HOTD Podcast Episode 11

For the first time since God was a boy, all 5 Hurlers have managed to get on the same ditch to record a podcast. The lads start off by discussing what’s wrong in Manchester, have a Trump vs Trump style debate on NFL vs NBA and finish off chatting about the lack of icons in…

HOTD Podcast Episode 6

This week on the Hurlers on the Ditch podcast Phil, Graham, Kev and Dara are joined by friend of the show Kevin Dooley. The lads talk about underage success in GAA and how it translates to success at senior level, the changes seen in punditry over the last few years, and finish off with Premier…

No country for tribal men

At the end of June, Britain will go to the polls to decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union. While the weightier topics in the campaign have been economic and legislative matters, a large part of the debate has also focused on the notion of identity. The ‘Leave’ campaigners have been…

Modern Football: Big Business vs Centuries of Tradition

The story spread quickly on Friday morning (4th March). Charlie Stillitano had spoken to Sirius XM, an internet radio station in America, and had outlined exactly what had been said at the widely reported meeting between Mr. Stillitano and the chiefs of the ‘Big Five’ teams in the Premier League. As had been speculated, representatives…