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# potential - Saturday 19 April, 2014

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Column: Identifying unexpected strengths in adolescents

In adolescents, strengths can be found in unexpected venues – perhaps peering through the cracks of hardship – so keep your eyes open.

# potential - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Ireland Schools name exciting squad for FIRA U18 European Championships

Head coach Noel McNamara has retained the same players who earned a 26-6 win over Scotland recently.

# potential - Thursday 20 February, 2014

5 Ireland players that deserve a chance to shine against Serbia

Anythony Stokes, Andy Reid and Marc Wilson will be among those hoping to impress.

# potential - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Check out the Kiwi wonderkid who has switched to league

Nelson Asofa-Solomona is being hyped as the next Sonny Bill Williams in New Zealand.

# potential - Saturday 21 September, 2013

This Manchester United loanee hit a 13-minute hat-trick on his debut today

Jesse Lingard also scored a fourth goal in the second half.

# potential - Friday 16 August, 2013

Introducing the 17-year-old Belgian prodigy who’s wanted by Arsenal and Man City

If you watch one ridiculously talented youngster this weekend, make sure it’s Zakaria Bakkali.

# potential - Friday 2 August, 2013

Introducing the 11-year-old prodigy who Real Madrid have just signed

Remember the name Joshua Pynadath – he might well be one of the world’s biggest stars in years to come.

# potential - Sunday 21 July, 2013

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Kids who do well on this test may have unrealised potential

Spatial intelligence not as prized by traditional academia as verbal and math scores – but it should be.

# potential - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

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Where did it all go wrong? 10 young players who never lived up to the hype

Overweight and clubless, Michael Johnson has become the latest footballer to fail to fulfill the potential he showed as a teenager.

# potential - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Ferguson: Liverpool stunted Owen’s growth

The United boss says the current Stoke striker could have been, technically, a much better player.

# potential - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Cork City sign promising youngster Lenihan

Talented teenager Brian Lenihan has joined the Leesiders, the club announced today.

# potential - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

VIDEO: New Manchester United signing Nick Powell’s goals of 2011/12

Hot on the heels of Shinji Kagawa, Alex Ferguson has snapped up the highly-rated attacking midfielder.

# potential - Friday 1 June, 2012

Blue steel: Dublin hand Sutcliffe first SHC start

Tomas Brady, Stephen Hiney and Conal Keaney will also make their comebacks against Laois on Sunday.

# potential - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Opinion: Facing injury set-back, Joe Canning still to live up to billing

Precocious star Canning has been touted as the next big thing for years but Galway fans are arguably yet to see the best of him in a maroon shirt.

# potential - Monday 2 January, 2012

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Rising stars:’s ones to watch in 2012

As we look forward to what will be a very exciting year for Irish sport, we’ve picked out eight athletes (and one horse) that you really should keep an eye on.