Goal Ireland



Podcast on Irish football, including League of Ireland, Irish national team and Irish abroad.


  • Robbie Keane retires from international football

    25/08/2016 Duration: 24min

    145 Irish appearances and 67 goals is an incredible record held by Robbie Keane who announced his retirement from international football this week. Dave O'Grady is back with the Goal Ireland Podcast and is joined by Ryan Kelly and Ronan Murphy as the Republic of Ireland prepare to take on Oman and Serbia next week. The recent achievement of Dundalk is also on the agenda as they prepare to know their Europa League fate.

  • Euro 2016 is here as Ireland prepare for Sweden

    09/06/2016 Duration: 19min

    Euro 2016 is finally here! Can Ireland deal a blow to Zlatan and co? Peter Staunton, Goal's Chief Correspondent at Euro 2016, joins Dave O'Grady from Paris to assess the atmosphere and Ireland's chances in a tough group containing Sweden, Belgium and Italy.

  • Martin O'Neill announces Republic of Ireland 23-man squad for Euro 2016

    01/06/2016 Duration: 28min

    Martin O'Neill has named his 23-man Republic of Ireland squad ahead of Euro 2016. Following a lacklustre display against Belarus in Turners Cross, players in the Irish squad found out if they were in or out for the big showdown in France. Goal Ireland's Ryan Kelly was part of the media pack that spoke to Martin O'Neill after the game and he joined Dave O'Grady on the Goal Ireland Podcast to discuss the 23-man squad.

  • Goal Ireland Podcast - Netherlands revisited, Euro 2016 preparations & Aiden McGeady's swagger

    26/05/2016 Duration: 49min

    Ireland's Euro 2016 preparation match against the Netherlands brings back memories of Jason McAteer, the Dutch Destroyer. Dave O'Grady is joined by Dutch football expert Stefan Coerts on the Goal Ireland Podcast this week to find out what has gone wrong with football in the Netherlands. The Goal Ireland duo of Ronan Murphy and Jack O'Toole are also on to discuss the Irish squad ahead of Euro 2016.

  • Goal Ireland Podcast - Richie Ryan - Miami FC

    18/05/2016 Duration: 38min

    Former League of Ireland star Richie Ryan created history this week when he became the North American Soccer League's record signing. The Tipperary man joined Dave O'Grady for a chat on the Goal Ireland Podcast to discuss his move to Miami FC and working with world football legend Alessandro Nesta. Goal Ireland's Trevor Murray also joined Dave to discuss the Ireland squad ahead of Euro 2016 and all the happenings in the League of Ireland.