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Turning heads: Charlie Lindsay stars for Rangers at last year's SuperCupNI

Turning heads: Charlie Lindsay stars for Rangers at last year's SuperCupNI

Charlie Lindsay celebrates after scoring for Northern Ireland Under-16s

Charlie Lindsay celebrates after scoring for Northern Ireland Under-16s

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Jim Magilton

Jim Magilton

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Turning heads: Charlie Lindsay stars for Rangers at last year's SuperCupNI

In a matter of weeks, Northern Ireland teenagers have been snapped up by Leeds, Nottingham Forest, West Ham, Liverpool and Rangers. It can't be a coincidence.

First came Linfield duo Charlie Allen and Dale Taylor's respective switches to Championship clubs Leeds and Forest.

Then Dungannon Swifts star Michael Forbes' move to the Hammers was confirmed, shortly before news broke of his former clubmate Conor Bradley's impending professional contract at Anfield.