SPORTSDAZ FOOTBALL – Thursday, 21st January 2021
On this week’s show, we remember former Cork ladies football manager Eamonn Ryan who passed away last week.
- Rena Buckley – former Cork All-Ireland winning captain (0:22)
- Martina O’Brien – current Cork goalkeeper (12:55)
- Shane Ronayne – Waterford men’s football manager and former Cork LGFA selector (31:38)
- Cóilín Duffy – SportsDaz LIVE presenter (43:45)
We chat to those who remember Eamonn’s contribution to the stunning success story that was Cork between 2005 and 2015 – winning 10 All-Ireland titles and much more.
Rena Buckley reminisces on her initial thoughts when Eamonn arrived as coach; Martina O’Brien tells us how she was made feel immediately welcome after joining the squad in 2013;
Shane Ronayne talks about his time as Cork selector and what he learned from his friendship with Eamonn; and Cóilín Duffy remembers how helpful and approachable Eamonn was as he covered their successes for Red FM.
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