In today’s 58th episode of the podcast, we return to the Business of Football in this week of the start of the 2024 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Season

I’m joined by Mark Scanlon the Director of the League of Ireland at the FAI and we have a wide-ranging conversation about the growing popularity of the League, investing in grounds, the quality of the players we are seeing coming through and staying longer, and among other things, the world of football broadcasting

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Let’s get into it then with Mark, in an unusual setting for a morning chat…

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