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# on-the-box - Monday 13 January, 2020

TV Wrap - Declan Rice the latest caught out as VAR fury hits boiling point
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TV Wrap - Declan Rice the latest caught out as VAR fury hits boiling point

Jan 13th 2020, 5:24 PM 9,600 Views 9 Comments

Elsewhere, Joe Brolly has made a surprise return to television punditry.

# on-the-box - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

RTÉ announce 2020 league coverage details, starting with All-Ireland final rematch
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RTÉ announce 2020 league coverage details, starting with All-Ireland final rematch

Jan 8th 2020, 2:24 PM 9,324 Views 3 Comments

The national broadcaster will again show some league clashes live.

# on-the-box - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

TV Wrap - The top 10 sporting TV moments of 2019
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TV Wrap - The top 10 sporting TV moments of 2019

Dec 25th 2019, 8:00 PM 23,974 Views 9 Comments

Drum roll please, as we celebrate the best in television analysis, entertainment…and eejitry.

# on-the-box - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

15 live games across 7 weekends - eir sport announce 2020 league coverage details
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15 live games across 7 weekends - eir sport announce 2020 league coverage details

Dec 10th 2019, 1:50 PM 12,432 Views 4 Comments

A mouthwatering triple-header kicks eir’s football and hurling league coverage off, as they feature 16 counties.

# on-the-box - Monday 9 December, 2019

TV Wrap - Neville calls out Boris Johnson in high point for Sky's football coverage
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TV Wrap - Neville calls out Boris Johnson in high point for Sky's football coverage

Dec 9th 2019, 5:00 PM 50,667 Views 51 Comments

The British Prime Minister also bewilderingly claimed that a World Cup co-hosted in Ireland would be ‘bringing football home.’

New documentary tells tale of how Brian Kerr led a team of Bohs and Pat's players to Gaddafi's Libya
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New documentary tells tale of how Brian Kerr led a team of Bohs and Pat's players to Gaddafi's Libya

Dec 9th 2019, 8:45 AM 19,093 Views 11 Comments

In League with Gaddafi is on RTÉ One tonight at 9.35pm.

# on-the-box - Thursday 5 December, 2019

TV Wrap - A bit of the old magic remains as Dunphy, Brady and Giles reunite
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TV Wrap - A bit of the old magic remains as Dunphy, Brady and Giles reunite

Dec 5th 2019, 12:00 PM 33,504 Views 28 Comments

The band got back together for Irish fans as Amazon assembled English pundits in a kind of Tekken menu.

# on-the-box - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Where can you watch Amazon Prime's live Premier League games in Ireland?
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Where can you watch Amazon Prime's live Premier League games in Ireland?

Dec 3rd 2019, 8:01 PM 83,122 Views 41 Comments

Starting this midweek, the games will be available on Premier Sports – here are the details.

# on-the-box - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'I've been threatened to be killed' - have a look at this trailer for a documentary about the Sunday Game
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'I've been threatened to be killed' - have a look at this trailer for a documentary about the Sunday Game

Nov 30th 2019, 10:57 PM 17,572 Views 10 Comments

‘Sunday Best: 40 Years of The Sunday Game’ will be aired on RTÉ One this Wednesday.

# on-the-box - Monday 11 November, 2019

TV Wrap - Poppy displays hit new heights of absurdity while Jose anoints Liverpool as champions
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TV Wrap - Poppy displays hit new heights of absurdity while Jose anoints Liverpool as champions

Nov 11th 2019, 12:00 PM 52,757 Views 50 Comments

Elsewhere, Arsene Wenger turned up alongside Richard Keys and Andy Gray.

# on-the-box - Thursday 7 November, 2019

TV Wrap - A requiem for Aertel and Page 220
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TV Wrap - A requiem for Aertel and Page 220

Nov 7th 2019, 9:30 PM 42,484 Views 63 Comments

The service is being shuttered by RTÉ, so we remember its heyday.

# on-the-box - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

TV Wrap - Little sympathy for Granit Xhaka as Keane goes in two-footed on Spurs
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TV Wrap - Little sympathy for Granit Xhaka as Keane goes in two-footed on Spurs

Oct 29th 2019, 6:00 AM 9,770 Views 7 Comments

Ian Wright was among those to criticise the Arsenal captain, and called for the player to apologise.

# on-the-box - Friday 18 October, 2019

Record audience across the globe as 2019 Women's World Cup watched by over 1 billion people
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Record audience across the globe as 2019 Women's World Cup watched by over 1 billion people

Oct 18th 2019, 12:00 PM 2,998 Views 2 Comments

Fifa have released some interesting data in the wake of this summer’s history-making tournament.

