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# potential - Yesterday’s News

Man City fans get first sight of local star they crave

After Phil Foden made his debut against Feyenoord, Pep Guardiola said the teenager’s development is down to the player.

# potential - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Irish youngster Jack Byrne scored his fourth and fifth goals of the season last night Potential This post contains videos

Irish youngster Jack Byrne scored his fourth and fifth goals of the season last night

Eoin Doyle also hit a brace for Oldham Athletic in a comfortable win.

# potential - Saturday 4 November, 2017

The Leaving Cert student and Cork minor GAA star set to compete in the FAI Cup final

The multi-talented Saoirse Noonan chats to The42 ahead of her side’s clash with UCD Waves at the Aviva on Sunday.

# potential - Saturday 21 October, 2017

17-year-old wonderkid becomes the first-ever Englishman to represent Dortmund

Jadon Sancho came close to a dream debut as he saw a shot saved late on.

# potential - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Watch: Man United starlet helps Ireland's youngsters qualify for Euros Elite Round Potential This post contains videos

Watch: Man United starlet helps Ireland's youngsters qualify for Euros Elite Round

Lee O’Connor was on target, as the Boys in Green defeated Serbia.

# potential - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Two promising Irish teenagers handed chance to impress in League Cup

It’s a big night for Jake Doyle-Hayes and Jayson Molumby.

# potential - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

12-year-old wunderkind nets twice in Germany U16 win Potential This post contains videos

12-year-old wunderkind nets twice in Germany U16 win

He has already made waves in German youth football this season by scoring 13 goals in five games.

# potential - Sunday 10 September, 2017

5 young Irish footballers who provide hope for the future

Conor Masterson and others who will some day hope to line out for the Boys in Green.

# potential - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Irish teenager included in Liverpool's Champions League squad

Manager Jurgen Klopp is a long-term admirer of Dublin-born Conor Masterson.

# potential - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Barcelona sign Portuguese star for €30 million

Benfica right-back Nelson Semedo has joined the Catalan side on a five-year deal.

# potential - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Swansea City sign brother of former Chelsea and Barcelona striker

Arnor Gudjohnsen has agreed a three-year deal at the Premier League club.

# potential - Friday 7 July, 2017

Inter complete €20m signing of Sampdoria youngster

Milan Skriniar has joined the Nerazzurri as part of the deal that sees Gianluca Caprari move the other way

# potential - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Chelsea youngster set for €6 million move to Celtic

Charly Musonda is reportedly close to joining the reigning Scottish champions.

# potential - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Chelsea sign 16-year-old Welsh prodigy

Ethan Ampadu has already played 13 times for English fourth-tier side Exeter.

# potential - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Chelsea defender set for €23m move to Bournemouth

The Cherries have beaten a host of clubs to re-sign the young Netherlands defender Nathan Ake.

# potential - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Celtic beat off competition from Man United and Chelsea to sign Irish wonderkid

Barry Coffey is set to link up with the Scottish champions.

# potential - Friday 26 May, 2017

Shamrock Rovers youngster set for move to the Championship

The club have confirmed that Conor Grant is joining Sheffield Wednesday.

# potential - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Ireland underage international handed Premier League debut

Declan Rice came on in the dying minutes of West Ham’s win over Burnley.

# potential - Friday 19 May, 2017

Ryan, Porter and O'Loughlin the latest Ireland call-ups off Leinster conveyor belt

Joe Schmidt will bring the uncapped trio on Ireland’s tour of the US and Japan.

# potential - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

McKinley misses out as Conor O'Shea names Italy squad for June Tests

The former Leinster man was part of the Italians’ wider training group ahead of the tour.

# potential - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Belgian starlet opens transfer door to Man United, Chelsea and Atletico Madrid

Theo Bongonda has been catching the eye at Celta Vigo and concedes that he is looking to grace a grander stage.

# potential - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Clubs and Schools players combine in Ireland U18 squad to face England

Head coach Mark Butler has included six Exiles in his 24-man group.

# potential - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Pres captain O'Sullivan called up to Ireland U19 squad for France tour

Kieran Campbell has named a 26-man squad for the two-Test visit to France.

# potential - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Gunners legend Petit says Monaco prodigy is ahead of Thierry Henry in one respect

The ex-Arsenal midfielder was full of praise for Kylian Mbappe after the youngster made his France debut.

# potential - Friday 17 March, 2017

Brilliant Larmour among the standouts for Ireland U20s in England defeat

Gavin Coombes and Charlie Connolly showed up well against the English pack.

# potential - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

All you know about the Ireland goalkeeper selected in Man United's Europa League squad

Kieran O’Hara is part of the 20-man group that has travelled to face Rostov.

# potential - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Blow for Man City's faint title hopes as Jesus suffers setback

The club confirmed that the teenage striker has suffered a fractured metatarsal.

# potential - Monday 13 February, 2017

Celtic star has potential of Coutinho and Sterling, says Rodgers

The coach believes Moussa Dembele is capable of emulating those at Anfield.

# potential - Saturday 11 February, 2017

'I haven't really thought about England... Playing with Shamrock Rovers is the best thing for me' Potential This post contains videos

'I haven't really thought about England... Playing with Shamrock Rovers is the best thing for me'

Promising Irish teenager Sean Boyd chats to The42 ahead of the new League of Ireland season.

# potential - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Irish teen sensation in the running for European badminton young player of the year

Nhat Nguyen and four others have been recognised by the sport’s governing body.

# potential - Monday 6 February, 2017

'There's guys there who'll be playing international rugby in a few years'

Ireland U20s head coach Nigel Carolan took plenty of positives from a heartening win in Scotland.

# potential - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Youngster Nash set for debut as much-changed Munster face Edinburgh

The winger is one of 11 changes to Rassie Erasmus’ side with a number of players away on international duty.

# potential - Friday 27 January, 2017

Venus and Serena Williams' childhood coach on the moment he realised they could dominate

Rick Macci was not overly impressed by the pair initially.

# potential - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Galway youngster continues to impress in the Championship Potential This post contains videos

Galway youngster continues to impress in the Championship

Ryan Manning caught the eye again for QPR tonight.

# potential - Friday 6 January, 2017

Shelbourne's teen prodigy among the nominees for WNL Player of the Year

Cavan native Leanne Kiernan joins Noelle Murray and Karen Duggan on the shortlist.

# potential - Saturday 31 December, 2016

'I think we have a lot of potential' - Erasmus keeps Munster feet on ground

Openside flanker Tommy O’Donnell sustained a concerning ankle injury in Galway.

# potential - Thursday 22 December, 2016

15-year-old prodigy equals Serie A youngest debutant record

The forward came off the bench against Torino, with his former manager having compared him to Lionel Messi.

# potential - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Martin O'Neill on Chris Forrester and other League One players' chances with Ireland

The Irish boss will be casting his eye over a number of less familiar Irish players in the coming months.

# potential - Friday 18 November, 2016

Rodgers sees Man United target Dembele generating Sterling fee

The Celtic manager believes his in-demand striker will smash the club’s record for a transfer fee received.

# potential - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Too much too young: Celtic starlet Dembele must be treated right

He might be years away from playing for the senior side, but there’s already a weight of expectation on his young shoulders.

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