Dave O Grady

Audio: Ty Eyes FIFA Stardom

England could be closer to winning a FIFA tournament than ever before. Wayne Rooney and co may have to wait a while however, but midlands super-gamer Ty Walton is back at the FIFA Interactive World Cup.

Audio: Coombes Ready to Take on the World

English FIFA gaming sensation Dean Coombes has laid down the gauntlet for himself when he takes his place at the FIFA Interactive World Cup Grand Final. He joined Dave O’Grady for a chat on Póg Mo Goal.

Ireland’s Euro Vision

Irish eyes will be glued to Saturday’s Euro 2016 draw, with Martin O’Neill’s Boys in Green out to erase the memories of our last appearance on the European stage. Dave O’Grady looks ahead.

That New Jack Magic

While the Irish U21s crashed out of Euro qualification with this month’s defeat to Montenegro, one player lit up the Tallaght Stadium with his performance. Jack Grealish could be the Republic’s successor to Damien Duff, writes Dave O’Grady, host of the YBIG Football show.

Gone Giovanni But Breaking Up’s Not Hard To Do

A double defeat ended Giovanni Trapattoni’s reign as Ireland boss this week. The killer blow was dealt by the classy David Alaba, the type of player Irish fans could only dream of having in the Irish ranks. Host of the YBIG Football Show Dave O’Grady looks at the aftermath and says, for once, this was a dignified break-up.

Ireland on a Tight-Rope with Brazil in the Balance

As the qualifying campaign enters the final straight, Giovanni Trapattoni, despite all the criticism sent his way, has brought Ireland to within touching distance of the playoffs. Host of the YBIG Football Show Dave O’Grady previews the Swedish clash.

Ireland v Spain: A Chance to Shine?

A depleted Irish squad heads for New York to take on world and European champions Spain, almost a year on since the heavy defeat in Gdansk. Dave O’Grady, host of the YBIG Football Show, looks ahead to the clash and considers who might feature for a new-look Ireland.