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#Potential

# potential - Monday 4 November, 2019

17-year-old Tottenham youngster Troy Parrott to be included in Ireland squad for vital Denmark clash
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17-year-old Tottenham youngster Troy Parrott to be included in Ireland squad for vital Denmark clash

Nov 4th 2019, 8:01 PM 21,476 Views 18 Comments

The highly rated teen could make his debut before then in the friendly with New Zealand.

# potential - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Italy's teen sensation plays up Pirlo and Gattuso comparisons
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Italy's teen sensation plays up Pirlo and Gattuso comparisons

Oct 16th 2019, 4:20 PM 7,883 Views 3 Comments

Sandro Tonali made his debut as his team equalled a national team record with a 5-0 win over Liechtenstein.

# potential - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

11 months on from Ireland senior debut, Obafemi could be set for first U21 appearance
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11 months on from Ireland senior debut, Obafemi could be set for first U21 appearance

Oct 9th 2019, 4:44 PM 7,621 Views 3 Comments

The Southampton striker has had his troubles with injuries over the past year.

# potential - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

‘He's obviously going to be a miss for us, but we're all happy for him’
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‘He's obviously going to be a miss for us, but we're all happy for him’

Oct 8th 2019, 4:51 PM 11,553 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Kenny, Conor Masterson and Conor Coventry give their thoughts on Aaron Connolly’s promotion to the Ireland senior side.

# potential - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Irish-eligible teenager on the bench for Borussia Mönchengladbach tonight
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Irish-eligible teenager on the bench for Borussia Mönchengladbach tonight

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:45 PM 12,975 Views 8 Comments

It’s a big day for Conor Noss.

# potential - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

17-year-old Irish striker Troy Parrott handed senior debut by Tottenham
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17-year-old Irish striker Troy Parrott handed senior debut by Tottenham

Sep 24th 2019, 6:48 PM 33,953 Views 30 Comments

The teenager previously impressed when playing with Spurs’ first team in pre-season.

# potential - Friday 20 September, 2019

Connacht excited by 21-year-old Fitzgerald in Carty's absence
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Connacht excited by 21-year-old Fitzgerald in Carty's absence

Sep 20th 2019, 3:46 PM 10,016 Views 32 Comments

The young out-half gets another chance to impress against Munster tomorrow.

# potential - Thursday 19 September, 2019

17-year-old on target as Man United begin Europa League campaign with a win
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17-year-old on target as Man United begin Europa League campaign with a win

Sep 19th 2019, 9:51 PM 29,326 Views 29 Comments

It was a memorable night for Mason Greenwood against Astana.

# potential - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut
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JVG excited by O'Sullivan's potential after long-awaited Munster debut

Sep 18th 2019, 5:44 PM 20,544 Views 8 Comments

The number eight is hoping to make a big impression this season after a serious knee injury.

The highly rated teenager who took the Champions League by storm
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The highly rated teenager who took the Champions League by storm

Sep 18th 2019, 1:29 PM 9,725 Views 10 Comments

Erling Braut Haaland hit a remarkable first-half hat-trick against Genk last night.

# potential - Monday 9 September, 2019

'I was extremely impressed' - Mick McCarthy singles out Ireland U21 duo for praise
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'I was extremely impressed' - Mick McCarthy singles out Ireland U21 duo for praise

Sep 9th 2019, 5:23 PM 27,445 Views 23 Comments

Aaron Connolly and Jayson Molumby both caught the eye in Tallaght on Friday.

# potential - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Troy Parrott on playing for Ireland, being Spurs' second-choice striker and learning from Harry Kane
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Troy Parrott on playing for Ireland, being Spurs' second-choice striker and learning from Harry Kane

Sep 7th 2019, 8:30 AM 10,281 Views 15 Comments

The 17-year-old Spurs attacker also discusses how he manages coping with the hype surrounding him.

# potential - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Stephen Kenny reserves high praise for Bournemouth's teenage starlet
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Stephen Kenny reserves high praise for Bournemouth's teenage starlet

Sep 5th 2019, 5:58 PM 6,881 Views 1 Comment

Gavin Kilenny is in contention to start for Ireland U21s, after impressing in pre-season.

