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# second-captains - Sunday 2 August, 2020

The Second Captain who went in search of George Gibney and more of the week's best sportswriting

Plus, Anthony Daly revists the Offaly trilogy of ’98, the ‘sit-in’ and what haunts him most from a painful year.

# second-captains - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'I am the manager I make these decisions' - Pogba will never captain Man United again, Mourinho confirms

Jose Mourinho confirmed that the French star has been removed as vice-captain following defeat to Derby.

# second-captains - Sunday 2 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Sharon Horgan said she has 'broken down' over the last episode of Catastrophe a few times Sharon Horgan

Sharon Horgan said she has 'broken down' over the last episode of Catastrophe a few times

The writer and producer said she thinks it’s good to “quit while you’re ahead.”

# second-captains - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Harrington and McDowell named as European vice captains for Ryder Cup

Thomas Bjorn has completed his backroom team for September’s match in Paris.

# second-captains - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

From The Daily Edge Irish sports podcasts are talking about consent and it's long overdue Second Captains

Irish sports podcasts are talking about consent and it's long overdue

Second Captains decided to tackle the difficult case in their show and it was well worth listening to.

# second-captains - Friday 12 May, 2017

From Richie Sadlier says he contemplated suicide after injuries forced him to retire at 24 Richie Sadlier

Richie Sadlier says he contemplated suicide after injuries forced him to retire at 24

“I retired in the first week of September. By December, I had contacted a solicitor. I had started writing a will.”

# second-captains - Saturday 11 February, 2017

From 'It feels right': Why Second Captains are rolling the dice again Gang's All Here

'It feels right': Why Second Captains are rolling the dice again

The gang is “giddy” with the excitement though.

# second-captains - Monday 6 February, 2017

Second Captains announce daily podcasts with introduction of new world service

The additional shows will cost a monthly subscription fee of €5.

# second-captains - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Second Captains' Murph and Ken on their new book, podcasting and the UFC phenomenon

They never go home, those boys.

# second-captains - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Jim McGuinness was challenged over potential hypocrisy in his book on Second Captains

“That’s what happened. It’s in the book.”

# second-captains - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Noel McGrath recalls using WhatsApp to tell team-mates about his cancer

The Tipperary hurler was a guest on Wednesday night’s Second Captains Live.

# second-captains - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'UFC is more for the instant gratification generation' - Andy Lee

Lee chatted to Second Captains about his upcoming opponent Billy Joe Saunders, the pressure to sell-out Thomond Park and UFC interim Featherweight champion Conor McGregor.

# second-captains - Monday 3 August, 2015

6 football podcasts you should subscribe to this season

We are just days away from the return of the Premier League.

# second-captains - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

BOD replaced one Munster sporting legend with another on the Good Wall tonight

The former Leinster player also spoke candidly about finishing his career in rugby.

# second-captains - Thursday 30 April, 2015

'Props shouldn't talk about anything except scrums!' - Sexton on Second Captains

The Ireland out-half addressed Laurent Bénézech’s comments about his return from concussion.

# second-captains - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Paul McGrath raised €400 for charity by auctioning off his Second Captains t-shirt

The former Ireland international raised the money for A Buddy for Nicole.

# second-captains - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

7 podcasts that will make your commute that little bit more bearable

Bored on the commute to work? Check out our list of essential sport listening on the net to brighten up your day.

# second-captains - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Andy Lee's first world title defence could be in a Premier League football stadium

WBO middleweight champ in line for mandatory defence against Billy Joe Saunders this summer.

A left-field choice on the Good Wall and people left mystified by Shane Lowry's glittery beard

Andy Lee opted for a fellow Irish boxer while Maurice Fitzgerald lost out on tonight’s Second Captains Live.

# second-captains - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Brian O'Driscoll wants off 'The Good Wall', will Andy Lee oblige?

Number one, number 13. Whatever.

# second-captains - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Everyone fell in love with Ciaran McDonald all over again last night

The Mayo icon made a rare TV appearance on Second Captains last night.

# second-captains - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Liam Brady took Roy Keane off the Second Captains' Good Wall last night

Well, now we know why they called him Chippy.

# second-captains - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

# second-captains - Monday 15 December, 2014

'If he'd managed to hold on, I'd have punched myself out' - Andy Lee

Ireland’s latest world champion was very happy to see the referee stop the fight on Saturday.

# second-captains - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Anthony Tohill after chainsaw accident - 'There's so many people worse off than me'

The iconic Derry footballer has spoken out about the accident he was involved in last year.

# second-captains - Monday 3 November, 2014

# second-captains - Thursday 16 October, 2014

'When I got my chance I gave it to him' -- Kieran Donaghy on that Joe Brolly outburst

The Tralee man stuck those headlines on the dressing room wall.

# second-captains - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

After the fist pump lesson, John Mullane is back on RTÉ tomorrow giving hurling tutorials

Mullane joins Steven Reid, Mags D’Arcy, Richie Sadlier and Kieran Donaghy on Second Captains tomorrow night.

# second-captains - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Second Captains Live makes solid outing on third series return

The show returned last night, and included an in-depth interview with Kilkenny GAA star Henry Shefflin.

# second-captains - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Quiz: Which Second Captains presenter are you?

The new season of Second Captains Live kicks off on RTÉ2 tonight.

# second-captains - Saturday 4 October, 2014

'Maradona would be our dream guest' - Second Captains' Eoin McDevitt

The new series of Second Captains Live starts next week on RTÉ

# second-captains - Monday 30 June, 2014

Aprés Match's take on Richie Sadlier is like a spaced-out Bono

Their Darragh Maloney character is terrific though.

# second-captains - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Second Captains sign contract extension at the Irish Times

They never go home, those boys.

# second-captains - Sunday 22 June, 2014

The Second Captains lads are back on our airwaves tonight with their new GAA show

Second Captains Championship starts tonight at 6pm on RTE Radio 1.

# second-captains - Friday 6 June, 2014

Second Captains move the dial to RTÉ with return to radio

The former Newstalk crew’ will have a new show throughout the summer.

# second-captains - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Simon Hick column: Penney era a step backwards, but glory days won't be easy to revive for Foley

The bootroom philosophy of appointing coaches can work, but will it work in Munster?

# second-captains - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Simon Hick column: Irish rugby is in the middle of a golden age

Thanks to a remarkable generation of players, the Ireland team is in the midst of its ‘Alex Ferguson era’.

# second-captains - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Simon Hick column: No such thing as the 'Joe Schmidt style'

Rather than fuss over pretty patterns, the Kiwi coach is figuring out new ways to win each game.

# second-captains - Friday 24 January, 2014

Second Captains get green light for another RTÉ TV series

They never go home those boys.

# second-captains - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Shane Curran to warm up for Connacht championship by working in Iraq

St Brigid’s goalkeeper heads abroad next week before his club start their provincial title defence next week.

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