# on-the-box - Thursday 17 October, 2019

RTÉ to televise Dublin club football semi-final double-header
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RTÉ to televise Dublin club football semi-final double-header

Oct 17th 2019, 4:19 PM 12,804 Views 14 Comments

On the weekend of 26/27 October, the Cork football and Kilkenny hurling finals will also receive TV billing.

# on-the-box - Monday 7 October, 2019

TV Wrap - BBC let themselves down on risible week for athletics in Doha
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TV Wrap - BBC let themselves down on risible week for athletics in Doha

Oct 7th 2019, 12:00 PM 71,204 Views 58 Comments

Seb Coe told Gabby Logan to ‘go back to Match of the Day’, but the Beeb’s coverage wasn’t nearly as harsh as it ought to have been.

# on-the-box - Thursday 3 October, 2019

TV Wrap - Eddie O'Sullivan sticks the boot in as others stress the 'work-ons' after fitful Irish win
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TV Wrap - Eddie O'Sullivan sticks the boot in as others stress the 'work-ons' after fitful Irish win

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 9:34 PM 62,926 Views 76 Comments

Jamie Heaslip and Brent Pope were reaching for the positives after a stuttering World Cup win.

# on-the-box - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Donegal, Antrim and Clare club games get RTÉ and TG4 coverage this weekend
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Donegal, Antrim and Clare club games get RTÉ and TG4 coverage this weekend

Sep 24th 2019, 4:48 PM 8,693 Views 2 Comments

Ryan McHugh, Neil McManus and Podge Collins are involved in big games for their respective sides.

# on-the-box - Monday 23 September, 2019

TV Wrap - Jamie Heaslip steps up to the plate as RTÉ's World Cup coverage gets off to a flyer
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TV Wrap - Jamie Heaslip steps up to the plate as RTÉ's World Cup coverage gets off to a flyer

Sep 23rd 2019, 3:00 PM 67,851 Views 60 Comments

There has been some highly-watchable tension between the ex-Irish star and Eddie O’Sullivan.

# on-the-box - Friday 20 September, 2019

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

Sep 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 29,066 Views 15 Comments

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

# on-the-box - Monday 16 September, 2019

Over 1.1 million people watched Dublin's All-Ireland final replay win over Kerry
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Over 1.1 million people watched Dublin's All-Ireland final replay win over Kerry

Sep 16th 2019, 1:41 PM 15,760 Views 52 Comments

There were also record numbers for the ladies football finals on TG4.

TV Wrap - Brolly's absence shows the similarities between Sky and RTÉ's All-Ireland final coverage
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TV Wrap - Brolly's absence shows the similarities between Sky and RTÉ's All-Ireland final coverage

Sep 16th 2019, 12:00 PM 58,895 Views 34 Comments

The two broadcasters have learned from each other and now there’s little difference in their approach.

# on-the-box - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

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

Sep 11th 2019, 4:36 PM 6,720 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.’

# on-the-box - Monday 9 September, 2019

TV Wrap - Cartoonish rage and unfair comments overshadow Keane's interesting side at Bord Gáis Theatre
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TV Wrap - Cartoonish rage and unfair comments overshadow Keane's interesting side at Bord Gáis Theatre

Sep 9th 2019, 3:36 PM 38,643 Views 77 Comments

The Irish legend has caused ructions with comments about Jon Walters and Alex Ferguson at an Off The Ball event with Gary Neville.

# on-the-box - Monday 2 September, 2019

TV Wrap - RTÉ analysis veers toward a circus as Kerry assert old swagger against the Dubs
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TV Wrap - RTÉ analysis veers toward a circus as Kerry assert old swagger against the Dubs

Sep 2nd 2019, 9:30 PM 69,420 Views 64 Comments

There was much disagreement over Johnny Cooper’s red card, while Pat Spillane talked about ‘unknown unknowns.’

# on-the-box - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Here's what we know about Darklands, the new 'ultra-violent' gangland drama set in Bray
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Here's what we know about Darklands, the new 'ultra-violent' gangland drama set in Bray

Sep 1st 2019, 11:00 AM 39,883 Views 16 Comments

The show is written by Cardboard Gangsters writer Mark O’Connor.

# on-the-box - Thursday 22 August, 2019

RTÉ announces deal to show All-Ireland club championships for first time
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RTÉ announces deal to show All-Ireland club championships for first time

Aug 22nd 2019, 2:30 PM 26,578 Views 28 Comments

The national broadcaster enters the club market alongside TG4 this Autumn.

# on-the-box - Thursday 15 August, 2019

ITV4 to show Barcelona's La Liga opener in continuation of rights deal
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ITV4 to show Barcelona's La Liga opener in continuation of rights deal

Aug 15th 2019, 9:11 PM 9,762 Views 8 Comments

The broadcaster screened weekly matches for the final months of the last campaign.

