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# Future Focus

This year
Ireland's 'ageing backline' and Gleeson's squad evolution with a view to Euro 2025
Last year
Pauw still keen on Ireland extension, but players not drawn into talk on manager’s future
Switzerland chosen as Women’s Euro 2025 hosts
All time
Potential new Euros format means it could be 'virtually impossible' for Ireland to qualify
'It's not all about the here and now, but growing as a squad' - new-look Ireland aim to win
Northern Ireland women set to train full-time ahead of Euro 2022
Optimism for Europe's Ryder Cup future and praise for 'angry bear' Lowry
'The three of them undoubtedly have the repertoire, the talent and the knowledge of the game'
Bye bye large Americano, hello alertness algorithms: The future of your morning coffee
Smell-killing clothes and stains that clean themselves: The future of doing your laundry
From Pokemon Go to augmented-reality Lego: How your kids' toys will change in the next few years
Would you like wallpaper that changes colour with your mood? Here's the future of home decor
'Hey Google, let my housemates know I'm almost home': The future of personal safety
Goodbye midnight texts, hello intercontinental kissing: The future of long-distance relationships
Bye-bye guide books, hello virtual tours: The future of going on your holliers
No more scrambling for tickets... or listening to commentators? The future of watching sport
Hello brain implants, goodbye forgetting people's names: The future of your memories
Lock the door and activate the drone guard: The future of keeping your home safe
Never struggle for directions to 'la playa' again: The future of speaking other languages
Goodbye sweat patches, no more 'what to wear' worries: The future of putting on clothes
Bye bye large Americano, hello alertness algorithms: The future of your morning coffee
‘I'll have the DNA-optimised salad please': What's the future of clean eating?
Bye-bye bifocals, hello bionic eyes: the future of seeing and hearing
Goodbye Facebook, hello hologram phone calls? The future of staying in touch
'Did you see that billboard, or was it just me': The personalised future of advertising
No to Tinder, yes to DNA matching: The future of romance
Bye bye credit cards, hello paying by eyeball: The future of spending your money
Goodbye open-plan offices, hello couch calls: The future of being productive at work
Sci-fi wrinkle killers and no more orange necklines: The future of doing your makeup
Pass me an extra limb, I'll just plug it in: The future of hacking your body
Goodbye modh coinníollach, hello Minecraft? The future of education
Robot babysitters and poop-predicting nappies: Here's the future of being a good parent
Goodbye cat burglar, hello drone burglar: Here's what crime will look like in future
Robot referees and genetically engineered 'super athletes': Here's the future of sport
Fancy sleeping underwater with a robot butler? Here's the future of staying in a hotel
Goodbye gym guilt, hello exercise pills? The future of staying in shape
Snore-killing earbuds and cuddling robots: the future of getting a good night's sleep
Floor-mopping robots and a kitchen that cleans itself: The future of your household chores
Long-dead singers playing 'live' in concert: The future of the music you love
Would you let your fridge do the Big Shop for you? The future of your personal data