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# potential - Saturday 6 July, 2019

The son of an ex-inter-county GAA player aiming to realise a Premier League dream

Newcastle youngster Oisin McEntee is hoping to make an impact for Ireland at the U19 Euros.

# potential - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

'James will have a decision to make... Whatever he decides will be right for him'

Stephen Bradley has hinted Shamrock Rovers could be about to lose their talented teenage defender.

# potential - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Liverpool snap up highly-rated Dutch defender Van den Berg

The 17-year-old has agreed a long-term contract with the European champions.

# potential - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Irish teenage starlet will prioritise regular football over 'big' club allure

Luca Connell is expected to move on from Bolton in the coming weeks, amid a flurry of interest in the youngster.

# potential - Monday 17 June, 2019

'He can be whatever he wants to be. There was a reason he was at a Premier League club'

Bohemians boss Keith Long heaped praise on Danny Mandroiu after his match-winning performance against Shamrock Rovers.

# potential - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Man United target James told he can 'play at any level'

Ryan Giggs believes the Swansea youngster being linked with a move is ready to step up.

# potential - Sunday 26 May, 2019

'Our goal is to get a Tier 2 nation into the World Cup quarter-finals'

World Rugby has been running a Pacific Islands Combine in recent years.

# potential - Friday 24 May, 2019

'It's bad when he's making me feel old' - McHugh on Donegal's star in the making

Oisin Gallen kicked four points against Meath in the recent Division 2 final.

# potential - Thursday 23 May, 2019

'De Ligt perfect Laporte partner at Man City'

Peter Bosz believes a teenage defender would be another notable addition at the Etihad Stadium.

# potential - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

'It's certainly no disgrace moving on from Liverpool, the competition is very high there'

Stephen Kenny has backed Conor Masterson to bounce back from his recent setback.

# potential - Thursday 16 May, 2019

One of Irish football's most promising youngsters is dreaming big

St Patrick’s Athletic defender Ciaran Kelly chats to The42 amid his impressive start to the season.

# potential - Sunday 12 May, 2019

17-year-old attacker becomes Manchester United's youngest Premier League starter

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has brought Mason Greenwood in for his full debut.

# potential - Friday 10 May, 2019

Man United reportedly close to signing €15m winger from Swansea

21-year-old Wales international Daniel James has been impressive in the Championship this season.

'He plays like a man at times' - The 16-year-old winger who lit up Tallaght

Belgium’s Jeremy Doku stood out, as his team drew with Ireland U17s.

# potential - Thursday 18 April, 2019

The Irish-Algerian teenager helping Bohs punch above their weight

One of the League of Ireland’s brightest prospects, Ali Reghba, chats to The42.

# potential - Thursday 4 April, 2019

The Irish-Egyptian student aiming to become a Premier Division star

21-year-old UCD attacker Yousef Mahdy on balancing a commerce degree with competing in Ireland’s top flight.

# potential - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

19-year-old Wales international signs long-term Manchester City deal

Matt Smith’s rapid progress has been rewarded with a new contract until 2023.

# potential - Monday 25 March, 2019

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18-year-old Ireland starlet enhances growing reputation

Adam Idah scored two goals as the Boys in Green won in Stephen Kenny’s first competitive match in charge.

# potential - Saturday 16 February, 2019

19-year-old Waterford-born midfielder makes the bench as Brighton bid for FA Cup quarter-final spot

Jayson Molumby is highly thought of at the Premier League club.

# potential - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

10 of the best young players set to feature in the League of Ireland this season

Trevor Clarke, Jamie McGrath and Neil Farrugia are among those to feature.

# potential - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

‘Age is just a number,’ says Celtic's 18-year-old star

Tim Weah has enjoyed a dream start to a loan spell in Scotland.

# potential - Thursday 31 January, 2019

18-year-old Arsenal starlet becomes the latest British youngster to make Bundesliga move

Emile Smith Rowe will play the rest of the season on loan at RB Leipzig.

# potential - Monday 28 January, 2019

Henry still has what it takes despite Monaco debacle, says Fabregas

The former Chelsea and Arsenal midfielder still has faith in his former manager’s ability.

Chelsea's 18-year-old starlet coy over transfer reports

Callum Hudson-Odoi has been heavily linked with a move away from the London club.

# potential - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

21-year-old academy wing Baloucoune taking his chances with Ulster

The Enniskillen man has shone for Ulster in the Heineken Cup over the past fortnight.

# potential - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Declan Rice tipped to follow in Rio Ferdinand's footsteps by attracting 'bigger clubs'

West Ham legend Alvin Martin believes the versatile teenager will be of interest to leading sides.

# potential - Friday 11 January, 2019

From refugee camp to teen sensation - Bayern Munich's remarkable new signing

Alphonso Davies officially joined the club on 1 January.

# potential - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Teenage midfielder 'buzzing' after Liverpool debut

17-year-old Curtis Jones was given a first competitive start for his home-town club last night.

# potential - Monday 7 January, 2019

George Weah's son signs for Celtic on loan

Timothy Weah is set for a six-month stint at Parkhead, after parent club PSG agreed to the switch.

# potential - Friday 4 January, 2019

Lyttle back from injury as Ulster name young team to take on Leinster

Dan McFarland is without his front-line Ireland internationals for the visit to Dublin.

# potential - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

‘I’m quite a quiet person’ - The Irish teen sensation who can’t stop breaking records

Sligo swimmer Mona McSharry looks back on her highs and lows of 2018.

# potential - Thursday 27 December, 2018

The 16-year-old German-born footballer dreaming of glory with Ireland

Frankfurt’s Emily Kraft is considered one of the most promising players in the underage set-up.

# potential - Monday 24 December, 2018

Mbappe tipped for Real Madrid and more Ballons d'Or than Ronaldo

Luis Campos believes the Paris Saint-Germain forward is made for a move to Santiago Bernabeu.

# potential - Friday 7 December, 2018

Liverpool could recall Derby youngster from loan in January

The Reds may bring back Harry Wilson to the club, according to Frank Lampard.

# potential - Monday 3 December, 2018

Former Huddersfield youngster signs for Cork after rejuvenating his career in Galway

Tadhg Ryan has linked up with John Caulfield’s side.

# potential - Monday 26 November, 2018

Stephen Kenny namechecks several League of Ireland players who could make an impact at U21 level

Shamrock Rovers’ Trevor Clarke was one of the promising young footballers mentioned.

# potential - Saturday 17 November, 2018

English teenager continues remarkable rise in Bundesliga

Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho has been named his league’s top player for the month of October.

# potential - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

'He likes to run with the ball, he's a powerful lad for his age'

Richard Keogh says 18-year-old Southampton striker Michael Obafemi has settled in well to the Ireland squad.

16-year-old Parsons set for Ireland Women debut off bench against USA

Lauren Delany and Laura Sheehan have been named to start for their first Test caps.

# potential - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

18-year-old Southampton striker earns praise after first Ireland call-up

Michael Obafemi has already appeared twice in the Premier League.

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