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#Potential

# potential - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Arteta determined to keep hold of 19-year-old after impressive cameo at the Aviva
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Arteta determined to keep hold of 19-year-old after impressive cameo at the Aviva

Dec 10th 2020, 10:43 PM 9,613 Views 1 Comment

Folarin Balogun’s scored in the Europa League win over Dundalk.

# potential - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

16-year-old becomes youngest player in Champions League history
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16-year-old becomes youngest player in Champions League history

Dec 9th 2020, 7:52 AM 10,123 Views 2 Comments

Dortmund equalised within minutes of Youssoufa Moukoko’s introduction.

# potential - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

'Caoimhin was always a talent and now he has the chance to show that on the big stage' - Klopp
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'Caoimhin was always a talent and now he has the chance to show that on the big stage' - Klopp

Dec 8th 2020, 3:19 PM 6,783 Views 4 Comments

Liverpool have had 10 senior players out injured, and the Irishman has been one of the youngsters to step up.

# potential - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Too early for Gazza comparisons, says Grealish
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Too early for Gazza comparisons, says Grealish

Nov 19th 2020, 2:02 PM 8,449 Views 9 Comments

The England winger produced another virtuoso performance in Wednesday’s 4-0 win against Iceland.

# potential - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'
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'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'

Nov 17th 2020, 1:11 PM 10,681 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford is tipping Jack Taylor for a bright future, after the midfielder’s call up to the senior side.

# potential - Friday 6 November, 2020

Farrell wants Ireland prospects to keep learning with provinces before call-ups
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Farrell wants Ireland prospects to keep learning with provinces before call-ups

Nov 6th 2020, 1:01 AM 6,585 Views 10 Comments

There had been clamour for 21-year-old halfbacks Craig Casey and Harry Byrne to be included.

# potential - Friday 23 October, 2020

'He's big and very powerful' - Highly-rated Sheehan set for Leinster debut tonight
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'He's big and very powerful' - Highly-rated Sheehan set for Leinster debut tonight

Oct 23rd 2020, 6:15 AM 15,430 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, Liam Turner gets a starting debut, while David Hawkshaw and Ciaran Parker are on the bench.

# potential - Monday 5 October, 2020

Italy international Chiesa joins Juventus in deal worth up to €60 million
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Italy international Chiesa joins Juventus in deal worth up to €60 million

Oct 5th 2020, 7:48 PM 7,424 Views 5 Comments

The Turin-based club added that the fee could rise.

# potential - Saturday 12 September, 2020

6 young Irish players to watch in England this season
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6 young Irish players to watch in England this season

Sep 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 37,030 Views 17 Comments

We take a look at six young Irish players who might make the breakthrough at club level this season.

# potential - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Kenny: Much more to come from 'really exceptional' James McCarthy
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Kenny: Much more to come from 'really exceptional' James McCarthy

Sep 5th 2020, 4:27 PM 8,208 Views 6 Comments

David McGoldrick, meanwhile, is unlikely to start against Finland tomorrow evening.

# potential - Thursday 27 August, 2020

'He has all the attributes' - Munster scrum-half Casey tipped for the top
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'He has all the attributes' - Munster scrum-half Casey tipped for the top

Aug 27th 2020, 7:00 PM 13,689 Views 15 Comments

The 21-year-old made a short cameo off the bench against Leinster last weekend.

# potential - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Grand Slam dream denied but Ireland U20 stars have bright futures
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Grand Slam dream denied but Ireland U20 stars have bright futures

Aug 5th 2020, 7:00 PM 9,190 Views 5 Comments

Many of Noel McNamara’s young squad are already making progress with their provinces.

# potential - Friday 31 July, 2020

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

Jul 31st 2020, 2:34 PM 8,052 Views 4 Comments

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

# potential - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Munster excited about the 'serious, serious young lads coming through'
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Munster excited about the 'serious, serious young lads coming through'

Jul 30th 2020, 5:00 AM 15,276 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, the ‘eye-opening’ Stephen Larkham is making a big impact on the squad.

