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Saturday 28 May 2016

Heary can talk the talk but can he back it up? 

If you sit down and have a chat with Owen Heary, you'll be impressed with him. He speaks well, he knows what he's talking about, and he knows what people want to hear. He talks the talk, and it makes him instantly more likeable. Most interviews by League of Ireland managers, and indeed players, are cliché ridden. My personal pet peeves are "(insert stadium name) is always a tough place to come", "the fans were brilliant as usual" and "we've a great bunch of lads in there".

It's just less than six weeks until the 2015 season kicks off. Not a ball has been kicked yet, not a game has been played, but... 

It's just less than six weeks until the 2015 season kicks off. Not a ball has been kicked yet, not a game has been played, but fear not, the whinging and complaining is well and truly underway. The manager who was disliked by so many is now gone, players who were also not liked are gone, and it's a fresh start. But nevertheless, people will always find something to...

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