JOE BROLLY: Maradonna and the Bomber


MARADONA would have been 60 this week. The greatest left foot in the history of the world. To commemorate his birthday, The Funny Old Game soccer site broadcast a goal he scored for Napoli against Verona in 1985. The Verona ‘keeper launches a high kick out from his hands, in the manner of a Cavan […]


CAHAL CARVILL: Work to do


I USED to frequent a certain no frills barbers in the heart of the city during my time as a trainee solicitor in Belfast. There is nothing regal about that particular part of the city, but a fiver a time for a cut was appealing to a tight-fisted Armagh man in the big smoke. All […]


Monaghan-Dublin leads weekend GAA TV coverage


The All Ireland Champions, Dublin’s visit to Clones to take on Monaghan leads this weekend’s TV coverage. Malachy O’Rourke’s men face the blue machine on Sunday with a 2pm throw in with TG4 providing the live coverage. TG4, Eir Sport and RTÉ will broadcast live, deferred and highlights shows over the course of the weekend. […]