Posts Tagged ‘Television’

Is it time we got off our barstools? 0

Is it time we got off our barstools?

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Is it time we got off our barstools? Like it or not Irish people support football in the UK. We are unique though in the way that we express our support: the majority through Sky Sports subscriptions and replica shirts rather than attending games, actual real live 3D games where players run around in front […]

Farewell Setanta, hello ESPN. 5

Farewell Setanta, hello ESPN.

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In 2006 when Setanta successfully broke into Sky’s Premier League monopoly by earning rights to air 46 Premiership games, we finally had an alternative to Sky’s coverage. It finally had a worthy competitor, at least in theory. Soon Setanta developed into a sporting kingdom of it’s own by providing a dedicated golfing channel, coverage of […]