Wed, 15 Apr, 2020
Goal number 13 for the season was far from unlucky for David McGoldrick as his first-half effort gave Sheffield United a 1-0 win at Preston on Saturday, a result that lifted the Blades back into the automatic promotion places in the Championship, after Leeds United lost 1-0 away to Birmingham City.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
It was back in 2010 that I sat down with Brian Barry-Murphy for a lengthy conversation about the highs and lows — but, mainly, the highs — of what the then 32-year-old Rochdale midfielder was only too happy to describe as a “journeyman’s” career spent mainly in the English lower leagues.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2019
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
Jimmy Barry-Murphy insists he remains the Cork hurling manager - though for exactly how much longer he refused to speculate. And he admits he was “selfish” in accommodating dual players in recent seasons, insisting the day of senior inter-county doubling up is history.
Thu, 27 Aug, 2015
If Jimmy Barry-Murphy didn’t know he was doing something extraordinary, he must surely have realised it when Dónal Óg Cusack lauded his changing of the script after the qualifier win over Clare last Saturday week.
Thu, 23 Jul, 2015
They mightn’t know it but Brian Cuthbert and Jimmy Barry-Murphy are following similar journeys, following paths they hardly envisaged when they became managers of Cork’s football and hurling teams but ones borne of necessity more so than design.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015