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Between the Stripes LOI podcast

English, Sports, 8 seasons, 228 episodes, 1 day, 3 hours, 46 minutes
Between the Stripes League of Ireland podcast coming your way each and every Wednesday night with the very best in debate, big name interviews and fixture previews/reviews by our co-hosts, Kieran Burke and Jonathan Brier. Subscribe now on Apple podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast app. Alternatively, you can listen to the show via our website,
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The lads are back for a second pod in the space of 2 days due to the stunning return to LOI management of Stephen Kenny at St.Pat'.  Meanwhile, on Wednesday afternoon, one of the most bizarre episodes in LOI history (and that's saying something) concluded with Noel King departing Dundalk after just 26 days in charge.  Sponsored by  Check out the BTS Members Club for extra LOI content weekly, including a weekly Friday column by podcast host Kieran Burke. Sign up via 
5/16/202438 minutes, 30 seconds
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2022 Pre-Season Special!

With the new League of Ireland season just a couple of weeks away, the Between the Stripes LOI Podcast team examine the business done by all 20 clubs across both divisions and evaluates each side's respective chances ahead of the new campaign. There's also a discussion on the scrapping of season bundles for LOI TV.  
2/3/20221 hour, 44 minutes, 12 seconds
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The Joey Ndo Special!

We bring you an exclusive 90-minute interview with one of the League of Ireland's greatest ever imports as the legendary Joey Ndo sits down with Kieran Burke to discuss his life in the LOI, his passion for coaching, and his unique commentary style. Welcome to heaven. 
11/4/20211 hour, 34 minutes, 57 seconds
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PODCAST EXTRA: Dundalk fans air their views on club unrest

With fan unrest continuing to grow amid calls for a protest demanding the removal of club chairman Bill Hulsizer, Kieran Burke caught up with Dundalk fans on the streets of the town yesterday to get their views on the situation at Oriel Park while Ciaran Callan gives us details on his proposal for a new supporters club.  Also available to watch on Between the Stripes TV on YouTube. 
5/11/202124 minutes, 16 seconds
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John Gill - League of Ireland Life Stories

John Gill is the latest guest on Between the Stripes TV's League of Ireland Life Stories series. Giller talks us through starting out at Kilkenny City, working under Dermot Keely, boom & bust at Dublin City, drama at Dundalk (both times), Maxi v John Delaney, Vinny Perth and so much more in a nothing-off-limits discussion. Available to watch on Between the Stripes TV (YouTube) or via our website  Subscribe & review! 
5/6/202144 minutes, 50 seconds
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Sean Prunty - League of Ireland Life Stories

Longford Town FC legend Sean Prunty walks us through his remarkable life story both inside and outside of football. Sean starts by telling us how he was finished with the game upon returning from England only for a certain Stephen Kenny to pick up the phone one day. Prunty also covers Longford's glory days, relegation in 2007 and of course his sudden retirement due to heart issues at just 28 and how he coped with such news.  Available to watch on Between the Stripes TV on YouTube! 
4/12/202144 minutes, 38 seconds
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Danny Watters - League of Ireland Life Stories

To mark Organ Donor week we sat down with remarkable Dundalk FC fan Danny Watters who donated a kidney to his sister late last year. We discuss some of the questions people have about such an operation and the need for more awareness around organ donation and of course we talk about the Town.  If you'd prefer to watch this interview it's available on Between the Stripes TV on YouTube or via 
3/29/202125 minutes, 16 seconds
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Willie Tyrell - League of Ireland Life Stories

Two-time First Division winner with Longford Town and Wexford Youths and current Bohemians under-19's coach Willie Tyrell is the latest guest on our League of Ireland Life Stories series. Would you prefer to watch the show? Search Between the Stripes TV on YouTube! 
3/25/202124 minutes, 47 seconds
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PODCAST EXTRA: League of Ireland life stories with Aodh Dervin

To celebrate the two-year anniversary of Between the Stripes LOI podcast's very first episode, we are bringing you a podcast extra this week. Recently, Between the Stripes TV launched its new League of Ireland life stories series, as Kieran Burke travels the country to sit down with past and present LOI stars to learn more about them off the field as well as on it. Deciding to start with a local figure, Kieran sat down with Longford Town FC's Aodh Dervin, who spoke about his early football memories, career challenges, international frustration and hopes for the future. Subscribe for more or if you prefer, you can watch the interview in full on our Between the Stripes TV YouTube channel.   
6/8/201921 minutes, 55 seconds
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New Years Special

