We are in lockdown and encouraged to stay at home and stay safe. In between the new books, the new recipes, the conversations and the occasional moment of sleep, there is no shortage of activity on-screen this weekend to keep you occupied.

Here is our guide as to how you can spend an uplifting inspiring weekend away from the hurly-burly, with your remote control at the ready…


Friday, October 23rd


5 PM Kick-Off Ukraine Vs Republic of Ireland Women’s Team RTÉ 2 and RTÉ Player from 4-30 pm

Vera Pauw’s team have been a breath of fresh air across Irish soccer in this campaign and they can secure second place in the group, a play-off at worst and, with other results in their favour, a guaranteed first major finals in England at Euro 21, in the summer of 2022.

7-30 PM Kick-Off Leinster Vs Zebre in Guinness PRO14 Rugby TG4

Round three of the new season and a chance to see some of the future stars of Irish Rugby as Leinster go deep on their roster.

8 PM Kick-Off Aston Villa Vs Leeds Premier League Sky Sports



Saturday, October 24th


2 PM Kerry Vs Donegal Allianz League Division 1 Football Eirsport 1

Two big wins last weekend and both sides will be honing their approach for next weekend’s Championship, as well as possibly landing the League title.

2 PM Cavan Vs Roscommon Allianz League Division 2 Football TG4

3-30 PM Ireland Vs Italy Guinness Six Nations Virgin Media One from 2-30 PM

Live from the Aviva Stadium as the Guinness 6 Nations gets back to business.

5-30 PM Man United Vs Chelsea Premier League Sky Sports

6 PM Dublin Vs Laois Leinster Hurling Championship Sky Sports Mix

Can Dublin gain revenge for last year’s Championship exit at the hands of Eddie Brennan’s team?

6-30 PM Ireland Vs Italy in Women’s Six Nations RTÉ2 and RTÉ Player from 6 PM

Back in action and looking to put up a big performance, the Irish team is building up for December’s World Cup Qualifiers

8 PM Liverpool Vs Sheffield United Premier League Sky Sports



Sunday, October 25th


1-05 PM F1 Portuguese Grand Prix Sky Sports F1

2 PM Galway Vs Dublin Allianz League Division 1 TG4

3-45 PM Clare Vs Limerick Munster Senior Hurling Championship Quarter Final RTÉ 2 and RTÉ Player

The Championship is back with a bang and what should be a scintillating clash between these two rivals across the Shannon estuary.

5 PM Ulster Vs Dragons Guinness PRO14 EirSport

7 PM Tennesee Titans Vs Pittsburgh Steelers Sky Sports Main Event

7 30 PM Edinburgh Vs Connacht Guinness PRO14 Eirsport

9-30 PM Sunday Game RTÉ 2

If that wasn’t enough there are a huge number of games being broadcast on GAAGo at €5 per match as well as streaming arrangements in place for the Liberty Insurance Camogie Championships and a host of other sport across the weekend.

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