Irish Sports Legends

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Hurling Category: Tommy Quaid - One Of Limerick's Greatest Ever Goalkeepers Limerick have a proud tradition of producing some of hurling’s greatest goalkeepers and 1940’s All Ireland goalie, Paddy Scanlon,…
RoadBowling Category: Seamus Sexton: - All Ireland Champion Road Bowler & The Pride Of Duhallow The Co. Cork born Duhallow native, Seamus Sexton, reached the pinnacle of his road bowling career in 1987 when…
Gaelic Football Category: Seán Purcell - Galway's Terrible Twin No.1 Known as one half of the Galway ‘Terrible Twins’ Seán Purcell, born in Tuam, Co. Galway in 1929 was known throughout…
Soccer Category: Roy Keane - Irish International Soccer Star Ireland Assisant Manager   Club Career Outline Rockmount & Cobh Ramblers, Cork Notts Forest *Manchester United Glasgow Celtic Sunderland Manager 2006/08 Ipswich…
Boxing Category: Peter Maher-  Irish Heavyweight Boxer Came In To Boxing After Knocking Out Feared Bully At Guinness Plant, Dublin A boxer with a record of 122 wins and 93…
Soccer Category: Patrick O'Connell - Soccer Player & Ist Irish ManU Captain. Became Manager Of Barcelona FC Exceptional soccer career of early 20th century Dubliner, who captained Manchester United and managed…
Hurling Category: Matt Fuohy Famous Cork Hurler Was A Powerful Half Back Winning 3 All Ireland Senior Titles In A Row In 1950's Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork, has always been a bastion…
Soccer Category: Martin O'Neill: Famous Irish Soccer Player/Manager PLAYING CAREER FACTFILE Clubs: DISTILLERY, NOTTS FOREST, NORWICH CITY, MANCHESTER CITY, NOTTS COUNTY.   1952:  Born March 1st at Kilrea, Co. Derry, N.…
Boxing Category: John 'Rinty' Monaghan: Famous Irish & Belfast Boxer Ireland, for a small nation in population, has punched above its weight in boxing rings for over one hundred years. Boxers…
Boxing Category: John Morrissey - Famous Irish Boxer Inducted into America’s Boxing Hall Of Fame in 1954, Templemore, Co. Tipperary, was the birthplace of a famous Irish boxer. Like many more…
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