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# The Future

Last year
# The Future
'We've got a bond, but in football you know you might not see much of each other again'
Ireland’s U-21s came close to history in 2022, but as they go their separate ways the next 12 months will shape careers.
# The Future
Looking forward after relegation and hoping club honours word to allow access to facilities
Louise Quinn’s Birmgingham City suffered the drop to the Championship earlier this month.
# The Future
NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars commit to playing a home game at Wembley for next three years
The Florida franchise played under the arch for seven straight NFL seasons between 2013 and 2019.
All time
# The Future
Dublin's Ian Garry makes his UFC debut in Madison Square Garden tonight
Garry opens the prelim card at UFC 268 in a welterweight clash with Jordan Williams.
# Prodigy
Spain's youngest ever player is the 'future'
At 17 years and 62 days old, Gavi broke an 85-year-old record when he to took the San Siro field.
# monumental
Positive developments in Irish women's football 'send out a message,' says captain McCabe
The Arsenal star stresses that it’s now about driving on on the pitch.
# The Future
Promising Ireland U20s squad can end Six Nations campaign on a high
Richie Murphy’s side take on France in Cardiff today.
# The Future
Leinster's Scott Penny named Pro14 Next-Gen Star of the Season
The award has been won by a Leinster player four times in the last five seasons.
# The Future
Rising Irish star Ian Garry makes major statement with head-kick KO
The 23-year-old Dubliner stopped two-time UFC fighter Rostem Akman last night in London.
# The Future
'He’s got a few years left in him' - Solskjaer hints at keeping Cavani at Man Utd
Cavani has made an impact at Old Trafford, scoring four goals in 13 appearances since signing a season-long deal.
# The Future
Mbappe vows to stay at PSG next season 'whatever happens'
Real Madrid have regularly been linked with a move for the 21-year-old.
# legacy
Joe Schmidt interview: planning to live without a plan... for now
Murray Kinsella sits down with the former Ireland head coach to reflect on the Rugby World Cup, his new book and much more.
# New Deal
Kearney's contract discussions with IRFU and Leinster progress 'slowly'
The 33-year-old fullback says ‘the fire is burning to do it here in Leinster and Ireland.’
# The Future
'It is a very special situation' - Pochettino not giving up hope of Eriksen extension after decisive goal
The star midfielder’s goal against Brighton puts Spurs in control of the top-four race in the Premier League.
# Future
Pro14 open to further expansion but Pumas and Griquas won't be joining
Adding two teams to make a Pro16 is one potential avenue for the league in the coming years.
# The Future
'You wouldn’t fancy coming up against them' - Exciting Ireland set to make mark at U19 Euros
Tom Mohan has guided an Irish side to a tournament at this level for the first time since 2011.
# decision
'We are what we repeatedly do' - Joe Schmidt has transformed Irish rugby
The Ireland head coach is set to confirm the big decision on his future tomorrow.
# The Future
Banana plant extract could be key to creamier, longer lasting ice cream
Researchers have found that adding tiny cellulose fibres extracted from banana plant waste to ice cream could slow melting.
# pilotless pilot
Pilotless flying taxis are being developed and trialled in New Zealand
Regulators late today approved plans to develop and test the futuristic air taxis.
# The Future
'It’s not even just that he’s a great athlete, but he adores training, he loves the gym'
21-year-old James Ryan has been earmarked for success since an early age.
# Scandal
13 extremely important celebrity predictions for 2018
Feel free to bet on it.
# The Future
Scientists develop 3D printed 'living tattoo' that responds to its surroundings
The team has demonstrated its breakthrough by printing a living tattoo onto the skin of people.
# The Future
Flying at club level, Ireland winger sets sights on World Cup finals and Premier League promotion
Callum O’Dowda is producing the goods for Bristol City at present.
# The Future
Germany's young guns stun favourites Spain to edge Euro U21 crown
Mitchell Weiser’s first-half goal was enough to separate the sides.
# Speaking out
Children in Dublin's north inner city want violence and drugs off their streets
As the Kinahen-Hutch feud claims another life, a report written by children calls for more gardaí and the end to violence.
# Talent
Exciting Ireland U19 squad named for Donnybrook clash with Japan
Head coach Kieran Campbell has included some highly-promising players.
# The Future
This teenager is Europe's most-coveted player and is inspiring a renaissance at Monaco
Kylian Mbappé is only 18 but is a key ingredient in the club’s push towards a French title.
# promise
Analysis: Debutant Ringrose gives Ireland a bright glimpse of the future
The 21-year-old had many excellent moments as he won his first Test cap.
# breakout star
Scannell hopes to build on Saili pairing in Munster's new Erasmus era
The 22-year-old has been one of the standout players for the southern province this season.
# The Future
This list of's bizarre interview demands is going viral
“Your access to The Future is for you alone (one person only).”
# The Future
The most talented U18 players in Ireland selected for Easter tournaments
Two Ireland U18 squads will take part in the 5 Nations and Tri Nations Festivals.
# The Future
Ireland hoping Schmidt will stay on to lead 'exciting new crop' through
Assistant coach Greg Feek is excited by what the emerging young players can bring.
# fearless
McCloskey, van der Flier and Dillane breathe new life into Schmidt's Ireland
‘Three quiet fellas but three fellas who have been taking it in their stride.’
# Prodigy
Garry Ringrose links up with Schmidt's Ireland ahead of Wales clash
The 21-year-old Leinster centre has been called out to Carton House.
# The Future
Schmidt explains Ringrose omission after BOD called for Six Nations cap
The Ireland head coach is keeping a close eye on Leinster’s promising outside centre.
# The Future
Four players return as Carolan names beefy Ireland U20s Six Nations squad
Leinster lock James Ryan will captain a squad that includes some big forwards.
# The Future
Nike is bringing out real self-lacing runners, and Michael J Fox got the first pair
The future is here.
# Captain America
Why is this US athlete wearing a superhero mask at the World Championships?
Olympian Ashton Eaton is feeling the benefits of a prototype made by Nike.
# The Future Is Now
World Cup provides an exciting opportunity for Leinster's young stars
‘We want players fighting for their place,’ says head coach Leo Cullen.
# Crystal Ball
Lions and All Blacks jobs loom behind 2017 expiry of Schmidt's contract
What’s next in line for the Ireland head coach?