Nov 30, 2018
Des is a sports presenter and commentator with national broadcaster RTE - Presenter of RTÉ television's GAA programme, "The Sunday Game" & RTÉ's flagship weekend sports radio programme, "Saturday Sport". He is also the regular weekday morning Sports Presenter on "Morning Ireland" & "Today with Sean O'Rourke" programmes. He presents "Up For The Match" at the hugely popular pre-All Ireland Final TV programmes. Des was named "Ireland's Most Influential Journalist on Twitter" in 2015 & 2016. We chat to Des on his new book, his early years in journalism, his country roots, the Irish language and RTE.