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# potential - Yesterday’s News

Larmour set to be included in Joe Schmidt's Six Nations squad

Ireland will name their squad for the opening two rounds of the championship tomorrow.

# potential - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Barcelona announce summer signing of 23-year-old Colombian centre-back

Yerry Mina is joining La Liga’s leaders from Brazilian side Palmeiras for €11.8 million.

# potential - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Man United youngster makes Championship loan move for a third time

Having already spent time at Brighton and Derby, James Wilson has signed for Sheffield United on a temporary deal.

A second South African prospect joins up with Munster's academy

Outside centre Matt More broke a try-scoring record for his school last year.

# potential - Monday 8 January, 2018

David Moyes singles out Ireland U21 youngster for praise after cup clash Potential This post contains videos

David Moyes singles out Ireland U21 youngster for praise after cup clash

The West Ham boss says Josh Cullen stood out in the Hammers’ game with Shrewsbury.

# potential - Friday 5 January, 2018

'I congratulated Declan after the game' - Praise for Irish youngster's man-of-the-match performance at Wembley

The 18-year-old was excellent as West Ham ground out a draw.

# potential - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Linked with Real Madrid, highly-rated 20-year-old Spaniard joins Wolves

Rafa Mir has agreed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Championship outfit.

# potential - Sunday 31 December, 2017

12 young Irish footballers to watch out for in 2018

Wolves’ Connor Ronan and others you are likely to be hearing more of in the coming months.

# potential - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

18 for 18: After interest from United and Chelsea, this Irish teenager's move to Aston Villa is paying off

Originally from Marino in Dublin, Jake Doyle-Hayes moved to Cavan as a 10-year-old.

# potential - Monday 25 December, 2017

18 for 18: The Irish prodigy catching the eye in the Premier League with West Ham

In the latest of our 18 for 18 series, we assess the prospects of Declan Rice.

# potential - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Promising Ireland U21 goalkeeper signs new Man United contract

Kieran O’Hara has extended his stay at Old Trafford.

# potential - Friday 15 December, 2017

Ireland U19 starlet hits hat-trick in FA Youth Cup Potential This post contains videos

Ireland U19 starlet hits hat-trick in FA Youth Cup

Remember the name: Michael Obafemi.

# potential - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Ajax snap up rumoured Liverpool and Tottenham target

Promising teenage centre-back Perr Schuurs spoke to other clubs before deciding to sign a contract with the Dutch giants.

# potential - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship Potential This post contains videos

Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship

22-year-old midfielder Liam Kelly made his 50th appearance for the Royals.

# potential - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

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.

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