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#second captains

# second-captains - Saturday 13 August, 2022

Mick Lynch says Irish people have told him his message is ‘really resonating’
# Mick Lynch
# Mick Lynch

Mick Lynch says Irish people have told him his message is ‘really resonating’

Aug 13th 2022, 6:11 PM 39,120 Views 22 Comments

The RMT union boss has been a voice for workers’ rights and increased wages amid a cost-of-living crisis.

# second-captains - Sunday 9 May, 2021

'I do not want any other child, any other young person or athlete to go through what I went through'
# Breaking The Taboo
From The42
# Breaking The Taboo

'I do not want any other child, any other young person or athlete to go through what I went through'

May 9th 2021, 10:00 AM 43,154 Views 2 Comments

Psychotherapist Karen Leach shares her lived experience and explains why more must be done to prevent children being harmed.

# second-captains - Sunday 2 August, 2020

The Second Captain who went in search of George Gibney and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
From The42
# Essential Reading

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

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:30 AM 9,832 Views 0 Comments

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
# Second Captains
From The42
# Second Captains

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

Sep 26th 2018, 6:15 AM 14,828 Views 23 Comments

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

# second-captains - Sunday 2 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 2nd 2018, 10:32 AM 9,543 Views 0 Comments

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
# Second Captains
From The42
# Second Captains

Harrington and McDowell named as European vice captains for Ryder Cup

May 22nd 2018, 3:00 PM 14,403 Views 5 Comments

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

# second-captains - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 3rd 2018, 2:00 PM 4,968 Views 1 Comment

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

# second-captains - Friday 12 May, 2017

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

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

May 12th 2017, 10:24 AM 26,739 Views 22 Comments

“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

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

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

Feb 11th 2017, 7:00 AM 20,320 Views 24 Comments

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
# They Never Go Home
From The42
# They Never Go Home

Second Captains announce daily podcasts with introduction of new world service

Feb 6th 2017, 3:15 PM 29,275 Views 78 Comments

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
# Media
From The42
# Media

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

Dec 23rd 2015, 8:00 PM 20,031 Views 39 Comments

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
# Double Standards
From The42
# Double Standards

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

Nov 12th 2015, 4:11 PM 17,182 Views 18 Comments

“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
# Inspirational
From The42
# Inspirational

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

Oct 29th 2015, 12:18 AM 8,935 Views 2 Comments

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
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

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

Aug 5th 2015, 5:35 PM 6,720 Views 33 Comments

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
# Listen Up
From The42
# Listen Up

6 football podcasts you should subscribe to this season

Aug 3rd 2015, 8:30 AM 23,774 Views 27 Comments

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
# Tough Calls
From The42
# Tough Calls

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

May 6th 2015, 11:53 PM 13,692 Views 14 Comments

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
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

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

Apr 30th 2015, 11:37 AM 10,029 Views 9 Comments

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
# Auction
From The42
# Auction

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

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:11 AM 16,343 Views 23 Comments

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
# Podcasts
From The42
# Podcasts

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

Apr 21st 2015, 7:20 AM 7,406 Views 14 Comments

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
# Home Or Away?
From The42
# Home Or Away?

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

Apr 16th 2015, 6:20 PM 5,163 Views 1 Comment

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
# Male Grooming
From The42
# Male Grooming

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

Apr 16th 2015, 12:02 AM 11,238 Views 5 Comments

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?
# Humblebrag
From The42
# Humblebrag

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

Apr 15th 2015, 12:10 PM 14,874 Views 34 Comments

Number one, number 13. Whatever.

# second-captains - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Everyone fell in love with Ciaran McDonald all over again last night
# Second Coming
From The42
# Second Coming

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

Apr 9th 2015, 12:13 PM 30,877 Views 32 Comments

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
# THIS IS AN OUTRAGE
From The42
# THIS IS AN OUTRAGE

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

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:46 AM 13,177 Views 33 Comments

Well, now we know why they called him Chippy.

# second-captains - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Anyone spot the not-so-subtle Second Captains promo on Channel 4's new sitcom?
# Slide Into Your Screen Like
From The Daily Edge
# Slide Into Your Screen Like

Anyone spot the not-so-subtle Second Captains promo on Channel 4's new sitcom?

Feb 3rd 2015, 9:17 AM 4,387 Views 1 Comment

Chancers.

# second-captains - Monday 15 December, 2014

'If he'd managed to hold on, I'd have punched myself out' - Andy Lee
# And New...
From The42
# And New...

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

Dec 15th 2014, 5:52 PM 14,815 Views 30 Comments

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'
# Bouncing Back
From The42
# Bouncing Back

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

Nov 20th 2014, 10:05 AM 24,447 Views 7 Comments

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

# second-captains - Monday 3 November, 2014

Miss the excellent Second Captains Live discussion on homosexuality in sport?
# They Never Go Home
From The42
# They Never Go Home

Miss the excellent Second Captains Live discussion on homosexuality in sport?

Nov 3rd 2014, 8:11 PM 7,241 Views 5 Comments

We’ve got it here.

# second-captains - Thursday 16 October, 2014

'When I got my chance I gave it to him'  -- Kieran Donaghy on that Joe Brolly outburst
# Second Captains
From The42
# Second Captains

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

Oct 16th 2014, 10:13 AM 6,598 Views 3 Comments

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
# Telly Gold
From The42
# Telly Gold

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

Oct 14th 2014, 4:22 PM 4,534 Views 0 Comments

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
# New Season
From The42
# New Season

Second Captains Live makes solid outing on third series return

Oct 9th 2014, 12:11 PM 6,391 Views 6 Comments

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?
# Good Wall
From The42
# Good Wall

Quiz: Which Second Captains presenter are you?

Oct 8th 2014, 11:59 AM 11,377 Views 28 Comments

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
# First Captain
From The42
# First Captain

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

Oct 4th 2014, 10:00 AM 10,188 Views 12 Comments

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
# Casual Banter
From The42
# Casual Banter

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

Jun 30th 2014, 10:57 AM 10,831 Views 4 Comments

Their Darragh Maloney character is terrific though.

# second-captains - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Second Captains sign contract extension at the Irish Times
# Second Coming
From The42
# Second Coming

Second Captains sign contract extension at the Irish Times

Jun 25th 2014, 4:09 PM 4,574 Views 12 Comments

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
# SC GAA
From The42
# SC GAA

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

Jun 22nd 2014, 6:45 AM 5,864 Views 4 Comments

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
# Dial It Up
From The42
# Dial It Up

Second Captains move the dial to RTÉ with return to radio

Jun 6th 2014, 3:50 PM 25,029 Views 45 Comments

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
# Come Back To What You Know
From The42
# Come Back To What You Know

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

May 21st 2014, 11:20 AM 7,366 Views 22 Comments

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
# Column
From The42
# Column

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

Mar 5th 2014, 3:15 PM 15,950 Views 47 Comments

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'
# All-terrain
From The42
# All-terrain

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

Feb 12th 2014, 5:00 PM 19,645 Views 17 Comments

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

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