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Second Captains is a multi-platform media production company based in Dublin, Ireland.

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  • SECOND CAPTAINS #SEXYEUROS T-SHIRTS

    Is your travel-bag to Euro 2016 feeling incomplete? Want to declare your love for your country, while also looking sexy? Enjoy the feel of high quality garments against your skin while watching Ireland on the big screen? Good news folks, because the Second Captains 88 Jersey and Second Captains Original t-shirt are both available right [...]

  • COME TO THE IRISH TIMES SECOND CAPTAINS IN CORK CITY

    We’re going to leave it all on the pitch like Christy Ring in Crane Lane Theatre next Monday night and we want you to be there. We’re travelling to Cork City for our first live show in Ireland of the year for our farewell podcast in advance of Euro 2016. The show will take place [...]

  • SECOND CAPTAINS MESSAGES TO YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY IN THE U.S

    What’s happening Captaineers? So as many of you know, we’re travelling to New York on April 11th to broadcast a week of live shows and podcasts. Yeah, we know what you’re thinking; “I can’t believe the lads are prepared to travel to the other side of the world just to do some shows for the [...]

  • SECOND CAPTAINS IN NEW YORK CITY

    Second Captaineers of New York! We know how many of you have supported the podcast since 2013, so we’ve decided that the next stop on our never-ending #PBESO World Tour is your city! We’ll be LIVE – with thanks to our friends at Aer Lingus – in the Brass Monkey in the Meatpacking District in [...]

  • PATRICK KLUIVERT AND SECOND CAPTAINS: MEET A LEGEND

    Ahoy Second Captaineers! We come bearing awesome exciting live show news – one of the greatest Dutch footballers of all time, Patrick Kluivert, is going to join us for an exclusive podcast interview later this month and we want twenty of our beloved Irish Times Second Captains listeners to join us and come and meet [...]

  • CLICK AND COLLECT YOUR SECOND CAPTAINS ANNUAL TOMORROW

    Lots of people are getting in touch with us saying they’re struggling to find copies of The Second Captains Sports Annual Volume 1. It’s selling out fast but you can still guarantee a copy if you order online and collect tomorrow at our Second Captains offices in Dublin city centre. Order online and collect between [...]

  • TICKETS FOR THE FINAL SHOW OF SERIES 5

    We’re coming to the end of Series 5 and we’ll be bringing our final show of the series to RTÉ studios on Wednesday 11th November. We always want to make our final show a bit special and to get the best crowd of the series into studio and we’ll also be looking forward to Ireland’s first [...]

  • TICKETS FOR SHOW ON 28th OCTOBER

    We’re back on home ground in RTÉ next Wednesday 28th October for our fifth show of the series. We all need a bit of a pick me up after Sunday so if you’d like to join us in RTÉ studios get applying for tickets now. As always we want to hear about your dubious sporting [...]

  • SECOND CAPTAINS AT THE SUGAR CLUB

    No sooner will we have landed back from Cardiff than we’ll be getting ready for an Irish Times World Cup Special podcast live from The Sugar Club on Wednesday 21st October. We can’t promise more chicken suits, but there will be free stuff, major cash prizes, more free stuff and yes…pizza. The closing dates for [...]

  • SECOND CAPTAINS LIVE IN CARDIFF

    Come and see the show at the Rugby World Cup! Second Captains Live is pitching up in Cardiff next week to broadcast our show, bells and whistles attached, from the Welsh capital in the build up to Ireland’s Quarter Final showdown in the Rugby World Cup. We’re going to have an all-star cast with us [...]

What we do.

 

Second Captains is a media production company based in Dublin, Ireland. Set up in March 2013 by Eoin McDevitt, Ken Early, Mark Horgan, Ciarán Murphy and Simon Hick, we specialise in television, online, radio and live show production.

We are to the forefront of this new era of broadcasting and currently produce podcasts The Irish Times Second Captains and The Irish Times Second Captains Football for irishtimes.com as well as the radio show Second Captains Championship for RTÉ Radio 1 and Second Captains Live for RTÉ 2 television. We also produce live events and work with the most insightful and entertaining names in Irish and world sport.

Our team previously produced and presented the Off The Ball show on Newstalk for eight years, winning a record nine PPI national radio awards.

Check in with all our latest news and don't be shy, get in touch and say hello.

 

"quite simply sports broadcasting of the highest quality" - Irish Independent

"terrifyingly good" - The Slate

"It’s hot shit.." - Rob Delaney

 
 

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THE IRISH TIMES SECOND CAPTAINS PODCASTS


Our podcasts, The Irish Times Second Captains and The Irish Times Second Captains Football have reached over 3 million soundcloud plays in the first 6 months of 2014 alone. They are Ireland's most popular podcasts in any category and also attract a large audience worldwide. Broadcasting twice on Monday & twice on Thursday on irishtimes.com

THE IRISH TIMES SECOND CAPTAINS PODCASTS

 

SECOND CAPTAINS LIVE ON RTÉ 2


Second Captains Live is the place in Irish television where sport meets entertainment – where the national obsession is discussed with pride, humour and passion. SCL combines big name guests with classic RTÉ archive and features such as Boring Irish Sporting Tweets and the most controversial slot on Irish television, the Good Wall. It's a brand new format for Irish TV filmed in front of an enthusiastic live studio audience.

Series 5 is coming up in autumn 2015.

SECOND CAPTAINS LIVE ON RTE 2

 

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