BRENDAN CROSSAN

BRENDAN CROSSAN

SPORTS REPORTER

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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Newry City keen for people to

Newry City keen for people to "Keep Your Head Up' during lockdown

Football/Soccer
DARREN Mullen has allowed himself to imagine what the first training session will be like with his players and staff and the first game they’ll play after the worst excesses of the pandemic have passed – but the Newry City manager is still keen for the club’s players, supporters and football community to ‘mind their heads’.

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