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#New kid on the block

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 13 November, 2020

3-11 in two games, much more to come - Meath have unearthed a gem in Nobber youngster Morris

20-year-old Jordan Morris has really announced himself on the senior inter-county stage.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Sunday 8 November, 2020

'He's very professional and dedicated in everything he does' - youngest county boss making waves

At just 32, Wicklow manager Davy Burke has compiled quite the CV.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Son of France legend Lilian Thuram receives first call up to senior national side

Borussia Moenchengladbach attacker could make his debut against Finland next Wednesday.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'They're wise heads' - A first start for Ireland in experienced company as Six Nations resumes

Dorothy Wall has been named to start against Italy after some impressive appearances earlier this year.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Hat-trick in a Cork final, downing All-Ireland club champions and dual code county titles for a teen star

19-year-old Fiona Keating has had a hectic few weeks with West Cork Ladies and Courcey Rovers.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Saturday 23 November, 2019

From The42 Cyrname and Altior's superstar showdown lived up to the billing New Kid On The Block This post contains videos

Cyrname and Altior's superstar showdown lived up to the billing

Paul Nicholls’ young pretender ended the great Altior’s unbeaten record over jumps.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 31 January, 2019

From The42 Contepomi and Ruddock influence helping Harry Byrne 'declutter' his game Sparking Joy

Contepomi and Ruddock influence helping Harry Byrne 'declutter' his game

The younger Byrne brother has no shortage of influential figures as he sharpens his attacking instincts.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 16 November, 2018

From The42 'I didn't think when I left Derry six months ago that I'd be here right now' New Boy

'I didn't think when I left Derry six months ago that I'd be here right now'

A delighted Ronan Curtis made his senior Ireland debut in the scoreless draw with Northern Ireland.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 26 October, 2018

Lowry moves on from Zebo incident ahead of third straight Ulster start

The 20-year-old has found himself in the headlines in recent weeks for differing reasons.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Saturday 15 September, 2018

'You've a handful here, boy'- Donaghy's warning to a Longford defender before the Star was born

Longford defender Barry Gilleran recalls marking Kieran Donaghy in 2006 when he made his breakthrough for Kerry.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Barcelona splash out €30 million for 21-year-old Brazilian midfielder

Arthur has attracted comparisons with Andres Iniesta, and will line up from July onwards at Camp Nou after the clubs agreed a transfer.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 9 February, 2018

'Cian Healy produced a picture from 2009 when Jordan was one of the mascots'

Ireland captain Rory Best has been impressed by Jordan Larmour’s impact on the squad.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'It's extremely overwhelming' - Surprise for Kerry youngster at Aussie Rules breakthrough

Mark O’Connor will make his bow at the MCG on Saturday.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Liverpool teenager included in Wales squad for World Cup qualifier against Ireland

17-year-old Ben Woodburn has been called up by Chris Coleman.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Rapid Revolution: the Irishman making waves in the American sports landscape

Padraig Smith has been in Colorado for the last two years as the franchise’s sporting director.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Ex-Leinster player Te'o in line to make England debut against South Africa

The Worcester Warriors player is named on the bench.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Monday 8 August, 2016

A former CIA agent is running against Donald Trump to be the next US president

Former CIA counter-terrorism agent, Evan McMullin officially launched his White House bid today.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 1 July, 2016

The Dublin-based teacher who is the first Kerry senior from Templenoe since the Spillanes

Tadhg Morley has burst onto the scene with Kerry.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 26 February, 2016

Louis van Gaal lauds 'unbelievable' Rashford after dream debut

Two goals on his debut as a last-minute call-up. Not a bad night’s work if you can get it.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Adam Byrne using his sporting background to full effect to carve out career in rugby

The Leinster winger comes from a supremely talented family with his younger brother on the books at Everton.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Ciaran Carey hands debut to All-Ireland minor football winner in league opener as Kerry boss

Kerry travel to O’Moore Park on Sunday to face Laois.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Friday 2 October, 2015

A Sligo 19-year-old could make his Connacht debut this weekend

Conan O’Donnell is included in a matchday squad for the very first time.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Sunday 9 August, 2015

'I know I'm good and can compete with the best but it's now about fulfilling that potential'

The42 meets Ireland’s only female professional golfer currently on the LPGA tour, Stephanie Meadow.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Juventus win the race to sign the €32m Argentine striker dubbed 'the new Messi'

21-year-old Paulo Dybala, one of the most promising young footballers in the world, has agreed to join the Italian champions.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Great news as another Irish player will make his AFL debut this weekend

Louth’s Ciaran Byrne has been named to start for Carlton Blues.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Saturday 14 March, 2015

From The42 Donegal's Joseph Duffy made a spectacular start to his UFC career tonight in Dallas Wow

Donegal's Joseph Duffy made a spectacular start to his UFC career tonight in Dallas

The 27-year-old lightweight defeated Jake Lindsey with a first-round TKO.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Monday 19 May, 2014

Ireland is getting a new bank, just for small businesses

The Government is floating the idea of a bank specifically for SMEs, with an €800 million budget.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Diarmuid O'Connor set for Mayo senior debut as 11 of All-Ireland side to face New York

The Connacht championship opening round tie takes place in Gaelic Park next Sunday evening.

# new-kid-on-the-block - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Better off red: Munster snap up former All Black Laulala

Centre Casey Laulala will join Munster from the Cardiff Blues on a two-year contract at the end of the season.