More titles to consider

Shopping Cart

You're getting the VIP treatment!

With the purchase of Kobo VIP Membership, you're getting 10% off and 2x Kobo Super Points on eligible items.

itemsitem
See your RECOMMENDATIONS

Synopsis

The GAA can boast some great dynasties and 'Brothers in Sport' is a fascinating examination of the game's rich family relations. The GAA's tradition is rooted in families. Since its foundation in 1884 many sets of brothers have battled with and against each other for the pride of parish and county. In a game rich with sibling talent and ability, Donal Keenan offers a fascinating examination of the game's rich family relations.

‘You’re only on the team because of your brother,’ was the taunt. ‘That stung me more than any belt I ever got,’

John Henderson

Profiling some of Ireland’s most famous hurling and football brothers, 'Brothers in Sport' provides an insight into lives and times of these famous sporting brothers who achieved success and fame through their sporting prowess in Gaelic football and hurling. With interviews of famous brothers like the Ó hAilpins, the Earley and the Canavans, as well as memories of past heroes like the Foleys and the Rackards, these profiles of brothers from across the country reflect their triumphs and disappointments throughout their careers.

Ratings and Reviews

Overall rating

No ratings yet
(0)
5 Stars 4 Stars 3 Stars 2 Stars 1 Stars
0 0 0 0 0

Be the first to rate and review this book!

You've already shared your review for this item. Thanks!

We are currently reviewing your submission. Thanks!

You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices:

  • DESKTOP
  • eREADERS
  • TABLETS
  • IOS
  • ANDROID
  • BLACKBERRY
  • WINDOWS