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Now that's what I call Sport with Johnny Lyons. It's our weekly sports show, with news, interviews, giveaways and lots more from the world of sport!

Now that's what I call Sport with Johnny Lyons. It's our weekly sports show, with news, interviews, giveaways and lots more from the world of sport!
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Now that's what I call Sport with Johnny Lyons. It's our weekly sports show, with news, interviews, giveaways and lots more from the world of sport!

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Episodes

Now That’s What I Call Sport Podcast – 26th January

1/26/2020
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On this weeks’ episode we heard from Andy Farrell, Johnny Sexton, Adam Griggs and Ciara Griffin ahead of Ireland’s Six Nations opener against Scotland. Jamie also spoke to Kieran Lucid on the possibility of an All-Island league featuring the best of the countries footballing talent in one league. Meanwhile, the GAA league campaign is underway and we hear from Dessie Farrell, Brian Fenton, Kerry’s Peter Keane and former Dub Charlie Redmond on the controversial draw involving last year’s...

Duration:00:45:40

Dublin Managers Dessie Farrell, Mick Bohan & Mattie Kenny On League Opener

1/26/2020
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This weekend sees the return of the GAA as the national league kicks off. We hear from Dessie Farrell following his side’s controversial draw with Kerry, while Brian Fenton and Kerry manager Peter Keane also share their thoughts. However, former Dub Charlie Redmond found the refereeing of the tie ‘laughable at times'. We also heard from Dublin hurling manager Mattie Kenny ahead of their league opener v Kilkenny and Mick Bohan before his All-Ireland champions kick-start their LIDL National...

Duration:00:14:13

‘We’d Like To See Signs Of Life Soon’ – Kieran Lucid On Possible All-Island League

1/26/2020
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Kieran Lucid of the All-Island league spoke exclusively to Jamie about the possibility of merging the best teams from the SSE Airtricity League and Danske Bank Premiership. He explained what opposes them in their efforts and offers the latest update on proceedings.

Duration:00:24:55

‘Not A Great Six Nations Ahead For Ireland’ – Leinster and Ireland legend Shane Byrne

1/26/2020
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We are fast approaching the start of the Six Nations as Ireland look to make amends for their poor showing at the Rugby World Cup. We hear from Andy Farrell ahead of his first game against Scotland while captain Johnny Sexton also had his say. Leinster and Ireland legend Shane Byrne reveals he isn’t expecting miracles from this Irish side. Meanwhile, Ireland women’s head coach Adam Griggs and captain Ciara Griffin look ahead to their Six Nations opener v Scotland.

Duration:00:12:29

Now That's What I Call Sport Podcast - 19th January

1/19/2020
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On this week's episode we were joined by Trevor Clarke for our latest installment of Irish Abroad. The 21 year-old left Shamrock Rovers for League One side Rotherham United in 2019 and spoke to Jamie on the experience. We recapped a huge night for Conor McGregor following his first round TKO victory over Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone. Leo Cullen spoke as Leinster cemented a home quarter final following their latest 18-0 win over Benetton. Both Dublin men and women's teams are in league action next...

Duration:00:45:14

Now That's What I Call Sport's Irish Abroad - Trevor Clarke, Rotherham United

1/19/2020
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Trevor Clarke made the move to England following three highly successful years playing for Shamrock Rovers. The 21 year old defender made the switch to League one side Rotherham United in 2019 and opened up on his experience.

Duration:00:20:05

I Hit My First 180 When I Was Five Years Old - 17 Year Old Keane Barry

1/19/2020
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Jamie spoke exclusively to Ireland's youngest darts star Keane Barry following his emphatic showing at Ally Pally. Barry took to the stage at the World Championships in England, after picking up an array of trophies and accolades in the youth ranks. Keane explained how he got into the sport and even shared the interesting reason his parents picked his name.

Duration:00:15:48

Now That’s What I Call Sport Podcast – 12th January

1/12/2020
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On this week’s episode Leo Cullen, Stuart Lancaster, Jordan Larmour, Cian Healy and Brian O’Driscoll looked ahead to Leinster’s huge Champions Cup clash with Lyon. We heard from Conor McGregor ahead of his massive UFC return next weekend. Dessie Farrell and Mattie Kenny reflected on Dublin’s start to the season in both hurling and football. We also spoke to Packie Bonner, Michelle O’Neill, Vinny Perth and Gary Rodgers at the Soccer Writers Association of Ireland SSE Airtricity League awards.

Duration:00:46:13

‘I’ll Do Anything To Support’ – Packie Bonner On FAI Problems

1/12/2020
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Packie Bonner is a legend of Irish football for his heroics between the sticks for the national team. The stopper's famous penalty save against Romania to send the boys in green through to the quarter final of Italia 90 is one of the biggest moments in our countries sporting history. Jamie spoke to the man himself at the Soccer Writers Association of Ireland SSE Airtricity League awards where he mentioned a possible future role within the new-look FAI.

