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#The Football Family

# the-football-family - Last year 2021

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland debrief
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland debrief

Oct 11th 2021, 3:00 PM 763 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland preview
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland preview

Oct 7th 2021, 3:40 PM 1,041 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

'Ireland haven't been good enough over the last five years to expect to beat anyone'
# Don't Look Baku In Anger
From The42
# Don't Look Baku In Anger

'Ireland haven't been good enough over the last five years to expect to beat anyone'

Oct 7th 2021, 12:01 PM 4,164 Views 4 Comments

We previewed Saturday’s clash with Azerbaijan on the latest episode of The Football Family podcast.

The Football Family: 1re1and vs Serbia - the debrief
# Membership Highlights
From The42
# Membership Highlights

The Football Family: 1re1and vs Serbia - the debrief

Sep 8th 2021, 7:04 PM 894 Views 0 Comments

A sample clip from the latest episode as Paul, Gav and Dave look back on a happy (?) night at Lansdowne Road.

'Our lack of quality in the attacking third is still letting us down'
# State Of Play
From The42
# State Of Play

'Our lack of quality in the attacking third is still letting us down'

Sep 8th 2021, 5:46 PM 3,745 Views 5 Comments

The latest episode of The Football Family podcast assessed Ireland’s 1-1 draw against Serbia.

'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'
# Discussion
From The42
# Discussion

'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'

Sep 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,192 Views 26 Comments

The Republic of Ireland’s draw with Azerbaijan was dissected on the latest episode of The Football Family.

The case for Leonardo Bonucci as the Player of the Tournament at Euro 2020
# Best In Show
From The42
# Best In Show

The case for Leonardo Bonucci as the Player of the Tournament at Euro 2020

Jul 12th 2021, 6:38 PM 7,933 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Cooney, Shane Keegan and David Sneyd joined Paul Dollery on today’s episode of The Football Family.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate pays the penalty
# The42 Members
From The42
# The42 Members

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate pays the penalty

Jul 12th 2021, 4:56 PM 1,067 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the final Euro 2020 edition of our football podcast.

'If Sterling doesn’t go down, he gets absolutely slaughtered by his manager and team-mates'
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

'If Sterling doesn’t go down, he gets absolutely slaughtered by his manager and team-mates'

Jul 8th 2021, 1:54 PM 10,178 Views 12 Comments

David Sneyd and Shane Keegan joined Paul Dollery on today’s episode of The Football Family.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: the final countdown
# The42 Members
From The42
# The42 Members

The Football Family on Euro 2020: the final countdown

Jul 8th 2021, 12:26 PM 770 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest Euro 2020 edition of our football podcast.

'For all the individual quality, they still manage to make themselves more than the sum of their parts'
# Forza Italia
From The42
# Forza Italia

'For all the individual quality, they still manage to make themselves more than the sum of their parts'

Jul 7th 2021, 2:10 PM 3,096 Views 0 Comments

Paul Dollery was joined by Shane Keegan and David Sneyd on today’s episode of The Football Family.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Italian dream still alive
# The42 Members
From The42
# The42 Members

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Italian dream still alive

Jul 7th 2021, 11:51 AM 572 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest Euro 2020 edition of our football podcast.

'If I could put Lukaku in the Spanish team I’d say they’re winning the tournament'
# The Road To Wembley
From The42
# The Road To Wembley

'If I could put Lukaku in the Spanish team I’d say they’re winning the tournament'

Jun 30th 2021, 5:27 PM 5,934 Views 0 Comments

Shane Keegan and Gavin Cooney joined Paul Dollery for another instalment of our Euro 2020 podcast.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: England's dreaming
# The42 Members
From The42
# The42 Members

The Football Family on Euro 2020: England's dreaming

Jun 30th 2021, 11:58 AM 889 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest Euro 2020 edition of our football podcast.

