It’s every BackPageFootball reader’s favourite time of the week, and Hold the BackPage returns for episode 16. Joining Ciaran O’Raghallaigh in the studio is Paddy Power’s Chris McWilliams, Philip Quinn of the Daily Mail joins the lads by phone, and there’s the latest edition of our ever popular TipOff! competition.
#15 – In episode fifteen of Hold The Back Page, Chris slips into Neil’s boots to talk about Gareth Bale’s recent form, Brian Kerr and other news topics. The Daily Telegraph’s Rory Smith is on the line to chat about the potential Red Sox revolution at Liverpool, while Rory’s Manchester colleague Mark Ogden talks Manchester City. Paul O’ Hehir of the Irish Mirror reels in the League of Ireland season, which saw Shamrock Rovers take the title. As usual, there’s regular features ‘Tweet The Press’ and ‘Tip/Off’. Enjoy!
In episode five of Back Page Football, Ciarán is joined as usual by Neil Ahern for some informed chit-chat on the Premier League and La Liga, betting tipster Chris McWilliams is in the studio to talk about all the big leagues while Bohemians captain Owen Heary is on the line to talk domestic soccer in Ireland.
In episode three of Hold the Back Page, Ciarán and Neil talk about Martin O’ Neill and more, before being joined by Dundee United defender Sean Dillon to talk SPL, the Guardian’s David Hytner to discuss the Premier League’s big kick-off, while Richard Chambers is on the line to talk about the Italian Oriundi debate.