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#U20 World Cup

# u20-world-cup - Thursday 16 May, 2019

McNamara hails club gems as he backs Ireland U20 to adapt in Argentina

The Grand Slam-winning coach hopes to see another Tullow Tank make his mark in this year’s World Rugby U20 World Championship.

# u20-world-cup - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Key men absent as Grand Slam winners Ireland unveil squad for U20 World Championship

Head coach Noel McNamara will trim this group to 28 men for a testing campaign in Argentina.

# u20-world-cup - Saturday 11 May, 2019

PSG teenager Tim Weah cuts short Celtic loan

With the U20 World Cup approaching, the United States striker has opted to leave the Scottish champions early.

# u20-world-cup - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview Dan The Man This post contains videos

'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview

The Irish-born prop helped France into the final of the World Rugby U20 Championships last night.

# u20-world-cup - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Ireland one match from U20 World Cup relegation after being torn apart by 6-try Scots

Noel McNamara’s men will have to beat either Georgia or Japan to play in this tournament again next summer.

# u20-world-cup - Thursday 7 June, 2018

McNamara braced for 'huge test' to salvage a win against improving Georgia

After two pool defeats, Ireland U20 need a win to get into the 5th to 8th place play-offs in France.

# u20-world-cup - Saturday 2 June, 2018

McNamara names five changes as Ireland U20s look to overcome Junior Springboks

Ireland take on South Africa tomorrow looking to get their World Rugby U20 Championship up and running.

# u20-world-cup - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

As it happened: Ireland v France, World Rugby U20 Championship

We went minute-by-minute as Noel McNamara’s men began their tough Pool C schedule against the hosts in Perpignan.

# u20-world-cup - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Young Munster's Hurley among three new caps for Ireland in U20 championship opener

Harry Byrne will steer the team from out-half against France.

# u20-world-cup - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Blow for Ireland U20s as powerful O'Sullivan and O'Toole suffer knee injuries

Munster pair Jack Daly and Bryan O’Connor have been called up ahead of the team’s departure for France this weekend.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 21 May, 2018

Leinster number eight Doris to captain Ireland at U20 World Championship

Noel McNamara today announced his 28-man squad for the tournament.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 4 December, 2017

Laporte wins another World Rugby vote, as next summer's U20 championship heads to France

Ireland have been drawn in Pool C alongside the hosts, South Africa and Georgia.

# u20-world-cup - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

20-year-old striker starts as Mo Salah benched by Liverpool

It’s a big night for U20 World Cup winner Dominic Solanke.

# u20-world-cup - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Ireland U20s make light work of Samoa to quash relegation fears

The victory sees Peter Malone’s side advance to Sunday’s ninth-place play-off.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 12 June, 2017

Mars bars, diarrhoea, Connect 4 and a once in a lifetime triumph: an oral history of Malaysia '97

Players, staff and journalists recount the finer details of the Republic of Ireland U20s’ historic journey 20 years ago.

# u20-world-cup - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Liverpool new boy follows in footsteps of Maradona and Messi with Golden Ball

The 19-year-old England forward helped his country to claim an historic title in South Korea today.

Everton striker fires England to first World Cup success at any level since 1966

Dominic Calvert-Lewin got the only goal of the game, before Newcastle’s Freddie Woodman saved a penalty.

# u20-world-cup - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Liverpool's new striker fires England into the U20 World Cup final Promising Future This post contains videos

Liverpool's new striker fires England into the U20 World Cup final

Dominic Solanke struck twice as Paul Simpson’s side claimed a 3-1 win over Italy.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 5 June, 2017

It's crunch time at the Under-20 World Cup so here's what you need to know

England have reached the final four of the tournament for the first time since 1993.

Real Madrid underage star apologises but claims controversial celebration wasn't racist

Federico Valverde is in hot water after making the wholly inappropriate gesture in South Korea.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 27 June, 2016

4 Irish forwards named in U20 Team of the Championship

Finalists Ireland and England both had four representatives in the dream team, with only one New Zealander making the cut.

# u20-world-cup - Monday 20 June, 2016

As it happened: Ireland v Argentina, World Rugby U20 Championship semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as the Wolfpups tried to sniff out a route to their first final.

# u20-world-cup - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

As it happened: Ireland v Georgia, World Rugby U20 Championship

We went minute-by-minute as Nigel Carolan’s men looked to cap a terrific pool stage with a third win.

# u20-world-cup - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Mexican striker loses a boot... but plays on and scores U20 World Cup This post contains videos

Mexican striker loses a boot... but plays on and scores

Being without half of his footwear didn’t stop Jesus Escoboza at the U20 World Cup.