'I'm sure if you ask him where the blame lies, he'd be pointing in the direction of his manager'
# Below-par Bruno
From The42
# Below-par Bruno

'I'm sure if you ask him where the blame lies, he'd be pointing in the direction of his manager'

Jun 28th 2021, 7:30 PM 14,237 Views 6 Comments

Shane Keegan and David Sneyd joined Paul Dollery on The Football Family podcast.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: De Bruyne's fitness will determine outcome of Belgium-Italy
# King Kev
From The42
# King Kev

The Football Family on Euro 2020: De Bruyne's fitness will determine outcome of Belgium-Italy

Jun 28th 2021, 5:14 PM 995 Views 1 Comment

A free clip from the latest Euro 2020 edition of our football podcast.

'We don't know if this is second gear for England or if this is their top gear'
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

'We don't know if this is second gear for England or if this is their top gear'

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:14 PM 4,181 Views 3 Comments

Gavin Cooney and David Sneyd joined The Football Family to forecast what the remainder of Euro 2020 might have in store for England.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Better days ahead for talented Scots
# Onwards And Upwards
From The42
# Onwards And Upwards

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Better days ahead for talented Scots

Jun 23rd 2021, 1:38 PM 725 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest episode of The Football Family’s Euro 2020 podcast.

'It's much easier to play in a better team with better players around you'
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

'It's much easier to play in a better team with better players around you'

Jun 16th 2021, 2:35 PM 12,760 Views 6 Comments

David Sneyd and Gavin Cooney joined Paul Dollery for another helping of The Football Family podcast.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Mbappe impresses as France signal their intent
# Perfect 10
From The42
# Perfect 10

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Mbappe impresses as France signal their intent

Jun 16th 2021, 11:43 AM 795 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest episode in our series of Euro 2020 podcasts.

'We probably saw too much of it... they should have cut away much earlier'
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

'We probably saw too much of it... they should have cut away much earlier'

Jun 14th 2021, 6:15 PM 4,920 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Cooney and David Sneyd joined Paul Dollery on The Football Family podcast.

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate vindicated by England victory
# The Ins And Outs
From The42
# The Ins And Outs

The Football Family on Euro 2020: Southgate vindicated by England victory

Jun 14th 2021, 4:59 PM 1,002 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the first of our series of Euro 2020 podcasts.

# the-football-family - All time

'Happy with my decision' but O'Gorman won't rule out international return
# Temptation
From The42
# Temptation

'Happy with my decision' but O'Gorman won't rule out international return

Feb 4th 2020, 7:30 AM 4,562 Views 0 Comments

Áine O’Gorman, a veteran of 100 senior Ireland caps, is the guest on Episode 15 of The Football Family.

Memories of facing Cole and Carrick for one of the League of Ireland's newest managers
# Nostalgia
From The42
# Nostalgia

Memories of facing Cole and Carrick for one of the League of Ireland's newest managers

Jan 21st 2020, 12:37 PM 7,234 Views 2 Comments

Daire Doyle is the guest on Ep. 14 of The Football Family.

'He gave me my debut in professional football, which I'm immensely proud of'
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

'He gave me my debut in professional football, which I'm immensely proud of'

Jan 7th 2020, 4:40 PM 26,939 Views 1 Comment

St Pat’s assistant manager Patrick Cregg – once of Arsenal – is the latest guest on The Football Family.

A dressing-down from Keane, making the grade at Man City and getting the better of Casillas
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

A dressing-down from Keane, making the grade at Man City and getting the better of Casillas

Dec 24th 2019, 10:00 AM 24,533 Views 3 Comments

A recap of some of the best bits of The Football Family podcast.

Happier than I've ever been: Fahey finds peace of mind after battling depression
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

Happier than I've ever been: Fahey finds peace of mind after battling depression

Dec 10th 2019, 8:33 AM 22,216 Views 11 Comments

The ex-Ireland international speaks candidly about mental health and the personal challenges he has endured.

'I was in a bad place coming home from Scotland... it doesn't look good'
# Zack Attack
From The42
# Zack Attack

'I was in a bad place coming home from Scotland... it doesn't look good'

Nov 26th 2019, 12:00 PM 22,999 Views 7 Comments

Ireland U21 winger Zack Elbouzedi reflects on a terrific 2019 in the latest episode of The Football Family.

