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# eir-sport - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Here's the TV coverage for the opening weekends of the 2021 GAA leagues
# On The Box
# On The Box

Here's the TV coverage for the opening weekends of the 2021 GAA leagues

Updated Apr 27th 2021, 3:30 PM 38,195 Views 9 Comments

TG4 are broadcasting 25 live games – at least four every weekend – with 11 to come on eir sport.

# eir-sport - Friday 19 March, 2021

Eir set to cease sports broadcasting after major loss of revenue
# Difficulty
# Difficulty

Eir set to cease sports broadcasting after major loss of revenue

Mar 19th 2021, 6:15 AM 48,977 Views 53 Comments

The company specified that the pandemic and the accompanying closure of pubs have rendered the eir Sport business model no longer viable.

# eir-sport - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Free online broadcast of Leinster-Munster clash announced by eir Sport
# Derby
# Derby

Free online broadcast of Leinster-Munster clash announced by eir Sport

Sep 3rd 2020, 4:38 PM 56,467 Views 26 Comments

Tomorrow’s Guinness Pro14 semi-final between the rival provinces will be available to watch on Facebook.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

eir Sport announces decision to remove sports channels from Virgin Media
# Drama
# Drama

eir Sport announces decision to remove sports channels from Virgin Media

Aug 25th 2020, 9:08 PM 63,408 Views 51 Comments

Virgin Media said they are ‘very disappointed with eir’s decision.’

# eir-sport - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Virgin Media suspend supply of sports channels to eir Sport
# PULL THE PLUG
# PULL THE PLUG

Virgin Media suspend supply of sports channels to eir Sport

Updated Aug 13th 2020, 10:10 PM 110,807 Views 75 Comments

The broadcaster say the decision is in relation to a failure ‘to pay the contracted distribution licence fee’.

# eir-sport - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Rugby 20, virtual fans, and social distancing - eir Sport's plans for rugby's return
# TV
# TV

Rugby 20, virtual fans, and social distancing - eir Sport's plans for rugby's return

Aug 9th 2020, 8:00 AM 28,905 Views 14 Comments

The broadcaster has been busily planning for Leinster’s clash with Munster on 22 August.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

'There you are then, I'm a hypocrite' - Brolly explains move to eir Sport
# Doing A 180
# Doing A 180

'There you are then, I'm a hypocrite' - Brolly explains move to eir Sport

Jan 15th 2020, 5:00 PM 43,941 Views 39 Comments

The GAA pundit has reneged on his opposition to subscription-based TV coverage for the sport.

All-Ireland winners to feature at start of eir sport's 15-game GAA league coverage
# Tune In
# Tune In

All-Ireland winners to feature at start of eir sport's 15-game GAA league coverage

Jan 15th 2020, 4:49 PM 8,245 Views 8 Comments

The station launched their coverage today in Croke Park.

# eir-sport - Friday 20 September, 2019

RWC TV Guide: The games and pundits you'll be watching across RTÉ, eir Sport and ITV
# On The Box
# On The Box

RWC TV Guide: The games and pundits you'll be watching across RTÉ, eir Sport and ITV

Sep 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 29,059 Views 15 Comments

It’s time to watch too much rugby. so here are all the details you’ll need.

# eir-sport - Saturday 14 September, 2019

James Lowe: Moving to Ireland 'like jumping into the deep end, but we're swimming, man'
# Concentrated Energy
# Concentrated Energy

James Lowe: Moving to Ireland 'like jumping into the deep end, but we're swimming, man'

Sep 14th 2019, 9:10 AM 8,642 Views 40 Comments

We chatted to the Leinster wing about his childhood hero worship of Joe Rokocoko, settling in so far from home and the ‘special humans’ Leinster have built their team around.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

From Cardiff heartache to the presenter's chair, Bowe relishing new World Cup role
# On The Box
# On The Box

From Cardiff heartache to the presenter's chair, Bowe relishing new World Cup role

Sep 11th 2019, 4:36 PM 6,713 Views 4 Comments

‘It’s going to be mad and intense but it’s presenting a World Cup. It’s a bit of a dream.’

# eir-sport - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Virgin Media and eir Sport join forces to combine sports offering for Irish viewers
# Partnership
# Partnership

Virgin Media and eir Sport join forces to combine sports offering for Irish viewers

Aug 15th 2019, 11:03 AM 43,921 Views 48 Comments

The broadcasters have agreed a deal to carry each other’s channels.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Flannery, Stringer and D'Arcy join eir Sport's panel for World Cup coverage
# Pundits
# Pundits

Flannery, Stringer and D'Arcy join eir Sport's panel for World Cup coverage

Jul 24th 2019, 11:34 AM 13,698 Views 12 Comments

Ireland Women internationals Eimear Considine and Louise Galvin will also join presenter Tommy Bowe.

