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    There's also Giovanni (son of Diego) Simeone, Daley (son of Danny) Blind, and Jordan (son of Henrik) Larsson making their way in the football world.

    A few other current/recent ones in the League of Ireland
    Evan (son of Paul) Osam
    Richie (son of, erm, Richie) Purdy
    Kurtis (son of Paul) Byrne
    Jake (son of Gavin) Dykes

    In terms of making me feel old Anton Reilly whose recently moved from Dundalk to Warrenpoint Town up north is the son of Anto Reilly who was playing for Dundalk in the First Division until about 10 years ago.

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    Article about Justin Kluivert here - http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/f...-a7746191.html

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    Random spot, but Rudi Vata's son, Rocco, is with Celtic's academy (the U12s).

    Rudi Vata was one of the first Albanians to play abroad (with Celtic). I think he played against us in 1993, back in the days when not all matches were televised. I remember listening on Radio 1 as Anton Rrakli gave them the lead, but Stan and Cas (I think?) eventually pulled the win out of the bag.

    He was Aiden McGeady's agent for a while as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pineapple stu View Post
    Random spot, but Rudi Vata's son, Rocco, is with Celtic's academy (the U12s).

    Rudi Vata was one of the first Albanians to play abroad (with Celtic). I think he played against us in 1993, back in the days when not all matches were televised. I remember listening on Radio 1 as Anton Rrakli gave them the lead, but Stan and Cas (I think?) eventually pulled the win out of the bag.

    He was Aiden McGeady's agent for a while as well.
    There was a weird reason for that not to be televised. It was meant to be shown but the Albanian broadcaster were asking for a hape of cash from RTÉ. I was distraught as I have gotten off early from school to watch it and had to make to do with crappy highlights later and the radio during!
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    Marcus Thuram scored for France's U20s against Vietnam in the U20 World Cup today.

    He was 1 when his dad scored twice in the real World Cup.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pineapple stu View Post
    Thought this might be worth a thread - just seen that Kluivert has scored for Ajax today. That's Justin Kluivert, Patrick's son.
    Young Kluivert's stock has risen after a brilliant hat-trick yesterday. Can't stop watching that first touch for his third goal!


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    That was tasty. SHould have NSFW attached.

    Some shot for his second! WHOOSH!
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    I see Jonathan Klinsmann is making his senior debut in nets for Hertha Berlin against Ostersunds tonight.

    28 underage caps...for the US.

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    I see Angus Gunn playing for Norwich tonight in goal is the son of Bryan Gunn, also a Norwich keeper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hitman View Post
    I can't find the non-footballer's alleged second cousin thread, but Geore Weah's son Timothy plays for PSG's youths and the USA under-17 team.
    Scored on his full debut for the USA last night - https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/44287954

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    Gheorghe Hagi's son, Ianis, scored direct from a corner for the Romania U21's on Tuesday.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Hitman View Post
    I can't find the non-footballer's alleged second cousin thread, but Geore Weah's son Timothy plays for PSG's youths and the USA under-17 team.
    Weah has signed for Celtic on loan - http://www.celticfc.net/news/15566

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