Ex-Ireland striker who thrived in Belgium urges players to look beyond the UK
# Overseas Development
From The42
# Overseas Development

Ex-Ireland striker who thrived in Belgium urges players to look beyond the UK

Nov 12th 2019, 8:15 PM 37,050 Views 14 Comments

Dominic Foley recounted his fascinating career on the latest instalment of The Football Family podcast.

'I'd always ask parents: Is he alright at home? Is it a stable home?'
# Making The Grade
From The42
# Making The Grade

'I'd always ask parents: Is he alright at home? Is it a stable home?'

Updated Oct 29th 2019, 8:30 AM 23,453 Views 0 Comments

Dean Delany, an FA Youth Cup winner at Everton, is the guest on the latest episode of The Football Family.

'To go somewhere and be paid to play would definitely be a breath of fresh air'
# Proper 12
From The42
# Proper 12

'To go somewhere and be paid to play would definitely be a breath of fresh air'

Oct 15th 2019, 7:30 AM 5,157 Views 1 Comment

After her player-of-the-match display against Ukraine, Rianna Jarrett is the latest guest on The Football Family.

The Irishman who set up a goal for Robbie Keane on his Premier League debut at 19
# Making A Mark
From The42
# Making A Mark

The Irishman who set up a goal for Robbie Keane on his Premier League debut at 19

Oct 1st 2019, 8:00 AM 12,366 Views 6 Comments

Now 34, Mark Yeates reflected on his career in the game on the latest episode of The Football Family podcast.

Barry-Murphy relishing Old Trafford challenge: 'Half of Cork has been on to me about tickets'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

Barry-Murphy relishing Old Trafford challenge: 'Half of Cork has been on to me about tickets'

Updated Sep 17th 2019, 8:30 AM 37,062 Views 2 Comments

Under the stewardship of an ex-Ireland U21 international, Rochdale will take on Manchester United next week.

'Jack Byrne, his mother needs to take incredible credit for what he's doing now'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'Jack Byrne, his mother needs to take incredible credit for what he's doing now'

Sep 11th 2019, 9:48 AM 10,965 Views 15 Comments

Jackie Byrne has been instrumental in her son’s success, according to Graham Barrett.

'It's a very proud bit of nostalgia for me, looking back at putting on that Irish jersey'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'It's a very proud bit of nostalgia for me, looking back at putting on that Irish jersey'

Sep 3rd 2019, 1:40 PM 8,061 Views 6 Comments

Former Republic of Ireland U21 international Derek Coughlan is our latest guest on The Football Family.

'That moment stands out for me probably more than my Premier League debut for Arsenal'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'That moment stands out for me probably more than my Premier League debut for Arsenal'

Aug 20th 2019, 12:14 PM 23,173 Views 0 Comments

Graham Barrett is the guest on Episode Four of The Football Family.

'Given the influx of new superstars, it wasn't going to be the place for me'
# The Football Family
From The42
# The Football Family

'Given the influx of new superstars, it wasn't going to be the place for me'

Aug 6th 2019, 7:45 PM 31,887 Views 0 Comments

Shelbourne’s Karl Moore, who spent six years at Manchester City, is our latest guest on The Football Family.

'It has to be done at the right time' - Aviva fixture an aim for Ireland women's team
# Build It And They Will Come
From The42
# Build It And They Will Come

'It has to be done at the right time' - Aviva fixture an aim for Ireland women's team

Jul 30th 2019, 5:00 PM 7,596 Views 5 Comments

Republic of Ireland defender Louise Quinn outlined her aspirations on Episode Two of The Football Family.

'He nearly kicked in the door into the boardroom... I came out a little bit rattled'
# A Tale Of Two Roys
From The42
# A Tale Of Two Roys

'He nearly kicked in the door into the boardroom... I came out a little bit rattled'

Jul 29th 2019, 8:00 PM 66,310 Views 28 Comments

Former Sunderland striker Roy O’Donovan explains what it’s like to draw the ire of Roy Keane.