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# Youth development

Last year
'Brexit is a golden opportunity' - What the FAI have done to improve youth development, and what they have yet to do
Academy manager Will Clarke offers an insight into the work being done in Ireland as the FAI launch this year’s national underage leagues.
All time
'We cannot be reliant on what happens over in England. We have to put a structure in place here'
Packie Bonner has returned to the FAI board, and spoke about the importance of Irish football meeting the challenge of Brexit.
Rice decision is a reminder of what Ireland have been getting wrong for decades
The only way of avoiding these situations in the future is by developing our own talent.
'Young people are not broken and don't need to be fixed': How the Gaisce award changes lives
We talk to some of the people who’ve reached the highest level – the gold award.
Former Ireland midfielder Andrews joins St Pat's coaching staff
The ex-Blackburn Rovers man will look after the Saints’ underage sides while completing his Uefa Pro License.
Nicky Butt appointed head of Man United's academy
The former midfielder has been handed a major role at the club.
'Ruud Dokter must be strong and stick to the mantra 'the best, with the best, against the best''
John O’Sullivan looks ahead at what the new National U17 League will bring to Irish football.