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#Off The Ball

From The42 'I wouldn't have a clue about power wattage' - David Walsh Big Data

'I wouldn't have a clue about power wattage' - David Walsh

The journalist was speaking to Off The Ball last night.

From The42 Rossies boss John Evans explained SH*TE-gate and gave Wooly a run for his money last night Good Form

Rossies boss John Evans explained SH*TE-gate and gave Wooly a run for his money last night

The Roscommon manager felt it was good to talk on Off the Ball.

From The42 The Off The Ball team did the hurling crossbar challenge, with mixed results Off The Bar

The Off The Ball team did the hurling crossbar challenge, with mixed results

One of them rattled the bar, but it was pretty unorthodox.

From The42 Opinion: RTÉ should apologise for their treatment of John Giles Controversy

Opinion: RTÉ should apologise for their treatment of John Giles

The veteran pundit said he was “very disappointed” not to be analysing the Ireland-Scotland game this weekend.

From The42 John Giles: 'There are some players you only need to see once and this kid is one of those' Tug Of War

John Giles: 'There are some players you only need to see once and this kid is one of those'

The RTÉ pundit wants Jack Grealish in the Irish team for the next Euro 2016 Qualifier.

From The42 7 podcasts that will make your commute that little bit more bearable Podcasts

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

Bored on the commute to work? Check out our list of essential sport listening on the net to brighten up your day.

From The42 Coloured boots are what's really wrong with the GAA according to one inter-county team Paint It Black

Coloured boots are what's really wrong with the GAA according to one inter-county team

Not blanket defences or cyncial fouling, coloured boots.

From The42 'Anyone who spits at me will be eating their supper through a straw' - Jon Walters Threat

'Anyone who spits at me will be eating their supper through a straw' - Jon Walters

The Irish international has issued a stark warning to his opponents.

From The42 You'll be able to listen to another sporting legend on Off The Ball this summer God Is A Dj

You'll be able to listen to another sporting legend on Off The Ball this summer

DJ Carey will take part in his first broadcast as an analyst with the show later this month.

From The42 Off The Ball presenter Ger Gilroy joins UTV Ireland's sports team Anchorman

Off The Ball presenter Ger Gilroy joins UTV Ireland's sports team

Newtalk’s sports editor will line out with Marie Crowe and Bernard O’Toole for a weekly slot on Friday nights.

From The42 'I just didn't think it was happening' - BOD doubts rugby has doping problem Hot Topic

'I just didn't think it was happening' - BOD doubts rugby has doping problem

The centre spoke to Off The Ball about the recent accusations of doping in rugby.

From The42 QUIZ: Which Off the Ball presenter are you? Science

QUIZ: Which Off the Ball presenter are you?

It’s science people. SCIENCE!

From The42 Ray Houghton warns McGeady and McCarthy: 'Expect it to be hostile' Been There

Ray Houghton warns McGeady and McCarthy: 'Expect it to be hostile'

The Glasgow-born midfielder knows what it’s like to return to the Scottish city but in an Irish jersey.

From The42 'This whole conversation's been an embarrassment' - Off the Ball's LOI chat gets heated Debate

'This whole conversation's been an embarrassment' - Off the Ball's LOI chat gets heated

The furore from Roddy Collins’ recent controversial comments is showing no sign of relenting.

From The42 'Having a laugh with your mates is one of the best things about football, that's what Team 33 is' On The Ball

'Having a laugh with your mates is one of the best things about football, that's what Team 33 is'

Richard Chambers explains the thinking behind the football podcast.

From The42 'Maradona would be our dream guest' - Second Captains' Eoin McDevitt First Captain

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

The new series of Second Captains Live starts next week on RTÉ

From The42 6 things we learned from Brian O'Driscoll's Off The Ball debut Mads At 12

6 things we learned from Brian O'Driscoll's Off The Ball debut

BOD sees Madigan playing at 12 and thinks some second-tier players might go abroad.

From The42 Clubs' decision paved the way for Donegal's Dublin success - McGuinness Interview

Clubs' decision paved the way for Donegal's Dublin success - McGuinness

The coach has suggested that the controversial move has been a major factor behind his side’s excellent form.

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

Second Captains sign contract extension at the Irish Times

They never go home, those boys.

From The42 What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile? Ideas

What can rugby learn from the World Cup success of Chile?

TheScore.ie’s rugby department has been viewing the action from Brazil with an open mind.

From The42 Analysis: England's Chris Ashton shows the value of proactive support lines Off The Ball

Analysis: England's Chris Ashton shows the value of proactive support lines

The Saracens wing got on the end of an England try against New Zealand thanks to his tracking.

From The42 Second Captains move the dial to RTÉ with return to radio Dial It Up

Second Captains move the dial to RTÉ with return to radio

The former Newstalk crew’ will have a new show throughout the summer.

