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Tribute: Thank You Shane Dowling!

Introduction If you are a follower of this blog, then you will probably know that I…

Opinion: EFL Governance under the spotlight after Wigan Athletic administration debacle

I have admired Wigan for their sporting prowess for many years now. The Wigan Warriors dominating…

GAA looking to find the sweet spot post Covid-19 but at what cost?

As the Island of Ireland tentatively takes the first tentative steps out of the Covid-19 pandemic,…

New adventures for Jerry Flannery

I’m very excited to be joining the Quins family. Harlequins is a club with a great…

EFL Championship resumption provides more opportunity for Republic of Ireland players to impress

The background to the resumption of the EFL Championship may have taken some clubs (QPR) somewhat…

Which Republic of Ireland players will make an immediate impact upon the EPL resumption?

According to the excellent website: https://irish-abroad.appspot.com/CompetitionDetails, there are currently thirty-eight Republic of Ireland players associated with…

Opinion: English Premier League Relegation Battle Thoughts

The English Premier League when suspended back in March was as good as over. Liverpool miles…

Opinion: English Premier League Top Four Battle

I have tried to watch the German Bundesliga for the past two weeks only to realize…

Introducing Matt Gallagher

In yesterday’s post, we looked at new Munster Rugby signing Roman Salanoa. In today’s post, we…

Introducing Roman Salanoa

The news in recent weeks from Munster Rugby has been firmly focused on the signings of…