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# next-gen - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Predicting Ireland's first-choice XV for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey had several different visions as they gazed into the future.

# next-gen - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Cork Con's Crowley starts at 10 as Ireland U20s begin Grand Slam defence

Noel McNamara has picked five of last year’s crop to start this year’s Six Nations, all in the pack.

# next-gen - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

McNamara driving zero-talent traits to leave 'no ceiling' on latest Ireland U20 crop

Only seven players remain from last year’s crop, but hard work will underpin their ‘defence’ of the Six Nations title.

# next-gen - Monday 20 January, 2020

Ulster's McCann named captain as McNamara unveils 37-strong Ireland U20 squad

Leinster prop Tom Clarkson will be vice-captain and one of seven men who helped seal a Grand Slam last year.

# next-gen - Monday 13 January, 2020

Ospreys outing is a chance for van Graan to blood Munster's promising young guns

The likes of Jack O’Sullivan and Shane Daly have impressed when given opportunities.

# next-gen - Saturday 14 September, 2019

16-year-old Fati stars as Barca thump Valencia without Messi

Albert Celades’ Valencia reign began with a 5-2 loss to Barcelona, in which Ansu Fati once again made headlines.

# next-gen - Friday 6 September, 2019

Johnny Ward: Horses do the talking for shrewd, young trainer Emmet Mullins

This has been an extraordinary year for Mullins and young owner Paul Byrne.

# next-gen - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Ulster academy have their 'act together' and are ready to unleash pack mentality

Academy manager Kieran Campbell is confident that the province’s production line will deliver consistently.

# next-gen - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Cody's brilliant goal helps DJ Carey's Kilkenny past Galway and into Leinster U20 final Young Guns This post contains videos

Cody's brilliant goal helps DJ Carey's Kilkenny past Galway and into Leinster U20 final

The Cats now face Wexford in a south-east derby decider.

# next-gen - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Senior-capped Beibhinn Parsons leads Ireland U18 7s at World Games

This year marks the fifth edition of the multi-sport event in Paris.

# next-gen - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Stevie G's cousin helps Liverpool to FA Youth Cup victory over Man City

Bobby Duncan struck late to level the final at 1-1 and force extra-time before the Reds won on penalties.

# next-gen - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

# next-gen - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

'This is the kid who made me leave Arsenal' - Vieira 'blames' Fabregas for Gunners exit

The Frenchman won the Premier League as captain in 2004 but left the following season.

# next-gen - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Van Graan sees bright future for Grand Slam-winners, but won't rush them into action

The head coach preached patience as he hinted last year’s U20s still lead the queue for first team honours.

# next-gen - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Try-scorer Foley the sole change for Ireland U20 after England win

Noel McNamara’s men go to Scotland on Friday looking to back up their brilliant opening night performance.

# next-gen - Friday 22 June, 2018

Sonia O'Sullivan's daughter to make Ireland debut at U18 European Championships

16-year-old Sophie will run over 800 metres in Hungary next month.

# next-gen - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Future is bright as Schmidt's Ireland look towards building on Grand Slam success

The Ireland boss was ‘proud of how some guys got thrown in there and survived.’

# next-gen - Friday 9 March, 2018

Jack O'Sullivan powers Ireland U20s to bonus point win over Scotland

The powerful Munster number eight ran in two of Ireland’s four tries.

# next-gen - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Munster's young players will learn a lot from heavy Glasgow defeat, insists Rassie

The Reds boss left a lot of his big names at home.

# next-gen - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Bill Johnston among five academy players awarded Munster contracts

Conor Oliver, Stephen Fitzgerald, Dan Goggin and Brian Scott have also been rewarded.

# next-gen - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Tana Umaga's nephew and more players to watch out for at the U20 World Cup

Here are five non-Irish players we’re looking forward to seeing in action from tomorrrow.

# next-gen - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Pete Malone takes charge of Ireland for this summer's U20 Championship

Munster’s player development manager will take the role on an interim basis for the tournament in Georgia.

# next-gen - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Six of the best: Terry Kennedy scored a hat-trick in each half of Ireland U20's rout today

Nigel Carolan’s men were too good for a Leinster development XV today.

# next-gen - Monday 12 October, 2015

'To fill Paul O'Connell's boots would be impossible': Henderson a unique talent ready to step up

Ireland will proceed in the World Cup without the captain, but with the excellent partnership of Henderson and Toner.

# next-gen - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

6 U20s who impressed during Ireland v New Zealand

We’ve picked three Irish players who put in a promising shift against the best team in the world.

# next-gen - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Leinster dominate Ireland u19 Sevens squad for this weekend's European Championship

Hugh Hogan’s side will face eastern European opposition in Saturday’s pool stage.

# next-gen - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Dublin name unchanged side for Leinster U21 sem-final clash with Longford

Cormac Costello has been left out.

# next-gen - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Seve's son Javier Ballesteros turns professional

‘Whether I will succeed or not, time will tell, but I do not want to regret not having tried my best and must give it a go.’

# next-gen - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Jack Conan could be natural successor to Heaslip at number eight -- Kevin McLaughlin

The 22-year-old will make his third start for Leinster at the RDS tomorrow night.

# next-gen - Friday 10 October, 2014

O'Donoghue captains Munster A while Leinster begin title defence

All four provinces have named their teams for the opening round of the British & Irish Cup.

# next-gen - Saturday 23 August, 2014

'Our heads were in the clouds' -- Wexford won't be complacent again says U21 star McDonald

The Yellowbellies face Galway today, having been caught by Antrim in last year’s semi-final.

# next-gen - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Ireland's Kevin LeBlanc holds his nerve to win the Junior Open Championship

While the overnight leaders fell away in the final round, LeBlanc scrambled around the course in 74.

# next-gen - Friday 6 June, 2014

From Google unveils prototype 3D-mapping tablet that can sense its surroundings Project Tango

Google unveils prototype 3D-mapping tablet that can sense its surroundings

The Project Tango tablet prototype will be made available to those attending Google’s developer conference later this month and will cost €750.

# next-gen - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Collision and scrum analysis takes Ireland's GPS system to the next level

Mark Geraghty of STATSports joins to explain the latest fascinating developments.

# next-gen - Friday 31 January, 2014

5 Under 20s who shone through the mud as Ireland overpowered Scotland

Mike Ruddock’s men scored four tries and dominated their visitors in the Six Nations.

# next-gen - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Scott signals Crescent intent as Clongowes hit the ground running

There were six big games in the Senior Cups of Munster and Leinster.

# next-gen - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

With a name like Chicago Doyle, you know this 10-year-old is gonna be class

Move over Indiana Jones, this kid is the business.

# next-gen - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Schools Cup round-up: Big boys drawn into Ulster as Leinster opener falls foul of weather

St Michael’s v Terenure was called off today, but there was plenty of action in the northern province.

# next-gen - Sunday 5 January, 2014

From The most anticipated games of 2014 Next Gen

The most anticipated games of 2014

With the two biggest consoles getting their Christmas launches out of the way, the next twelve months will be very eventful for all gamers.

# next-gen - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

JJ Hanrahan and Paddy Jackson set for Ravenhill showdown

The pair of 21-year-old outhalves are in line for interpro starts for Munster and Ulster respectively.

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