It’s not a great time to be a rugby player in Ireland, but there are some promising young talents who could make a big difference for the game in the coming years.RTE Sport is giving us the chance to vote for our favourite players from the past 12 months.

You can vote once per hour from Wednesday 20 September to Sunday 26 October.

You can also get involved by tweeting @RTESport, or by emailing [email protected]