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Football’s Darkest Day

By Ronan Calvert / April 19, 2021 /

Football supporters are meaningless to this brazen band of billionaires and it’s been that way for some time. Ordinary fans of these important clubs are only being mistreated because owners can afford to mistreat them. The opportunity has been presented to cash in on an all-star, NFL-style league to capture the imagination of millions worldwide…

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Something for the Weekend – Sport TV Listings

By Jack Neville / February 5, 2021 /

Although we are into the first week of February, the prospect of live sport returning still seems a way off. Nonetheless, there is an abundance of sport on television this weekend to keep any sports fan preoccupied. Ireland kick off their Six Nations campaign on Sunday with a trip to Wales with the Super Bowl…

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LISTEN: Limerick’s Lee J Lynch wins championship with Larne

By Adrian Finnin / April 11, 2019 /

Limerick man and current Larne midfielder Lee J Lynch was part of the Larne squad which sealed the league title in the second tier of Northern Irish football on Saturday. Lynch has been part of the squad since October and has played a pivotal role in the ambitious club’s promotion to the NIFL Premiership for…

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GAA respond to Michael Duignan’s disapproval of Sky deal

By Diarmaid Scannell / July 15, 2017 /

Peter McKenna, Croke Park commercial and stadium director, responds to Duignan’s criticism of Sky deal. The former offaly hurler and Sunday Game pundit made headlines this week for his strong stance on the GAA’s Sky deal meaning that several games were not on free to air TV. Duignan was particularly annoyed at the fact a match…

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RTÉ Panelist Michael Duignan was hugely critical of Sky’s GAA deal

By Raffaele Rocca / July 10, 2017 /

Former Offaly hurler and RTÉ Panelist Michael Duignan was hugely critical of Sky’s GAA deal. The Sky Sports deal to carry GAA live hurling and football championship games has split opinion across the GAA community. Croke Park say the deal broadens the horizons and viewership of the game to a more international audience and showcases…

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Sky Sports will no longer show Champions Cup Rugby from next year

By Diarmaid Scannell / July 4, 2017 /

BT Sport wins right to full rights of Champions Cup coverage from the 2018/19 season on. Sky Sports and BT Sort have been sharing the rights for The Champions cup since it’s beginning in 2014, but today it was announced that BT will have full coverage of the competition next year. This deal includes the…

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Hurling fans fears confirmed as Limerick to get Sky Sports treatment once more

By Jack Neville / June 27, 2017 /

Limerick to get Sky Sports treatment once more. Limerick travel to Nowlan Park this Saturday knowing their eason is on the line. Whilst it wasn’t the draw that many hoped for, the sight of the cats should be enough to encourage John Kiely’s men to give it their all. However, for the second consecutive Senior…

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Sky Sports GAA Championship promo 2017

By Raffaele Rocca / May 18, 2017 /

Whether we like it or not, it looks like Sky are to have a role in the GAA Championships for the foreseeable future. Sky pundits include All Ireland winning manager with Donegal, Jim McGuinness, Tyrone legend Peter Canavan, ex-Mayo boss James Horan, Clare hurling hero Jamesie O’Connor, nine-time Celtic cross winner with Kilkenny, JJ Delaney,…

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WATCH: Simon Zebo on Pleyer Mic is a must watch

By Jack Neville / April 16, 2017 /

Sky Sports Cameras had Zebo on player mic for Ulster match. Simon Zebo has been in flying form for Munster and Ireland over the past number of months. Filling in at full back for the men in red, Zebo’s ability to run from deep and finish moves have been crucial to Munster’s winning runs. This…

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