# potential - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

5 young players who have impressed in Super Rugby Aotearoa
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5 young players who have impressed in Super Rugby Aotearoa

Jun 23rd 2020, 1:02 PM 5,506 Views 4 Comments

Hoskins Sotutu, Caleb Clarke, Marino Mikaele Tu’u, Will Jordan and Cullen Grace have looked good.

# potential - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Crowley among three recruits to Munster academy as Barron gets senior deal
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Crowley among three recruits to Munster academy as Barron gets senior deal

Jun 7th 2020, 11:17 AM 13,086 Views 46 Comments

Scott Buckley and Alex Kendellen have also been signed up.

# potential - Monday 13 April, 2020

'He’s really developing into a fine player... He’s now dictating games'
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'He’s really developing into a fine player... He’s now dictating games'

Apr 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 17,375 Views 6 Comments

New Ireland U21 boss Jim Crawford thinks highly of Jayson Molumby.

# potential - Friday 27 March, 2020

'I dream of Real Madrid move,' says Lyon wonderkid
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'I dream of Real Madrid move,' says Lyon wonderkid

Mar 27th 2020, 9:15 PM 10,208 Views 6 Comments

Rayan Cherki has been watched by Europe’s biggest clubs but dreams of moving only to one.

# potential - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Barcelona spend over €40 million on young duo
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Barcelona spend over €40 million on young duo

Feb 1st 2020, 9:03 AM 11,861 Views 7 Comments

The club have bought Francisco Trincao from Braga and Matheus Fernandes from Palmeiras.

# potential - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Meet the Irish underage star who turned down England
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Meet the Irish underage star who turned down England

Jan 28th 2020, 7:17 AM 16,943 Views 12 Comments

Hayden Hyde is now lighting it up with the U20s after rejecting the RFU’s approach to switch allegiance.

# potential - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Teenage NBA sensation backed to continue shining after dazzling debut
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Teenage NBA sensation backed to continue shining after dazzling debut

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:49 AM 6,892 Views 5 Comments

The number one overall draft pick, Zion Williamson, belatedly made his regular-season bow following knee surgery.

# potential - Monday 20 January, 2020

The son of Olympians Rob and Marian Heffernan on choosing soccer over athletics
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The son of Olympians Rob and Marian Heffernan on choosing soccer over athletics

Jan 20th 2020, 6:20 AM 12,664 Views 1 Comment

The young defender was made captain of Ireland U15s at the weekend.

# potential - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Irish teen Obafemi scores brilliant goal as Southampton stun Chelsea
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Irish teen Obafemi scores brilliant goal as Southampton stun Chelsea

Dec 26th 2019, 5:41 PM 42,182 Views 25 Comments

The 19-year-old Dublin-born striker put the visitors ahead with a fine finish.

# potential - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Pep Guardiola hails 21-year-old Dinamo Zagreb star
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Pep Guardiola hails 21-year-old Dinamo Zagreb star

Dec 11th 2019, 11:50 PM 7,042 Views 2 Comments

Dani Olmo has a bright future, according to the Manchester City boss.

# potential - Monday 9 December, 2019

Lithuanian-born Kerry goalkeeper shines brightest at AFL Combine in Dublin
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Lithuanian-born Kerry goalkeeper shines brightest at AFL Combine in Dublin

Dec 9th 2019, 11:37 AM 17,246 Views 8 Comments

20 hopefuls participated in the two-day testing event in UCD.

# potential - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Mourinho hands 17-year-old Ireland striker Parrott a spot on Spurs bench
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Mourinho hands 17-year-old Ireland striker Parrott a spot on Spurs bench

Dec 7th 2019, 2:14 PM 8,965 Views 7 Comments

The Dubliner is considered one of Irish football’s brightest prospects.