# eir-sport - Monday 1 July, 2019

Eir customers to lose BT Sport as Sky launch new package
# TV
# TV

Eir customers to lose BT Sport as Sky launch new package

Jul 1st 2019, 5:00 PM 89,014 Views 88 Comments

BT Sport and Premier Sports will now be available to Irish customers through Sky Sports Extra.

# eir-sport - Monday 25 March, 2019

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight
# The Inside Look
# The Inside Look

'People would have called us knackers' - documentary about rise of Ballymun Kickhams to air tonight

Mar 25th 2019, 5:49 PM 12,670 Views 5 Comments

‘Passing It On: Ballymun Kickhams’ will be shown on eir Sport 1.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Thurles and Castlebar clashes to start 15-game GAA league coverage this spring on eir sport
# Tune In
# Tune In

Thurles and Castlebar clashes to start 15-game GAA league coverage this spring on eir sport

Jan 15th 2019, 2:25 PM 8,501 Views 3 Comments

The broadcaster launched their spring schedule today.

# eir-sport - Thursday 22 November, 2018

48 games for eir Sport and 14 for RTÉ - Irish TV details for 2019 Rugby World Cup revealed
# 2019 Rwc
# 2019 Rwc

48 games for eir Sport and 14 for RTÉ - Irish TV details for 2019 Rugby World Cup revealed

Nov 22nd 2018, 11:30 AM 30,172 Views 48 Comments

The two broadcasters have reached a sub-licencing agreement.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

New Sky and BT Sport partnership raises uncertainty for eir Sport subscribers
# TV Rights
# TV Rights

New Sky and BT Sport partnership raises uncertainty for eir Sport subscribers

Oct 31st 2018, 8:02 PM 57,233 Views 34 Comments

The broadcasters have extended an existing content cross-supply deal into Ireland.

# eir-sport - Monday 22 October, 2018

Ireland's Chicago clash against Italy to be shown live on eir Sport
# Stateside
# Stateside

Ireland's Chicago clash against Italy to be shown live on eir Sport

Oct 22nd 2018, 4:21 PM 8,186 Views 8 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side open their Autumn campaign against the Azzurri at Soldier Field next month.

# eir-sport - Thursday 13 September, 2018

James McClean will make his punditry debut on Sunday for Eir Sport
# EA Sports Cup
# EA Sports Cup

James McClean will make his punditry debut on Sunday for Eir Sport

Sep 13th 2018, 4:43 PM 7,458 Views 9 Comments

The former Derry City winger will return to the Brandywell to analyse Sunday’s EA Sports Cup final.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

eir Sport to show Ireland's next World Cup qualifiers as journey to first major tournament continues
# It's Live
# It's Live

eir Sport to show Ireland's next World Cup qualifiers as journey to first major tournament continues

Mar 21st 2018, 5:29 PM 5,340 Views 1 Comment

Ireland face Slovakia and the Netherlands next month.

# eir-sport - Friday 9 March, 2018

TG4 set to retain broadcasting rights for the Pro14 for next three seasons
# TV Rights
# TV Rights

TG4 set to retain broadcasting rights for the Pro14 for next three seasons

Mar 9th 2018, 8:00 PM 19,905 Views 57 Comments

The Irish broadcaster has been a major supporter of the championship in recent years.

# eir-sport - Saturday 24 February, 2018

The Sister Act spearheading Mayo's quest for glory through exciting times
# Family Business
# Family Business

The Sister Act spearheading Mayo's quest for glory through exciting times

Feb 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 6,622 Views 1 Comment

Niamh Kelly talks to The42 ahead of Mayo’s tasty double-header clash against Dublin this evening.

# eir-sport - Friday 9 February, 2018

'I definitely think there's huge scope for the GAA to develop their own channel and their own model'
# Free To Watch
# Free To Watch

'I definitely think there's huge scope for the GAA to develop their own channel and their own model'

Feb 9th 2018, 8:00 AM 5,038 Views 13 Comments

Former Wexford GAA player Diarmuid Lyng has recently launched a petition to remove the GAA’s pay-per-view model.

# eir-sport - Friday 2 February, 2018

'I remember actually crying and thinking, 'I'm never going to play for Dublin again''
# Opening Up
# Opening Up

'I remember actually crying and thinking, 'I'm never going to play for Dublin again''

Feb 2nd 2018, 3:00 PM 32,936 Views 0 Comments

Dublin’s Amy Connolly shares her story.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Croke Park and Páirc Uí Chaoimh clashes to start 17-game GAA league coverage on eir sport
# On The Box
# On The Box

Croke Park and Páirc Uí Chaoimh clashes to start 17-game GAA league coverage on eir sport

Jan 17th 2018, 2:04 PM 10,917 Views 1 Comment

The broadcaster has announced the games they will show this spring.

