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Book Review: First Hand - My Life and Irish Football by Eoin Hand

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Eoin Hand is a familiar name, face and a voice to all in Irish football. He played, managed and co-commentated ...

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Book Review: Family Life, Death and Football by Michael Calvin

Sat, Jan 21 2017

Back in the summer of 2009, journalist Michael Calvin approached the then Millwall manager Kenny Jackett asking permission to cover ...

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Book Review: John Fallon - Connacht: The Team that Refused to Die

Wed, Jan 04 2017

2016 will be remembered by sporting fans as the year of the underdog with both Connacht and Leicester City emerging ...

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Book Review: Walk tall by Rob Heffernan

Sat, Dec 17 2016

Rob Heffernan the Cork born athlete who people normally hear about every four years when the Olympic bandwagon rolls into ...

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Book Review: Jason McAteer - Blood, Sweat and McAteer

Fri, Nov 18 2016

When I bought Jason McAteer’s new autobiography Blood, Sweat and McAteer, I wasn’t expecting too much from it. Before I ...

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Book Review: Second City By Neal Horgan

Fri, Nov 04 2016

Having thoroughly enjoyed the first book written in 2014 by Neal Horgan or “Hoggy” as he is referred to as ...

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Book Review: Joey Barton - No Nonsense

Wed, Oct 26 2016

Before I wrote this book review, I asked a few people what they thought about Joey Barton. None of the ...

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Book Review: Gods Vs Mortals by Paul Keane

Sat, Sep 10 2016

In light of Dundalk's recent European adventure, a review of a book chronicling the greatest exploits of all League of ...

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Book Review: Win or Learn by John Kavanagh

Sat, Aug 13 2016

A few weeks back when word reached those of us in extratime.ie HQ that the boss was doing a revamp ...

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Book Review: Jean-Philippe Toussaint - Football

Thu, Aug 11 2016

We have a tendency to measure time through football tournaments. The cyclical nature of European Championships and World Cups are ...

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Book Review: A Life Too Short - The Tragedy of Robert Enke

Thu, Aug 11 2016

The importance of Ronald Reng's biography of German goalkeeper Robert Enke is not in how it captures him on the ...

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