Returning with a New Years Special Edition, Burke & Brier are joined by Darren Meenan, Neale Fenn and James Doona, while  journalist Dave Donnelly is also on the phone to talk off-season transfers. Finally, Limerick fan Kevin Kiely vents his frustration in our first fan interview of 2018.
1/11/20181 hour, 12 minutes, 8 seconds
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Episode 15

Two #LOILEGENDS join Burke & Brier this week as Derry goal machine Rory Patterson and Sligo's 500 plus appearance man Raff Cretaro call to say hello. Elsewhere, there's an interview with YBIG member Ger Keville ahead of a crucial WCQ double header for Martin O'Neill's Ireland. #BTSLOIPOD
10/4/20171 hour, 2 minutes, 12 seconds
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Episode 14

Off the back of last weeks recording breaking show, Burke & Brier interview no less than 5 guests on episode 14 as Bohemians Paddy Kavanagh talks European dreams while Bray reporter Dan Gorman also speaks of potential UEFA holidays on the Seaside. WNL player Jenny O'Keefe talks about the weekends refereeing controversy while Mark Hill (FM Ireland) and St.Pat's fan Sean Doyle also speak to #BTS. All this plus the latest debates, results and previews from the #greatestleagueintheworld. Please subscribe and rate us on Itunes.
9/27/20171 hour, 11 minutes, 14 seconds
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Episode 13

Low attendance figures are debated on this weeks show as Cobh boss Stephen Henderson, Wexford FC media officer Shane Marron and Galway United fan Julian Canny weigh in with their thoughts on the situation. Elsewhere, Dundalk FC 'keeper Gary Rogers is this weeks star guest as he discusses trophies while also paying his respects to the late Jimmy Magee.
9/20/20171 hour, 8 minutes, 17 seconds
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Episode 12

After a 2 week break, Burke & Brier are joined by no less than 5 guests including Dundalk's Brian Gartland, LTFC 'keeper Jack Brady and Cobh number one Paul Hunt.
9/13/20171 hour, 24 minutes, 3 seconds
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Between the Stripes LOI podcast episode 11

Following Saturday's 7-1 demolition job on local rivals Athlone Town, Burke & Brier discuss the crisis at Lissywoolen, while hat-trick hero and club legend David O'Sullivan joins the lads to talk records. There's a full review of the weekends action from both divisions as Dundalk FM's Ciaran Callan joins the show, while Bangor Celtic 'keeper Stephen Conlon is also a special guest on episode 11. Be sure to subscribe.
8/23/20171 hour, 16 minutes, 36 seconds
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Between the Stripes LOI podcast episode 10

It's our landmark 10th episode and to mark it Burke & Brier are joined by three huge names...Former LOI referee and current MLS official Alan Kelly, Longford Town manager Neale Fenn and in form Finn Harps winger Caolan McAleer. Listen, like & share!
8/18/20171 hour, 12 minutes, 43 seconds
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Between the Stripes LOI podcast episode 9

In form Bohemians striker, Dinny Corcoran joins the lads on this weeks show as does Portmarnock manager Willie O'Leary. Limerick reporter, Mike Ahern is also on the line to talk relegation worries at Markets Fields, while Burke and Brier talk all the latest transfers, news, results and fixtures in the wonderful world of LOI!
8/18/20171 hour, 18 minutes, 23 seconds
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Between the Stripes LOI podcast episode 8

It's a European/FAI cup special on episode 8 of 'Between the Stripes LOI podcast' as co-hosts Kieran Burke and Jonathan Brier are joined by former Cork City chairman, John O'Sullivan. Also on the phoneline is Longford Town legend, Pat Flynn while the lads are also joined by an Italian based LOI fan! Finally, Ballincollig AFC captain, David Sweeney talks about the huge FAI cup tie coming up against Roddy Collins Athlone Town. All this and much much more on episode 8 of 'Between the Stripes' LOI podcast.
8/18/20171 hour, 16 minutes, 30 seconds
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Between the Stripes LOI podcast episode 7

It's our biggest show ever as Jon Brier and Kieran Burke speak to no less than 6 guests on the night, including Longford Town's two newest signings Paul Finnegan and Sam Verdon. There's fan interviews also with Gerard Grimes (Drogheda) and Julian Canny (Galway) on the line, while reporter Dan Gorman updates us on the latest goings on at crisis club Bray. Finally, Johnny from Junior Soccer Portal is on hand with the latest news from the non-league world of Irish football while Burke and Brier also discuss Europe and all the latest LOI news, fixtures, results and transfers.
8/18/20171 hour, 15 minutes, 58 seconds