Calling It As You See It

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During the 1983 All-Ireland Senior Football Final, Mick Dunne does not hold back in his description of this bad-tempered game between Dublin and Galway.

  • Title
    All-Ireland Senior Football Final 1983
  • 1st Broadcast
    18/09/1983
  • Contributor
    Mick Dunne
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:40
  • Material Type
    Audio
  • Clip title
    Calling It As You See It
  • Extended description

    During the 1983 All-Ireland Senior Football Final, Mick Dunne does not hold back in his description of this bad-tempered game between Dublin and Galway.

    Dunne comments "I'm just watching players niggling and punching each other in the ribs" and describes the game as "a bad tempered final". He continues "When one player beats another, they extract vengeance on each other. It has to stop".

    Ray Hazley and Thomas Tierney are both sent off.

  • Information

    The accompanying image shows Mick Dunne in 1971.
    © RTÉ Stills Library 0014/028

  • Local keywords
    Mick Dunne, Sports Commentary, All Ireland, Dublin, Galway, Ray Hazley, Thomas Tierney
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Sport
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1983
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    AA2561
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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