Goalkeepers are the Anchors of a football team

Saturday was a marathon session of League of Ireland football for me. I took in two games from two divisions, in two different counties and with two of my children accompanying me [but a different one for each match]. I saw 10 goals, including one by a veteran striker many

League of Ireland fixture changes announced

There have been two fixture changes in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. Cork City's home game against Derry City, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 7th at 7pm, will now be played on Monday, October 16th at 7.45pm due to international call-ups. Also, Galway United's trip to the Carlisle Grounds to face

Music for Football

Most weeks this season a song has come to mind to soundtrack the latest developments at Bray Wanderers. There was the Richard and Linda Thompson track ‘’I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight’’ when I got within sight of the Carlisle Grounds, complete with shining floodlights, for our first

‘’Five o’clock heroes’’

When I can I like to spend Saturday afternoons watching Gilette Soccer Saturday on Sky Sports News. That’s usually only once a month, given my work shift pattern and other commitments.  I find it relaxing, watching the results update through the afternoon and listening to the football chat. My attention