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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Punditry

This year
Liam Brady's RTÉ departure marks the end of a certain style of punditry
The Ireland legend worked on his final show during the latest international window.
All time
The42 Rugby Weekly: TV coverage, punditry, and the Champions Cup final
Bernard Jackman joined Gavan Casey and Murray Kinsella to discuss working on live games.
'The decision on Joe Brolly’s contract was taken before the first drawn game' - RTÉ Head of Sport
Declan McBennett has outlined the reasons why an RTÉ pundit would not have their contract renewed.
O'Mahony criticises Cavanagh's comments on Kerry fans and Mickey Harte
“I just think it was a bit of a cheap shot,” Aidan O’Mahony said about Sean Cavanagh’s recent remarks on the Tyrone manager.
1982 World Cup winner suspended from TV punditry over sexist remarks
The announcement came after Fulvio Collovati said women could not ‘speak about tactics’.
Darren Fletcher had an impressive debut on MNF last night
The former Manchester United and Scotland midfielder spoke well about Paul Pogba, Virgil van Dijk and his own health problems.
'It kept me mentally occupied... I wasn't just sitting around twiddling my thumbs'
Stephanie Roche talks injuries, Italy, punditry and her lifelong dream with Ireland.
'I'm entitled to an opinion... If you don't like what I say, don't f***ing watch me.
At 65, Graeme Souness remains one of the game’s most abrasive and respected pundits.
'If they’ve knowledge of the game, why does it matter who is talking about this sport?'
Arsenal and Ireland defender Louise Quinn on female pundits and making her RTÉ Soccer debut.
'YouTube what Eamon has got away with over the years - that's why people love watching him'
Damien Duff and others on what differentiates the RTÉ panel from their competitors.
Inter-county not a chore, Mayo going again, a Galway hurling role and punditry
The ex-Mayo boss will be keeping a close eye as the 2017 action unfolds.
'I call it being a proper mate, being loyal': Duff uneasy sitting on RTÉ panel for Ireland games
The former winger is keeping himself busy post-retirement, including training for the Dublin Marathon.
'I've been to watch French football but it's so boring' - Dunne on punditry and retirement in Monaco
Former Ireland centre-half Richard Dunne is the latest ex-player to try his hand at working in the Irish media.
End of an era: John Giles to leave RTÉ football panel after Euro 2016
The former Ireland boss is to leave his role as ‘Senior Analyst.’
Carragher & Redknapp re-enacted one of 2015's most memorable punditry moments tonight
The former Liverpool midfielder did his best Thierry Henry impression this evening.
Opinion: Craig Bellamy shows potential to be Gary Neville's long-term successor
The Welshman made his debut on Monday Night Football last night.
Is there a big difference between doing football punditry on British and Irish TV?
John Hartson and Connor Morris of Setanta Sports give their takes on this oft-discussed topic.
9 reasons why we're excited about Roy Keane's return to punditry
The Ireland assistant boss is set to be part of ITV’s coverage of Chelsea v PSG.
George Hook's tweet about the 'great pleasure' of having a poo is reason to ban Twitter forever
Shut it down. SHUT IT DOWN.
Ronan O'Gara tells George Hook to 'pull down' his pants
The RTÉ panel were in good form while watching the Italy-Ireland game yesterday.
Roy Keane: ‘Being called a w**ker for two hours is a lot’
The United legend was speaking to a 650-strong crowd at Lancashire County Cricket Club in Manchester.
Joe Brolly needs to 'examine his conscience' when it comes to GAA punditry - Shane Curran
In his new autobiography ‘Cake’, Curran has highlighted the problem of pundits fuelling the online ‘trolling’ of GAA players.
You'll be seeing a lot more of Paul Scholes on your TV screens this season
The former Manchester United midfielder has signed up with BT Sport AND ITV as a pundit.
'Your time will come, baby': Aprés Match nailed the never-ending Dunphy v Cunningham rivalry
The RTÉ pundit parody is churning out some excellent work at this particular moment in time.
Alan Hansen is leaving MOTD after 22 years, so here are some of his best bits
The Scot appeared on the highlights programme for the final time last night.
Kevin Phillips hilariously struggles to pronounce Gylfi Sigurdsson
Who in God’s name is Silev Gudjedsen?
VIDEO: Gary Neville compares 4-4-2 with Opal Fruits on MNF
We would have gone for the Marathon bar to Snickers analogy ourselves.
15 moments to remember from The Sunday Game in 2013
It’s not on TV tonight but here’s the recap of the big incidents throughout the summer.
'No one grows up wanting to be a Gary Neville' - Carragher on MNF
The Sky Sports pair also gave their opinion on the Scholes, Lampard and Gerrard debate.
Bill O'Herlihy says FF and FG should consider going into coalition
The broadcaster said Ireland’s Civil War-based divisions have become a “damaging anachronism”.
Armagh boss Paul Grimley hits back at Joe Brolly's criticism
Grimley described Brolly as ‘not an analyst, he’s an entertainer’.
Owen hopes to follow example of punditry poster-boy Neville
Michael Owen begins life as a co-commentator when he kicks off the new season on BT Sport.
8 of the best quotes on the opening day of the 2013 Sunday Game
Love them or loathe them but the pundits were in fine form today.
11 reasons we're glad The Sunday Game is back
There’s something to watch on TV tonight.
'You've jumped over the fence baby': Here are our 12 favourite moments featuring the RTE panel
Click through and see if you agree with our choices.
CHART: The average TV pundit's Euro 2012 thought process
You can expect to find a few of these on the RTE studio floor this summer…
Sideline Cut: In defence of the noble GAA pundit
GAA analysts entertain and inform, writes Newstalk’s Ciaran Murphy, so why do they get such a bad rap?