To celebrate the two-year anniversary of Between the Stripes LOI podcast's very first episode, we are bringing you a podcast extra this week. Recently, Between the Stripes TV launched its new League of Ireland life stories series, as Kieran Burke travels the country to sit down with past and present LOI stars to learn more about them off the field as well as on it. Deciding to start with a local figure, Kieran sat down with Longford Town FC's Aodh Dervin, who spoke about his early football memories, career challenges, international frustration and hopes for the future.Read More
It's an El Clasico De Midlands special as Athlone Town boss, Terry Butler and Longford Town's local sensation, Aodh Dervin are special guests on this weeks show, hosted as ever by Kieran Burke & Jon Brier. There's all the usual rants, raves, laughs and fixture reviews/previews, while the lads also get stuck into the latest FAI controversy prior to chatting about Ireland's upcoming Euro qualifiers. Another excellent show for all Irish football folk to enjoy.
On this weeks show, we speak to St.Pat's number two Ger O'Brien on the St.Michel's estate fall out. Local lad, Aodh Dervin talks of the challenges facing locally based Longford Town players, while Candystripes supporter Barry Davey gives his strong views on Kenny Shiels, the European ticketing fiasco and that leaky back four.Read More