Gaoth Dobhair

London life lifting Odhrán MacNiallais out of a rut

LIVING in the shadow of Alexandra Palace fits as snugly with Odhrán MacNiallais’ persona as it does his complicated relationship with sport.

By One of the most naturally gifted footballers in Ireland in recent seasons and Donegal's Odhrán MacNiallais recently relocated from the west coast of his homeland to north London. He tells Cahair O'Kane about why he turned down Declan Bonner's offer to come back and hopped the Irish Sea instead...