# potential - Monday 2 September, 2019

Liverpool's teenage striker completes €2 million move to Fiorentina
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Liverpool's teenage striker completes €2 million move to Fiorentina

Sep 2nd 2019, 7:47 PM 10,591 Views 8 Comments

Bobby Duncan caused quite a stir amongst the Anfield hierarchy last week and has been moved on to the Serie A side.

# potential - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'It'll be great for him to step up and play in the U21 team, and great for the Irish public'
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'It'll be great for him to step up and play in the U21 team, and great for the Irish public'

Aug 28th 2019, 6:19 PM 7,019 Views 1 Comment

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott is set to feature for Stephen Kenny’s side next month.

# potential - Monday 19 August, 2019

Out-of-favour Bayern midfielder is 'often the best man in training'
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Out-of-favour Bayern midfielder is 'often the best man in training'

Aug 19th 2019, 8:25 PM 11,247 Views 0 Comments

Team-mate Niklas Sule has urged Renato Sanches to fight for his place at the club.

# potential - Saturday 17 August, 2019

'He had a great tournament in the Euros' - Ireland U19 international completes Celtic move
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'He had a great tournament in the Euros' - Ireland U19 international completes Celtic move

Aug 17th 2019, 8:30 PM 10,768 Views 10 Comments

Jonathan Afolabi has penned a two-year contract with the Scottish champions.

# potential - Friday 16 August, 2019

Man City teenager Foden tipped to be 'one of the best midfielders in the world' within two years
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Man City teenager Foden tipped to be 'one of the best midfielders in the world' within two years

Aug 16th 2019, 11:04 AM 9,590 Views 9 Comments

Following high praise from Pep Guardiola, the youngster has also been praised by Bernardo Silva.

# potential - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Man United sign highly-rated Monaco teenager
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Man United sign highly-rated Monaco teenager

Aug 11th 2019, 3:26 PM 17,625 Views 11 Comments

16-year-old Hannibal Mejbri is on his way to Old Trafford.

# potential - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Troy Parrott tipped for recognition at senior international level by Brian Kerr
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Troy Parrott tipped for recognition at senior international level by Brian Kerr

Jul 23rd 2019, 9:00 PM 11,597 Views 3 Comments

The Spurs striker impressed in a 45-minute cameo against Juventus over the weekend.

# potential - Saturday 6 July, 2019

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

Jul 6th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,857 Views 0 Comments

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

Jul 2nd 2019, 6:00 AM 12,842 Views 4 Comments

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
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Liverpool snap up highly-rated Dutch defender Van den Berg

Jun 27th 2019, 10:35 AM 7,408 Views 17 Comments

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

Jun 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,850 Views 1 Comment

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

Jun 17th 2019, 6:15 AM 12,438 Views 3 Comments

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

May 30th 2019, 1:36 PM 13,691 Views 12 Comments

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

May 26th 2019, 9:30 AM 8,742 Views 8 Comments

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

May 24th 2019, 5:13 PM 8,155 Views 1 Comment

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'
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'De Ligt perfect Laporte partner at Man City'

May 23rd 2019, 1:09 PM 10,931 Views 8 Comments

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

May 21st 2019, 8:07 PM 42,189 Views 19 Comments

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

May 16th 2019, 10:07 PM 31,251 Views 6 Comments

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

May 12th 2019, 3:10 PM 16,618 Views 2 Comments

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

May 10th 2019, 10:31 AM 13,191 Views 19 Comments

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

May 10th 2019, 6:20 AM 10,009 Views 2 Comments

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
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The Irish-Algerian teenager helping Bohs punch above their weight

Apr 18th 2019, 7:00 PM 6,312 Views 0 Comments

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

Apr 4th 2019, 7:00 PM 11,685 Views 1 Comment

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

Mar 26th 2019, 8:00 PM 9,001 Views 2 Comments

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

# potential - Monday 25 March, 2019

18-year-old Ireland starlet enhances growing reputation
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18-year-old Ireland starlet enhances growing reputation

Mar 25th 2019, 6:30 AM 14,651 Views 12 Comments

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

Feb 16th 2019, 12:33 PM 6,844 Views 0 Comments

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

Feb 12th 2019, 7:17 PM 10,308 Views 4 Comments

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