Kieran Shannon

Sports Correspondent

KIERAN SHANNON: John Morrison: The genial genius who was great for making them feel great

It's been a few years since the two of us last spoke and 20 years now since we first met but the wit, wisdom and warmth of John Morrison continued to pop up in conversation ...

MORE

KIERAN SHANNON: Stuttering start but 2019 can still be golden year for Ireland

It would be fair to say that as anti-climatic and disappointing as last Saturday in the Aviva was, it hardly constituted the sort of crisis and crossroads Irish ...

MORE

KIERAN SHANNON: The Kieran Shannon Interview: Denis Leamy - 'The emotional stuff has petered out because we don’t need it anymore’

Denis Leamy has history with England. A first international try in the Triple Crown-winning match in Twickenham in 2006, his 50th cap when Ireland foiled their 2011 ...

MORE

KIERAN SHANNON: GAA has programme the wrong way around

We don’t know if you took in any of the 11 National Football League games decided by a single score last weekend — or any of the 14 that were decided ...

MORE

KIERAN SHANNON: New year but calendar crisis remains the burning question

Now that the furore over the handpass limit in football is over, it’s back to that perennial old January reliable: Fixture overload, player welfare, and possible ...

MORE


READ PREVIOUS ARTICLES FROM KIERAN SHANNON HERE