# eir-sport - Friday 12 January, 2018

Eir Sport wins Pro14 TV rights for next season after outbidding Sky
# TV Rights
# TV Rights

Eir Sport wins Pro14 TV rights for next season after outbidding Sky

Jan 12th 2018, 3:52 PM 31,037 Views 48 Comments

The deal is part of eir’s major move to become a market leader in the rugby sphere.

# eir-sport - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'Football experts may say Ireland hardly have a chance. That's fine, but we don't believe in that'
# Play Without Fear
# Play Without Fear

'Football experts may say Ireland hardly have a chance. That's fine, but we don't believe in that'

Nov 28th 2017, 7:30 AM 3,568 Views 2 Comments

The Republic of Ireland women’s team face European champions Holland this evening.

# eir-sport - Friday 29 September, 2017

All-Ireland champs clash in Kerry to be broadcast live as TV club GAA coverage ramps up
# Tune In
# Tune In

All-Ireland champs clash in Kerry to be broadcast live as TV club GAA coverage ramps up

Sep 29th 2017, 5:18 PM 11,671 Views 6 Comments

Club action is the focus for TG4 and eir Sport.

# eir-sport - Thursday 24 August, 2017

eir Sport to broadcast live club championship games in Donegal and Limerick next month
# Club Call
# Club Call

eir Sport to broadcast live club championship games in Donegal and Limerick next month

Aug 24th 2017, 3:10 PM 7,190 Views 8 Comments

The teams involved will be confirmed following the results of the coming weekend.

# eir-sport - Friday 11 August, 2017

Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show
# Hotline Rings
# Hotline Rings

Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show

Aug 11th 2017, 12:35 PM 2,746 Views 50 Comments

We’ll be previewing the season this afternoon.

# eir-sport - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Watch: Shamrock Rovers turned on the Tallaght sprinklers and the eir Sport panel got soaked
# Wet Wet Wet
# Wet Wet Wet

Watch: Shamrock Rovers turned on the Tallaght sprinklers and the eir Sport panel got soaked

Jul 6th 2017, 8:50 PM 9,783 Views 3 Comments

Brian Kerr was quick to get out of the way.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Good news Cork City fans, your Europa League qualifier will be on TV
# LOIinEurope
# LOIinEurope

Good news Cork City fans, your Europa League qualifier will be on TV

Jun 28th 2017, 9:09 AM 8,943 Views 19 Comments

The SSE Airtricity League leaders play Levadia Tallinn tomorrow.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'Having to pick yourself out of the rubble every time you have a setback - of course it's tiring'
# The Hard Yards
# The Hard Yards

'Having to pick yourself out of the rubble every time you have a setback - of course it's tiring'

May 31st 2017, 9:30 PM 14,527 Views 5 Comments

Beyond The Baseline follows Irish tennis pro Sam Barry as he navigates the loneliness and relentless grind of life on the circuit.

# eir-sport - Thursday 23 March, 2017

eir Sport secures rights to live GAA club coverage with up to 30 games to be broadcast in 2017
# And It's Live
# And It's Live

eir Sport secures rights to live GAA club coverage with up to 30 games to be broadcast in 2017

Mar 23rd 2017, 12:00 PM 9,052 Views 6 Comments

The deal will not affect TG4′s coverage.

# eir-sport - Thursday 2 March, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: Familiar faces return for Ireland, Clarke's retirement and today's sport
# Thursday
# Thursday

We'll Leave It There So: Familiar faces return for Ireland, Clarke's retirement and today's sport

Mar 2nd 2017, 8:27 PM 15,189 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, big news for Irish boxing fans and Paul McGinley offers up some interesting comments on Rory McIlroy’s latest controversy

Big news for Irish boxing fans as eir Sport snaps up BoxNation
# Box Clever
# Box Clever

Big news for Irish boxing fans as eir Sport snaps up BoxNation

Mar 2nd 2017, 1:39 PM 7,775 Views 7 Comments

Garcia v Thurman and Canelo v Chavez Jr on the cards for BoxNation in 2017.

# eir-sport - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'The calendar needs to be scrapped and looked at from scratch again'
# Let's Start Over
# Let's Start Over

'The calendar needs to be scrapped and looked at from scratch again'

Jan 26th 2017, 11:19 AM 4,138 Views 0 Comments

Monaghan’s Darren Hughes is the latest player to call for change.

# eir-sport - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

3 live GAA games to be broadcast simultaneously for first time this spring
# Eir Sport
# Eir Sport

3 live GAA games to be broadcast simultaneously for first time this spring

Jan 25th 2017, 5:14 PM 14,098 Views 4 Comments

The coverage starts on 4 February and runs until 25 March.

# eir-sport - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night
# Technical Difficulties
From TheJournal.ie
# Technical Difficulties

Some Eir Sport customers couldn't watch Ireland's historic victory live last night

Nov 6th 2016, 11:02 AM 51,268 Views 75 Comments

A problem with the Eir Sport app meant that some customers couldn’t watch the game.

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