BRENDAN CROSSAN

BRENDAN CROSSAN

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Brendan Crossan has worked in the Irish News sports department since 1999. He started out as a placement student and somehow bluffed his way into a staff position a year later.

A Belfast native, his sporting interests include soccer, boxing and gaelic games. He writes The Boot Room sports column every Friday.

Highlights of his career are interviewing boxing legend Tommy Hearns and covering the 2002 World Cup finals and Euro 2012 as the newspaper's Republic of Ireland correspondent.


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Tyrone not getting over-excited about beating Dublin at Croke Park

Tyrone not getting over-excited about beating Dublin at Croke Park

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Allianz National Football League Division One: Dublin 1-11 Tyrone 1-14 THERE was no fist-pumping and not too much backslapping at the final whistle – but the Tyrone players drew a fair amount of satisfaction from beating Dublin for the first time since 2013 at Croke Park on Saturday night.

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