dara O’Shea is among a number of young Irish players in action in the EFL Cup this evening.

# prospect - Thursday 11 July, 2019

'He is highly sought after' - Praise for Bohs' 14-year-old after impressive Chelsea cameo
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'He is highly sought after' - Praise for Bohs' 14-year-old after impressive Chelsea cameo

Jul 11th 2019, 8:40 AM 63,784 Views 29 Comments

Liverpool are among those understood to be scouting Evan Ferguson, who impressed in last night’s 1-1 draw against Frank Lampard’s side.

# prospect - Thursday 23 May, 2019

'With football, there are no guarantees' - Jamie Lennon on his studies, the future, and working with Stephen Kenny
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'With football, there are no guarantees' - Jamie Lennon on his studies, the future, and working with Stephen Kenny

May 23rd 2019, 7:00 PM 3,384 Views 0 Comments

The Pat’s midielder talks to The42 ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Dundalk.

# prospect - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia
# Opportunity Knocks
From The42
# Opportunity Knocks

Irish rider Eddie Dunbar named in Team Ineos squad for Giro D'Italia

May 7th 2019, 3:39 PM 3,111 Views 8 Comments

‘Given his recent performances, it is well deserved,’ team principal Dave Brailsford said of the 22-year-old’s inclusion.

# prospect - Monday 6 May, 2019

Bayer Leverkusen star curbs talk of potential €25 million Liverpool move
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Bayer Leverkusen star curbs talk of potential €25 million Liverpool move

May 6th 2019, 3:22 PM 13,748 Views 6 Comments

Julian Brandt has been linked with summer switches to England and Italy, but he is tied to a contract with his current club in Germany.

# prospect - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'Craig is such a great talent' - 20-year-old Casey gets Munster debut
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'Craig is such a great talent' - 20-year-old Casey gets Munster debut

Apr 30th 2019, 7:00 AM 14,067 Views 10 Comments

The Shannon RFC scrum-half is an exciting prospect.

# prospect - Saturday 20 April, 2019

'Now I am a genius': Guardiola applauds 18-year-old match-winner Foden
# Remember The Name
From The42
# Remember The Name

'Now I am a genius': Guardiola applauds 18-year-old match-winner Foden

Apr 20th 2019, 6:49 PM 11,000 Views 20 Comments

Pep Guardiola paid tribute to teenager Phil Foden after his winning goal against Tottenham on Saturday.

# prospect - Monday 18 March, 2019

'I'm within touching distance and it's nice to have that recognition from my country'
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

'I'm within touching distance and it's nice to have that recognition from my country'

Mar 18th 2019, 9:00 AM 35,963 Views 5 Comments

21-year-old Sunderland defender Jimmy Dunne talks about comparisons with Steve Staunton, his international prospects and lining out at Wembley Way.

# prospect - Friday 22 February, 2019

'I would have looked at Alexis Sanchez a lot...up until recently'
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'I would have looked at Alexis Sanchez a lot...up until recently'

Feb 22nd 2019, 7:00 AM 7,556 Views 1 Comment

Cork City’s exciting new signing Daire O’Connor chats to The42.

# prospect - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

20-year-old Doris keeps head down as Leinster back Mayo man's talents
# Learning
From The42
# Learning

20-year-old Doris keeps head down as Leinster back Mayo man's talents

Feb 20th 2019, 7:30 AM 13,561 Views 34 Comments

A former Ireland U20s captain, the number eight is highly-rated.

# prospect - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Liverpool target 18-year-old Italian prospect Tonali, but face competition from Roma
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

Liverpool target 18-year-old Italian prospect Tonali, but face competition from Roma

Jan 24th 2019, 12:57 PM 7,590 Views 10 Comments

Brescia president Massimo Cellino said leading sides in England and Italy have enquired after the teenager.

# prospect - Monday 7 January, 2019

'To stay here is better': Sarri warns 18-year-old Hudson-Odoi against £30 million Bayern move
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

'To stay here is better': Sarri warns 18-year-old Hudson-Odoi against £30 million Bayern move

Jan 7th 2019, 3:54 PM 4,451 Views 3 Comments

The Stamford Bridge youngster is reportedly arising interest from the Bundesliga giants.

# prospect - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Waterford sign promising ex-Ireland underage international and West Brom midfielder Elbouzedi
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

Waterford sign promising ex-Ireland underage international and West Brom midfielder Elbouzedi

Nov 7th 2018, 7:28 PM 6,293 Views 1 Comment

The 20-year-old joins Waterford off the back of an impressive 2018 where the club sealed Europa League football for next summer.

# prospect - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV
# Prospect
From The42
# Prospect

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV

Nov 6th 2018, 5:01 PM 7,597 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner has impressed since joining the London club from Belvedere in July.

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