From The42 BOD looking forward to skiing, 5-a-side and keeping 'reasonably' fit as he tests out his chair on Off The Ball Bod Is A Dj

BOD looking forward to skiing, 5-a-side and keeping 'reasonably' fit as he tests out his chair on Off The Ball

The retired rugby star gave a sneak peak of what was to come when he starts his new job.

From The42 Brian O'Driscoll to join Off The Ball team on Newstalk from September New Direction

Brian O'Driscoll to join Off The Ball team on Newstalk from September

The retired rugby star will be interviewed about the switch to punditry on the radio station later this evening.

From The42 Ronan O'Gara set to sign up with Racing Métro until 2016 Long Haul

Ronan O'Gara set to sign up with Racing Métro until 2016

The former Munster out-half looks set to take up the responsibilities for the Top 14 side’s defence next season.

From The42 Roddy Collins: 'I can take stick, but when I see my kids and wife taking it, that galls me' Reaction

Roddy Collins: 'I can take stick, but when I see my kids and wife taking it, that galls me'

The former Derry boss admitted to feeling a “bit raw” after losing his job.

From TheJournal.ie Newstalk: 'People moved the dial for Pat...and now they've discovered Ivan, Chris, Seán and George' Radio Wars

Newstalk: 'People moved the dial for Pat...and now they've discovered Ivan, Chris, Seán and George'

The radio station is hopeful that its radio personalities will continue to lure people over from RTÉ programmes.

From The42 'He's almost got eyes on the back of his head' - Schmidt pushing Bowe to next level Interview

'He's almost got eyes on the back of his head' - Schmidt pushing Bowe to next level

The Ulster wing has hit the 30 mark, but insists there is always scope for improvement amidst the competition out wide.

From The42 Varadkar: Ireland has 50/50 chance of staging World Cup but South Africa a threat Dream Big

Varadkar: Ireland has 50/50 chance of staging World Cup but South Africa a threat

The Sports Minister was speaking about the 2023 competition on Off The Ball.

From The42 Damien Duff: I'm not planning on hanging up my boots anytime soon Keeping On

Damien Duff: I'm not planning on hanging up my boots anytime soon

The ex-Ireland international says he “definitely” wants to play in the League of Ireland in the future.

From The42 All about Joe Schmidt's 'Killer drill' and the tactics that delivered a Six Nations Practice Makes...

All about Joe Schmidt's 'Killer drill' and the tactics that delivered a Six Nations

Trevor Hogan, speaking on Off The Ball last night, gave an insight into a training ground technique that directly led to two Irish tries.

From The42 Today FM's Nathan Murphy joins Off The Ball team Otb

Today FM's Nathan Murphy joins Off The Ball team

Murphy leaves Today FM to join the award-winning Newstalk programme.

From The42 'McCarthy and McGeady will be booed by Scotland fans,' says Pat Nevin Road To France

'McCarthy and McGeady will be booed by Scotland fans,' says Pat Nevin

The Scottish pundit claims the pair are likely to receive abuse when the teams meet in November.

From The42 Irrelevant Neil Francis comments 'come from the dark ages', says Nigel Owens Off The Ball

Irrelevant Neil Francis comments 'come from the dark ages', says Nigel Owens

‘It’s terrible to think that an individual has to make a decision between who you are and being involved in the sport that you love’.

From The42 Gay people don't play sport because it is too manly - Neil Francis Controversial

Gay people don't play sport because it is too manly - Neil Francis

The former Ireland lock and Sunday Independent columnist made his comments on Off The Ball.

From The42 Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' sees increase of 4,000 listeners Winning

Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' sees increase of 4,000 listeners

The programme has managed to thrive despite the high-profile departure of the Second Captains presenting team.

From The42 VIDEO: Non-league player attacks fan on 19th anniversary of Cantona's 'kung-fu' kick Off The Ball

VIDEO: Non-league player attacks fan on 19th anniversary of Cantona's 'kung-fu' kick

The captain of English side Goole was sacked after the incident.

From The42 Second Captains get green light for another RTÉ TV series Second Coming

Second Captains get green light for another RTÉ TV series

They never go home those boys.

From The42 'I hope Roy and Martin O'Neill can turn it around for Ireland' - Paul Scholes MONKeano

'I hope Roy and Martin O'Neill can turn it around for Ireland' - Paul Scholes

The former Manchester United midfielder told Off the Ball he was privileged to play alongside Keane.

From The42 David Walsh's Seven Deadly Sins wins Irish Sport Book of the Year Inside Sky

David Walsh's Seven Deadly Sins wins Irish Sport Book of the Year

The Irish journalist and author has a new book out that follows Team Sky and Tour de France winner Chris Froome.