# potential - Monday 2 December, 2019

Ireland U19 international signs first professional contract with Norwich
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Ireland U19 international signs first professional contract with Norwich

Dec 2nd 2019, 6:31 PM 12,277 Views 4 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele is considered one of Irish football’s brightest prospects

# potential - Monday 11 November, 2019

Missing Ireland U21 stars open the door for in-form West Ham striker
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Missing Ireland U21 stars open the door for in-form West Ham striker

Nov 11th 2019, 1:21 PM 8,894 Views 2 Comments

Anthony Scully has been impressing for the Hammers’ U23 side of late.

# potential - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'He has a really exquisite range of passing for a left-back. He has a terrific left foot'
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'He has a really exquisite range of passing for a left-back. He has a terrific left foot'

Nov 6th 2019, 8:04 PM 11,317 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Kenny has handed Thomas O’Connor a first call-up for Ireland U21s.

# potential - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs
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Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs

Nov 5th 2019, 2:27 PM 8,339 Views 2 Comments

Michael O’Connor is currently on the books at Linfield.

# potential - Monday 4 November, 2019

17-year-old Tottenham youngster Troy Parrott to be included in Ireland squad for vital Denmark clash
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17-year-old Tottenham youngster Troy Parrott to be included in Ireland squad for vital Denmark clash

Nov 4th 2019, 8:01 PM 21,474 Views 18 Comments

The highly rated teen could make his debut before then in the friendly with New Zealand.

# potential - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Italy's teen sensation plays up Pirlo and Gattuso comparisons
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Italy's teen sensation plays up Pirlo and Gattuso comparisons

Oct 16th 2019, 4:20 PM 7,881 Views 3 Comments

Sandro Tonali made his debut as his team equalled a national team record with a 5-0 win over Liechtenstein.

# potential - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

11 months on from Ireland senior debut, Obafemi could be set for first U21 appearance
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11 months on from Ireland senior debut, Obafemi could be set for first U21 appearance

Oct 9th 2019, 4:44 PM 7,619 Views 3 Comments

The Southampton striker has had his troubles with injuries over the past year.

# potential - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

‘He's obviously going to be a miss for us, but we're all happy for him’
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‘He's obviously going to be a miss for us, but we're all happy for him’

Oct 8th 2019, 4:51 PM 11,551 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Kenny, Conor Masterson and Conor Coventry give their thoughts on Aaron Connolly’s promotion to the Ireland senior side.

# potential - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Irish-eligible teenager on the bench for Borussia Mönchengladbach tonight
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Irish-eligible teenager on the bench for Borussia Mönchengladbach tonight

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:45 PM 12,957 Views 8 Comments

It’s a big day for Conor Noss.

# potential - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

17-year-old Irish striker Troy Parrott handed senior debut by Tottenham
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17-year-old Irish striker Troy Parrott handed senior debut by Tottenham

Sep 24th 2019, 6:48 PM 33,943 Views 30 Comments

The teenager previously impressed when playing with Spurs’ first team in pre-season.

# potential - Friday 20 September, 2019

Connacht excited by 21-year-old Fitzgerald in Carty's absence
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Connacht excited by 21-year-old Fitzgerald in Carty's absence

Sep 20th 2019, 3:46 PM 10,014 Views 32 Comments

The young out-half gets another chance to impress against Munster tomorrow.

# potential - Thursday 19 September, 2019

17-year-old on target as Man United begin Europa League campaign with a win
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17-year-old on target as Man United begin Europa League campaign with a win

Sep 19th 2019, 9:51 PM 29,326 Views 29 Comments

It was a memorable night for Mason Greenwood against Astana.

# potential - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut
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JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut

Sep 18th 2019, 5:44 PM 20,541 Views 8 Comments

The number eight is hoping to make a big impression this season after a serious knee injury.

The highly rated teenager who took the Champions League by storm
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The highly rated teenager who took the Champions League by storm

Sep 18th 2019, 1:29 PM 9,716 Views 10 Comments

Erling Braut Haaland hit a remarkable first-half hat-trick against Genk last night.

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