Monthly Archives | May 2006

Team morale is brilliant, there are no worries about that. The lads are the best bunch you will ever meet and they will get on with it.

*Auto post no 2* The World Cup is almost here. Football is going to dominate all the newspapers and tv […]

Thou wilt be condemned into everlasting redemption for this

Auto blog post while I’m away #1 Wherever you go at the moment you can’t avoid seeing references to the […]

There are two kinds of statistics, the kind you look up and the kind you make up

This week had been so very very slow. I’m not the only one who feels this way am I? Mon […]

Once In A Lifetime

Pelé Franz Beckenbauer Giorgio Chinaglia Carlos Alberto Rodney Marsh In the late 70′s and early 80′s there was an attempt […]

New Zealand had superior teams to the opposition in the past few World Cups but they faltered because they lacked the essential spirit that Munster demonstrated

Although I continue to be delighra and exi’ra[1] over Munster’s win, it has had a negative impact on my life. […]

Green Fields

Gaelic Sport in Ireland ISBN: 0297835661 The waves are hissing the secrets of winter. They arrive here bearing a wind […]

Queen Emma and the Vikings

A history of power, love and greed in 11th-century England ISBN 0747574898 Read with Medieval Britain book group She looks […]

Where there’s life, there’s hope. Every day’s a gift. Wishes can come true.

My good humour from Sat has evaporated. And everything is conspiring to make me grumpy. Well, either that or I’m […]

Sean Óg Ó hAilpín…. His father’s from Fermanagh, his mother’s from Fiji – neither a hurling stronghold

Seems that the kerfuffle over the New York hurling win is growing. See they were supposed to lose, like they […]

It’s about who we are, and where we come from, the people you meet on the streets


  • Yours ::
  • Charcoal ::
  • Platitude ::
  • Graduation ::
  • Hungry ::
  • It’s not our destiny. We’ve got to go out and bloody work for it.

    There are moments in sport that will live forever. As a small country we don’t get too many of them, […]

    We had dreams and songs to sing

    The countdown has begun. And I can honestly say I’m more nervous about this match than any other match/sporting event […]