Benjamin Roberts, writer of ‘Gunshots & Goalposts: The Story of Northern Irish Football’ joins Joe Devine to talk about the history of football in Northern Ireland, the impact of the troubles, and little old ladies flicking embers.
Belfast Celtic were formed in 1891. They were dissolved in 1949. We look at the history behind the club.2
Derry City began life in the Irish league, but now find themselves in the League of Ireland.3
Cliftonville is Ireland's oldest club, after a troubled history, they decided to stay in the Irish league.4
Linfield FC are the most successful club in Irish league history, but they are not without enemies.5
Author of Gunshots & Goalposts Ben Roberts joins Joe to discuss the impact of the troubles on football.