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Why I still miss Joe Brolly

I’ve just stumbled on a football article which declares that RTÉ’s Head of Sport (note the capitals) Declan McBennett  is “adamant” that the right decision was made to remove Joe Brolly from The Sunday Game before last year’s All-Ireland football final replay. He doesn’t really give a reason: “The decision was made and I was […]

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James Brokenshire and Gaelic games

OK – hands up if you have always seen James Brokenshire and the British Secretaries of State who preceded him here as honest brokers, referees between the two warring factions in the north of Ireland? You, sir? Ah – you were just scratching your ear. All right. Nobody saw Mr Brokenshire or the others as […]

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