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TV Wrap - A requiem for Aertel and Page 220
The service is being shuttered by RTÉ, so we remember its heyday.
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TV Wrap - Little sympathy for Granit Xhaka as Keane goes in two-footed on Spurs
Ian Wright was among those to criticise the Arsenal captain, and called for the player to apologise.
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Record audience across the globe as 2019 Women's World Cup watched by over 1 billion people
Fifa have released some interesting data in the wake of this summer’s history-making tournament.
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RTÉ to televise Dublin club football semi-final double-header
On the weekend of 26/27 October, the Cork football and Kilkenny hurling finals will also receive TV billing.
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TV Wrap - BBC let themselves down on risible week for athletics in Doha
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.
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TV Wrap - Eddie O'Sullivan sticks the boot in as others stress the 'work-ons' after fitful Irish win
Jamie Heaslip and Brent Pope were reaching for the positives after a stuttering World Cup win.
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Donegal, Antrim and Clare club games get RTÉ and TG4 coverage this weekend
Ryan McHugh, Neil McManus and Podge Collins are involved in big games for their respective sides.
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TV Wrap - Jamie Heaslip steps up to the plate as RTÉ's World Cup coverage gets off to a flyer
There has been some highly-watchable tension between the ex-Irish star and Eddie O’Sullivan.
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RWC TV Guide: The games and pundits you'll be watching across RTÉ, eir Sport and ITV
It’s time to watch too much rugby. so here are all the details you’ll need.
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Over 1.1 million people watched Dublin's All-Ireland final replay win over Kerry
There were also record numbers for the ladies football finals on TG4.
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TV Wrap - Brolly's absence shows the similarities between Sky and RTÉ's All-Ireland final coverage
The two broadcasters have learned from each other and now there’s little difference in their approach.
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From Cardiff heartache to the presenter's chair, Bowe relishing new World Cup role
‘It’s going to be mad and intense but it’s presenting a World Cup. It’s a bit of a dream.’
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TV Wrap - Cartoonish rage and unfair comments overshadow Keane's interesting side at Bord Gáis Theatre
The Irish legend has caused ructions with comments about Jon Walters and Alex Ferguson at an Off The Ball event with Gary Neville.
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TV Wrap - RTÉ analysis veers toward a circus as Kerry assert old swagger against the Dubs
There was much disagreement over Johnny Cooper’s red card, while Pat Spillane talked about ‘unknown unknowns.’
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Here's what we know about Darklands, the new 'ultra-violent' gangland drama set in Bray
The show is written by Cardboard Gangsters writer Mark O’Connor.
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RTÉ announces deal to show All-Ireland club championships for first time
The national broadcaster enters the club market alongside TG4 this Autumn.
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ITV4 to show Barcelona's La Liga opener in continuation of rights deal
The broadcaster screened weekly matches for the final months of the last campaign.
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Mickey Harte: Sky's introduction to GAA has resulted in 'more insightful analysis'
The Tyrone boss dismisses the common refrain that all big games should be free-to-air.
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TV Wrap - Amazon's stunning new football docuseries an antidote to Premier League nonsense
The streaming service has — in partnership with Starbucks — released a new six-part series of films called This is Football.
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TV Wrap - Donal Óg draws in mention of the Brits as The Sunday Game finds itself in a culture war
‘The last remnants of British culture on these islands’ got the blame for criticism of the sweeper system in hurling.
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Crunch Super 8s clash between Mayo and Donegal set for Sky Sports coverage
The TV details for this weekend’s football games have been confirmed.
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Sky unveil pricing details of new package that includes BT Sport
‘Sports Extra’ will carry BT Sport and Premier Sport in Ireland, meaning a record 233 Premier League matches will be available live.
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TV Wrap - Shane Lowry reminds us why we love sport in stunning Open triumph
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.
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TV Wrap - Amazing tennis and cricket drama shows importance of keeping sport free-to-air
Elsewhere, viewers were annoyed by the Sunday Game. Again.
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TV Wrap - Live coverage of women's World Cup goes a long way to silencing critics
Elsewhere, a few classic Irish tropes emerged on The Sunday Game.
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All football Super 8s games and hurling quarter-finals to be televised this weekend despite clashes
Get ready for a huge weekend of mouth-watering GAA action.
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Eir Sport announce live TV coverage for four European games involving Irish clubs
It’s good news if you’re a supporter of Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers or St Patrick’s Athletic.
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TV Wrap - Phil Neville's bluster and ego sets up RTÉ's must-watch World Cup coverage
The England boss has been the breakout star, and thankfully, TG4 and the state broadcaster have been around to bring it to us.
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TV Wrap - Jose and Arsene come together to star on Champions League final night
Once enemies, Mourinho and Wenger were the stars of the show as Michael Owen painted the town beige on BT Sport.
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TV Wrap: Too much well-worn talk, not enough action on The Sunday Game
The best argument for tiering the football championships is that it will end the talk of tiering the football championships.
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Good news for rugby fans as Pro14 final to be shown free-to-air
TG4 will show live coverage of Leinster’s clash with Glasgow Warriors this weekend.
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TV Wrap: BBC struggle to liven up another boring Manchester City triumph
Gary Lineker would have been better off saying ‘another win for the bloodless and efficient use of capital’ and cutting straight to the Eurovision.
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TV Wrap: The Sunday Game returns with a new approach and an age-old trait
For all of its new gadgets and approach, the show still left lots of people annoyed.
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Where to watch Saturday's Champions Cup final as Leinster chase history
The game is available live on free-to-air TV on Virgin Media.
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TV Wrap: Even Jose Mourinho swoons for Liverpool on remarkable Anfield night
George Hamilton got his prediction (almost) right while Jurgen Klopp was stuck for words.
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TV Wrap: Keane shows Neville how to do it in compelling Sky Sports appearance
While Neville is a much better analyst, Keane proved more adept at talking about Manchester United.
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Dara Ó Cinnéide's new TV series looks at the worth and value of GAA - and how it's changing
GAA Eile begins tonight at 8.30pm on RTÉ One.
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From provincial action to All-Ireland finals - Sky announce 2019 GAA coverage
It’s nearly that time of year again…
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TV Wrap: BT Sport make a holy show of themselves with Billy Vunipola comments
Meanwhile, Paul Merson serves up the best bit of telly all week.
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TV Wrap: More Kerry jerseys at the Masters while Tiger doesn't cry and Healy-Rae moans
Woods was subjected to a bizarre Butler Cabin interview after his remarkable triumph, while the FAI story became about one man.