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#Next generation

# next-generation - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Club duties prevent several players from linking up with Ireland U21 squad

New manager Jim Crawford has assembled a squad for a training camp ahead of some crucial qualifiers.

# next-generation - Sunday 14 June, 2020

The Corkman aiming to ensure the future is bright for Leicester City's youngsters

‘Addressing small things off the pitch can have a big impact on it,’ says Leon McSweeney.

# next-generation - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Trevor Brennan's son Joshua named in France U20s Six Nations squad

Head coach Philippe Boher has made his selection for the opening ties against England and Italy.

# next-generation - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'That was my final track race. She didn't even try to win the race, she just tried to beat me'

Sonia O’Sullivan speaks to The42 as she reflects on life after turning 50.

# next-generation - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

'I knew it was time to grow up' - Ireland U21 midfielder aiming to kick on for club and country Next Generation This post contains videos

'I knew it was time to grow up' - Ireland U21 midfielder aiming to kick on for club and country

Bournemouth’s Gavin Kilkenny is loving life as part of Stephen Kenny’s squad.

# next-generation - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'We could've sold the game out twice. I've everyone looking for tickets at the moment'

Ireland’s U21 qualifier against Italy at Tallaght Stadium next Thursday is a sell-out.

# next-generation - Saturday 2 March, 2019

From 'getting slaughtered in county finals' to chasing All-Ireland three-in-a-row glory

Slaughtneill will take on Wexford side St Martin’s in the All-Ireland senior club camogie final this weekend.

# next-generation - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Tom Tierney names exciting Ireland U19 side to face Australian Schools

Ulster’s Aaron Sexton is named to start on the wing in Saturday’s game at Donnybrook.

# next-generation - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

James Ryan's little bro named in Ireland U19 side to face Japan tomorrow

Tom Tierney makes 12 changes to the side which beat Japan on Saturday.

# next-generation - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Emergence of thrilling next generation a huge Six Nations success for Schmidt

Irish rugby looks like it will be in fine health long after today’s Grand Slam shot.

# next-generation - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Six new caps named in Ireland squad for this summer's U20 World Championships

Ireland are missing several key players for the tournament in Georgia.

# next-generation - Monday 13 March, 2017

Who are Ireland's new boys John Egan and Liam Kelly?

The pair, both plying their trade in the Championship, were included in Martin O’Neill’s squad for the first time today.

# next-generation - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Paul O'Connell's coaching career off to a winning start at Thomond Park Next Generation This post contains images

Paul O'Connell's coaching career off to a winning start at Thomond Park

The former Ireland captain watched on as a Munster Development XV ran in five tries this afternoon.

# next-generation - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Man Utd beat Arsenal and Chelsea to signing of Ajax wonderkid

Millen Baars, who captains the Dutch side’s Under17 side, has agreed a move to Old Trafford.

# next-generation - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Ireland U19 women making waves in Macedonia

Off the back of two wins, Dave Connell’s side face Italy on Sunday in their final Group 2 match.

# next-generation - Thursday 20 October, 2016

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# next-generation - Friday 26 August, 2016

Anderlecht goalkeeper and highly-rated QPR winger named in Ireland U21 squad for Euro qualifiers

Noel King’s side take on Slovenia and Serbia at the start of next month.

# next-generation - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Youth given a chance to impress as 9 new faces named in Ireland senior women's squad

The Girls in Green head to Wales and play two challenge matches later this week.

# next-generation - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Dundalk and Cork City chasing Uefa Youth League places

The League of Ireland clubs could be in line to feature in this season’s top European U19 club competition.

# next-generation - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Future looks bright for MMA as Ireland leads medal haul at World Championships

Irish amateur fighters brought home a total of six medals — more than any other country — from Las Vegas.

# next-generation - Saturday 9 July, 2016

John Egan hoping Championship move will boost his chances of Ireland call-up

The Ireland underage international is looking ahead to the new season at Brentford.

# next-generation - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

8 of Nigel Carolan's Ireland U20 squad recruited to Leinster academy

Max Deegan, James Ryan and Andrew Porter among those entering year one of the programme.

# next-generation - Friday 10 June, 2016

'There’s a lot of money in the FAI - what have they got to show for it?'

Alan Caffrey, the Head of Youth Development at renowned schoolboy club St Kevin’s Boys FC, speaks to The42.

Clonmel man Johnston eager to take on world champions New Zealand

The Ireland U20 out-half made his debut in the stunning 26-25 comeback win over Wales.

# next-generation - Monday 30 May, 2016

A potential new UFC superstar emerged from last night's Vegas main event

Cody Garbrandt catapulted himself into title contention with a stunning KO of Thomas Almeida.

# next-generation - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

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# next-generation - Sunday 14 February, 2016

4 players who caught the eye during the Leinster Senior Cup quarter-finals

It was an exciting week of rugby, and here are the stars of the four games at Donnybrook.

# next-generation - Friday 8 January, 2016

18-year-old Dublin-born midfielder set for trial with Celtic

St Patrick’s Athletic youngster Darragh Markey will spend time with the Scottish Premiership champions, according to the player’s agent.

# next-generation - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

'One out of 10 is not great but when it means as much as that, I'll take it all day'

Robbie Brady celebrates a dream come true against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

# next-generation - Friday 30 October, 2015

Ireland U21s eye up top spot in Euro qualifying group as King names strong squad

The Boys in Green face Lithuania in Vilnius on 13 November.

# next-generation - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Jack Byrne returns to strong Ireland U21s squad as they look to keep up 100% record

Noel King’s men have six points from their opening two qualifiers and face Lithuania and Italy next month.

# next-generation - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Ireland's Jack Byrne makes long-awaited competitive debut in Holland

The Manchester City midfielder featured for SC Cambuur against FC Twente.

# next-generation - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about the latest player Ireland are chasing

Arsenal midfielder Dan Crowley is believed to be on Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane’s radar.

# next-generation - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Two promising players with Premier League experience handed Ireland U21 call-ups

West Ham midfielder Josh Cullen and QPR’s Reece Grego-Cox have been included for the upcoming games with Qatar and Andorra.

# next-generation - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Ireland's Jack Byrne credits mentor Patrick Vieira after European success with Man City

The Dublin-born midfielder reaped praise on his manager after winning the International Premier League Cup.

# next-generation - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Four UFC newcomers you need to watch this month

These octagon debutants are worth tuning in for.

# next-generation - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Ulster turn to GAA, virtual reality and the NFL for marginal gains

Head coach Neil Doak has an open mind when it comes to making his team better.

# next-generation - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Watch an excellent documentary about Ireland and Man City rising star Jack Byrne Next Generation This post contains videos

Watch an excellent documentary about Ireland and Man City rising star Jack Byrne

The Ireland U21 international has come along way since his days at St Kevin’s Boys.

# next-generation - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Promising Ireland youngster Reece Grego-Cox made his Premier League debut today

The QPR winger was given a couple of minutes at the end of their loss to Tottenham.

# next-generation - Friday 6 March, 2015

A former Ireland international has been tasked with maintaining Ulster's production line

Kieran Campbell has been put in charge of the Ulster academy.

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