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#eir close calls

# eir-close-calls - Friday 26 January, 2018

Live: Johnny Doyle previews the GAA league openers this weekend
# Eir Close Calls
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# Eir Close Calls

Live: Johnny Doyle previews the GAA league openers this weekend

Jan 26th 2018, 11:50 AM 4,655 Views 1 Comment

The former Kildare captain joins Gavan Casey and Kevin O’Brien to look at the big talking points as the league gets underway.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 19 January, 2018

Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations
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From The42
# Eir Close Calls

Ulster need to "build momentum" this weekend before losing key players during Six Nations

Updated Jan 19th 2018, 4:00 PM 4,277 Views 1 Comment

It’s a big weekend for Munster and Ulster as they attempt to clinch quarter-final spots.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 12 January, 2018

'The biggest test of City's defence' - Liverpool still a threat despite Coutinho loss
# Oh Mane Mane
From The42
# Oh Mane Mane

'The biggest test of City's defence' - Liverpool still a threat despite Coutinho loss

Updated Jan 12th 2018, 1:28 PM 6,699 Views 51 Comments

We’re joined by ESPN’s Mark Ogden and Dermot Corrigan to preview this weekend’s match between Liverpool and Manchester City.

# eir-close-calls - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Would a loss in El Clasico put Zidane in hot water this weekend? Or has the club legend a bit more leeway?
# Eir Close Calls
From The42
# Eir Close Calls

Would a loss in El Clasico put Zidane in hot water this weekend? Or has the club legend a bit more leeway?

Updated Dec 21st 2017, 3:55 PM 4,763 Views 9 Comments

Madrid-based Dermot Corrigan joins Gavan and Ryan to preview one of the biggest games in football.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 15 December, 2017

'They're a bloody good team' - Healy expecting Exeter to arrive in Dublin with a point to prove after last week's dog fight
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# Close Calls

'They're a bloody good team' - Healy expecting Exeter to arrive in Dublin with a point to prove after last week's dog fight

Updated Dec 15th 2017, 2:26 PM 5,085 Views 1 Comment

We get insight from Cian Healy and Johne Murphy on this week’s episode of Close Calls.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 17 November, 2017

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer
# Close Calls
From The42
# Close Calls

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer

Nov 17th 2017, 9:14 PM 4,501 Views 2 Comments

The 4-0 pro boxer confirmed the news to The42 on Close Calls earlier today.

# eir-close-calls - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Predict the correct score in tonight's World Cup qualifier and win a copy of The42's new book
# Eir Close Calls
From The42
# Eir Close Calls

Predict the correct score in tonight's World Cup qualifier and win a copy of The42's new book

Nov 14th 2017, 1:24 PM 4,708 Views 92 Comments

Just Denmark stand between the Boys in Green and the World Cup.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 10 November, 2017

'People will be cursing our luck that Glenn Whelan is coming in but he's done a job for us before'
# Close Calls
From The42
# Close Calls

'People will be cursing our luck that Glenn Whelan is coming in but he's done a job for us before'

Nov 10th 2017, 11:10 PM 6,853 Views 20 Comments

We looked ahead to the big game in the latest episode of Close Calls.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 3 November, 2017

Predict the correct score in the FAI Cup final and win a The42 goodie-bag
# Eir Close Calls
From The42
# Eir Close Calls

Predict the correct score in the FAI Cup final and win a The42 goodie-bag

Updated Nov 3rd 2017, 3:21 PM 5,341 Views 44 Comments

Head over to our Close Calls Facebook Live to enter.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 27 October, 2017

'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee
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From The42
# Eir Close Calls

'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee

Updated Oct 27th 2017, 3:10 PM 4,691 Views 3 Comments

The former WBO middleweight title holder joined us on Close Calls to discuss the bout.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 20 October, 2017

'It would be very hard for the IRFU to justify not having a full-time coach if they're serious about it'
# Eddie O'Sullivan
From The42
# Eddie O'Sullivan

'It would be very hard for the IRFU to justify not having a full-time coach if they're serious about it'

Oct 20th 2017, 5:35 PM 3,442 Views 4 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan joined Gavan Casey and Ryan Bailey on Close Calls to discuss the controversy surrounding the vacant women’s head coach job.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 13 October, 2017

'I do wonder if Man United are as good as the scorelines suggest'
# Big Numbers
From The42
# Big Numbers

'I do wonder if Man United are as good as the scorelines suggest'

Oct 13th 2017, 7:05 PM 12,681 Views 37 Comments

The numbers may be showing Man United in a good light, according to Miguel Delaney, after their favourable run of games in the early part of this year’s Premier League.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 6 October, 2017

'I kept hearing about style of play - Ireland have performed the same way since I've been alive'
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

'I kept hearing about style of play - Ireland have performed the same way since I've been alive'

Oct 6th 2017, 5:58 PM 7,364 Views 7 Comments

Darren O’Dea joined Close Calls to give his thoughts on Martin O’Neill’s new contract, team selection, and Ireland’s final qualifiers.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 8 September, 2017

'Without Gemma, I would unfortunately think Kilkenny will edge it'
# Repeat Or Revenge
From The42
# Repeat Or Revenge

'Without Gemma, I would unfortunately think Kilkenny will edge it'

Updated Sep 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 23,354 Views 21 Comments

Four-time All-Ireland winners Jenny O’Leary and Anna Geary join Sinéad O’Carroll and Gavan Casey to preview Sunday’s camogie decider.

# eir-close-calls - Saturday 2 September, 2017

'The over-reliance on Joe Canning is gone and I'm just about giving the nod to Galway in a very tight game'
# Throw It In
From The42
# Throw It In

'The over-reliance on Joe Canning is gone and I'm just about giving the nod to Galway in a very tight game'

Sep 2nd 2017, 9:10 AM 21,696 Views 491 Comments

Shane McGrath and Jackie Tyrrell were up for the match on Close Calls with eir Sports.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 25 August, 2017

'Every time he misses Mayweather he's going to lose energy. I see a stoppage in six or seven rounds'
# Close Calls
From The42
# Close Calls

'Every time he misses Mayweather he's going to lose energy. I see a stoppage in six or seven rounds'

Aug 25th 2017, 10:40 PM 48,702 Views 104 Comments

Eric Donovan, Jason Quigley, ‘Irish’ Joe Duffy and John Kavanagh drop knowledge bombs ahead of the big one in Vegas.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 18 August, 2017

'I'd like to see Lee Keegan in midfield': Paul Kerrigan previews Sunday's big Kerry v Mayo clash
# Close Calls
From The42
# Close Calls

'I'd like to see Lee Keegan in midfield': Paul Kerrigan previews Sunday's big Kerry v Mayo clash

Aug 18th 2017, 7:20 PM 6,139 Views 20 Comments

Cork’s football captain was the guest on this week’s episode of The42′s Close Calls.

# eir-close-calls - Friday 11 August, 2017

Win a trip to a Premier League game on our new weekly video show
# Hotline Rings
From The42
# Hotline Rings

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

Aug 11th 2017, 12:35 PM 2,767 Views 50 Comments

We’ll be previewing the season this afternoon.