Duration:00:04:54

‘Anything Is Possible’ – Michelle O’Neill On Stellar Year In Her Refereeing Career

1/12/2020
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Michelle O’Neill picked up a special merit award at the Soccer Writers Association of Ireland SSE Airtricity League Awards. Jamie spoke exclusively to Michelle on what has been a momentous year for her personally and her goals for 2020.

Duration:00:05:32

Review Of The Irish Province's In Heineken Champions Cup Action

1/12/2020
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On this weeks episode we hear from Andy Friend following Connacht's exit from the Champions Cup as Johann Van Graan looked ahead to Munster’s clash with Racing 92 in Paris. Meanwhile, Leo Cullen, Stuart Lancaster, Jordan Larmour, Cian Healy and Brian O’Driscoll delved into Leinster’s huge tie with Lyon at the RDS.

Duration:00:10:18

Now That’s What I Call Sport Podcast – 5th January

1/5/2020
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On this weeks’ episode of Now That’s What I Call Sport we were joined by new West Ham assistant manager Alan Irvine to discuss working with multi-millionaire footballers and prepping to beat the world’s best teams. Leo Cullen spoke following his side’s rout of Connacht in the Pro 14, Mick McCarthy teased a potential senior call-up for Adam Idah and Mattie Kenny recapped the Dublin hurlers preparation for the new season before their Walsh cup clash with Carlow. Interim chairman of the league...

Duration:00:50:09

Exclusive Alan Irvine Interview On Coaching Multi-Millionaire Footballers

1/5/2020
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Alan Irvine, who was appointed West Ham assistant manager alongside David Moyes, spoke to Jamie at the recent FAI coaching conference in Carlow. They discussed dealing with multi-millionaire footballers, preparing to beat the best teams in the world and modern coaching methods.

Duration:00:11:52

‘We Need To Have People Making Decisions For The Good Of Football’ – Brian Gartland

1/5/2020
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Dundalk captain Brian Gartland is a member of the PFAI committee who recently met with minister Shane Ross to discuss the future of the league amid the huge scandal surrounding the finances of the FAI. He shared some inside information from that meeting and what believes should happen to help rebuild the reputation of the association.

Duration:00:11:34

‘We’re Far From Stupid’ – Stephen Henderson On League Of Ireland Stereotype

1/5/2020
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Stephen Henderson, the interim chairman of the league managers and coaches association spoke exclusively to Jamie Moore on the impact the FAI crisis may have on the league of Ireland going forward.

Duration:00:11:56

Now That's What I Call Sport Podcast - 15th December

12/15/2019
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On this week’s show we are hear from Leo Cullen and James Lowe following Leinster's impressive Champions Cup win over Northampton, Stephen Kenny reflects on his role with the Republic of Ireland under 21’s and whether he could still take charge of their final Euro qualifier in September while senior manager. Michael Conlan picked up yet another win over a familiar face at Madison Square Garden and Michael Seavers, Jim Gavin and Charlie Redmond shared their opinions on new Dublin manager...

Duration:00:45:47

Could Stephen Kenny Finish Ireland U'21 Campaign While Senior Manager?

12/15/2019
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Jamie spoke exclusively to Ireland under 21 manager Stephen Kenny at the FAI’s coaching conference in Carlow. The former Dundalk boss reflected on his time in charge of the young boys in green and what he has tried to implement. Kenny also touched on whether he could possibly oversee the under 21's final Euro qualifier in September, which is after he is due to take charge of the senior team.

Duration:00:07:44

Jim Gavin On 'Fantastic Appointment' Of Dessie Farrell As Dubs Manager

12/15/2019
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Following the announcement that Dessie Farrell will replace Jim Gavin as the manager of the Dublin footballers, we hear from the outgoing boss on what he expects from the new appointment. We also hear from Charlie Redmond, who won the All-Ireland alongside Farrell in 1995, about the huge shift in the capital.

Duration:00:18:23

Now That's What I Call Sport Podcast - 8th December

12/8/2019
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On this week's episode we are joined by Jim Gavin following his decision to step down as manager of the Dublin footballers, Leo Cullen reflected on an impressive Champions Cup win for Leinster and Jose Mourinho had nothing but positive things to say about Troy Parrott following his senior Premier League debut for Tottenham yesterday. We also hear from Donal Conway and Paul Cooke on the current situation the FAI find themselves in, while Dan McDonnell from the Irish Independent and Robbie...

Duration:00:46:28

'I Watch Every Game Five Or Six Times' - FAI Head Of Analysis Ger Dunne

12/8/2019
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Ger Dunne is the FAI’s head of analysis and he discussed what his role entails with Jamie while at the organisations recent coaching conference, which highlights the incredible work that goes on behind the scenes at the organisation.

Duration:00:12:08