# on-the-box - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Mickey Harte: Sky's introduction to GAA has resulted in 'more insightful analysis'
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Mickey Harte: Sky's introduction to GAA has resulted in 'more insightful analysis'

Updated Aug 6th 2019, 9:35 PM 39,718 Views 62 Comments

The Tyrone boss dismisses the common refrain that all big games should be free-to-air.

TV Wrap - Amazon's stunning new football docuseries an antidote to Premier League nonsense
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TV Wrap - Amazon's stunning new football docuseries an antidote to Premier League nonsense

Aug 6th 2019, 3:02 PM 28,747 Views 17 Comments

The streaming service has — in partnership with Starbucks — released a new six-part series of films called This is Football.

# on-the-box - Monday 29 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Donal Óg draws in mention of the Brits as The Sunday Game finds itself in a culture war
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TV Wrap - Donal Óg draws in mention of the Brits as The Sunday Game finds itself in a culture war

Jul 29th 2019, 5:00 PM 46,972 Views 55 Comments

‘The last remnants of British culture on these islands’ got the blame for criticism of the sweeper system in hurling.

Crunch Super 8s clash between Mayo and Donegal set for Sky Sports coverage
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Crunch Super 8s clash between Mayo and Donegal set for Sky Sports coverage

Jul 29th 2019, 11:31 AM 16,038 Views 18 Comments

The TV details for this weekend’s football games have been confirmed.

# on-the-box - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Sky unveil pricing details of new package that includes BT Sport
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Sky unveil pricing details of new package that includes BT Sport

Jul 24th 2019, 3:40 PM 59,536 Views 55 Comments

‘Sports Extra’ will carry BT Sport and Premier Sport in Ireland, meaning a record 233 Premier League matches will be available live.

# on-the-box - Monday 22 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Shane Lowry reminds us why we love sport in stunning Open triumph
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TV Wrap - Shane Lowry reminds us why we love sport in stunning Open triumph

Updated Jul 22nd 2019, 5:13 PM 23,954 Views 14 Comments

Elsewhere, a Sky commentator claimed Lowry as British while Rory McIlroy was left on the verge of tears after a cruel return to Royal Portrush.

# on-the-box - Monday 15 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Amazing tennis and cricket drama shows importance of keeping sport free-to-air
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TV Wrap - Amazing tennis and cricket drama shows importance of keeping sport free-to-air

Jul 15th 2019, 5:00 PM 21,613 Views 26 Comments

Elsewhere, viewers were annoyed by the Sunday Game. Again.

# on-the-box - Monday 8 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Live coverage of women's World Cup goes a long way to silencing critics
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TV Wrap - Live coverage of women's World Cup goes a long way to silencing critics

Jul 8th 2019, 8:13 PM 22,997 Views 27 Comments

Elsewhere, a few classic Irish tropes emerged on The Sunday Game.

All football Super 8s games and hurling quarter-finals to be televised this weekend despite clashes
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All football Super 8s games and hurling quarter-finals to be televised this weekend despite clashes

Jul 8th 2019, 12:00 PM 37,388 Views 29 Comments

Get ready for a huge weekend of mouth-watering GAA action.

# on-the-box - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Eir Sport announce live TV coverage for four European games involving Irish clubs
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Eir Sport announce live TV coverage for four European games involving Irish clubs

Jul 3rd 2019, 12:34 PM 4,909 Views 4 Comments

It’s good news if you’re a supporter of Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers or St Patrick’s Athletic.

# on-the-box - Monday 1 July, 2019

TV Wrap - Phil Neville's bluster and ego sets up RTÉ's must-watch World Cup coverage
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TV Wrap - Phil Neville's bluster and ego sets up RTÉ's must-watch World Cup coverage

Updated Jul 1st 2019, 9:37 PM 48,393 Views 50 Comments

The England boss has been the breakout star, and thankfully, TG4 and the state broadcaster have been around to bring it to us.

# on-the-box - Monday 3 June, 2019

TV Wrap - Jose and Arsene come together to star on Champions League final night
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TV Wrap - Jose and Arsene come together to star on Champions League final night

Jun 3rd 2019, 9:30 AM 40,271 Views 44 Comments

Once enemies, Mourinho and Wenger were the stars of the show as Michael Owen painted the town beige on BT Sport.

# on-the-box - Monday 27 May, 2019

TV Wrap: Too much well-worn talk, not enough action on The Sunday Game
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TV Wrap: Too much well-worn talk, not enough action on The Sunday Game

May 27th 2019, 1:36 PM 10,260 Views 6 Comments

The best argument for tiering the football championships is that it will end the talk of tiering the football championships.