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The Stand with Eamon Dunphy is a current affairs, sport and culture podcast posting five or more episodes each week.
Editor and Presenter - Eamon Dunphy
As a former professional and international soccer player Eamon was capped 23 times for Ireland. He has been a writer and broadcaster for over 40 years and written five best selling books including an early memoir Only a Game?, U2’s biography Unforgettable Fire, Sir Matt Busby’s biography A Strange Kind of Glory, Roy Keane’s autobiography Keane, and most recently his own memoir, The Rocky Road.
As a newspaper columnist Eamon has written for a number of newspapers, most notably the Irish Daily Star and the Sunday Independent. He was a contributor to RTÉ’s soccer panel for 40 years and was the editor and presenter of the drivetime radio show The Last Word for five years in the newly established Radio Ireland (now Today FM). Eamon launched The Stand in November 2016.

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The Stand with Eamon Dunphy The Stand

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    • 4.2 • 203 Ratings

The Stand with Eamon Dunphy is a current affairs, sport and culture podcast posting five or more episodes each week.
Editor and Presenter - Eamon Dunphy
As a former professional and international soccer player Eamon was capped 23 times for Ireland. He has been a writer and broadcaster for over 40 years and written five best selling books including an early memoir Only a Game?, U2’s biography Unforgettable Fire, Sir Matt Busby’s biography A Strange Kind of Glory, Roy Keane’s autobiography Keane, and most recently his own memoir, The Rocky Road.
As a newspaper columnist Eamon has written for a number of newspapers, most notably the Irish Daily Star and the Sunday Independent. He was a contributor to RTÉ’s soccer panel for 40 years and was the editor and presenter of the drivetime radio show The Last Word for five years in the newly established Radio Ireland (now Today FM). Eamon launched The Stand in November 2016.

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    Ep 1990: Lagging Biden needs a result in next Thursday’s US Presidential debate

    Ep 1990: Lagging Biden needs a result in next Thursday’s US Presidential debate

    Niall Stanage reports from Washington. Niall is Associate Editor at The Hill and White House columnist for that publication.
    Recorded on Thursday 20th June 2024.
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    • 31 min
    Ep 1989: Netanyahu disbands his war cabinet amid fears of second front against Hezbollah and Lebanon

    Ep 1989: Netanyahu disbands his war cabinet amid fears of second front against Hezbollah and Lebanon

    Senator Tom Clonan talks to Eamon as Israel and Hezbollah move closer to all out war. Tom Clonan is an author, military analyst and Rtd Captain in the Irish army. He served with UN Peacekeepers in Lebanon during the 1996 Israeli Operation Grapes of Wrath.
    Recorded on Tuesday 18th June 2024.
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    • 27 min
    Ep 1988: UK General Election - Farage targets the Tories with ambition to be PM in five years

    Ep 1988: UK General Election - Farage targets the Tories with ambition to be PM in five years

    Economist and commentator Chris Johns talks to Eamon about the UK General Election.
    Recorded on Monday 17th June 2024.
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    • 28 min
    Ep 1987: Paschal Donohoe - despite fears of far-right the centre can hold in Ireland and Europe

    Ep 1987: Paschal Donohoe - despite fears of far-right the centre can hold in Ireland and Europe

    Minister Paschal Donohoe talks to Eamon about the local and European elections, immigration, and RTÉ. Paschal Donohoe is Minister for Public Expenditure, National Development Plan Delivery and Reform,
    Recorded on Thursday 13th June 2024.
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    • 27 min
    Ep 1986: Gifts received by the Justices reflect very badly on the US Supreme Court

    Ep 1986: Gifts received by the Justices reflect very badly on the US Supreme Court

    Niall Stanage reports from Washington Niall is Associate Editor of The Hill and White House columnist for that publication.
    Recorded on Thursday 13th June 2024.
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    • 28 min
    Ep 1985: French Election - Macron gambles the house on shock election

    Ep 1985: French Election - Macron gambles the house on shock election

    Lara Marlowe talks to Eamon as Marine Le Pen's RN Party makes huge gains in the European Elections. Lara Marlowe is a US-born journalist and author, who was the US correspondent for The Irish Times before returning to Paris in 2013 as the paper's Paris correspondent. Lara also spent 15 years as a journalist for Time.
    Recorded on Monday 10th June 2024.
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    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
203 Ratings

203 Ratings

KMD1974 ,

Oh and btw

Eamonn is no one to be moralising to anyone about drug taking ffs.

1967Pip ,

Chris Johns for Prime Minister 🤣!

Always unmissable commentary 👏

Nim Chimsky ,

Boomer analysis

Nothing new here, lots of pale, male and stale taking about politics as though nothing has changed in the last twenty years. Very US exceptionalist point of view, as if the rest of the world outside the Anglosphere should be viewed with suspicion.

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