TV deal for John Delaney saga: best-selling book on FAI boss to be made into a drama series

Script to be based on ‘Champagne Football’ book

John Delaney. Photo: Sportsfile© SPORTSFILE

Niamh Horan

The epic tale that details the rise and fall of one of Ireland’s most controversial sporting figures, John Delaney, in the best-selling book Champagne Football is to be made into an multiple-episode television drama.