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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We need to find another level to overcome Galway: Armagh assistant Ciaran McKeever

We need to find another level to overcome Galway: Armagh assistant Ciaran McKeever

GAA Football
FORMER defender Ciaran McKeever insists Armagh will have to find “another level” in Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-final showdown with Galway - and says that sense of hurt the squad felt in Ballybofey two months ago is still one of their driving forces to go further in this year’s race for the Sam Maguire.
John McEntee urges Armagh fans to calm their jets

John McEntee urges Armagh fans to calm their jets

GAA Football
JOHN McEntee has tried to quell some of the hype swirling around the Armagh senior footballers following their emphatic Championship victories over Tyrone and Donegal and has urged Orchard supporters “not to get carried away”.

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