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You’ve probably heard the news that Stephen Kenny has just been confirmed as Republic of Ireland manager with immediate effect, so we think it’s a pretty damn good time to replay our brilliant interview with the man himself from our most recent The Gang’s All Here Shows (boy will there be a live show party when we get through this by the way).

Murph introduces the show this Saturday night. Stephen spoke to us in front of a packed house at Liberty Hall and this interview is one not to be missed, as his passion for his  job shines through in every answer. Tonight, we make it open to everyone.

We discuss his advice to young players, why loan deals can be a poisoned chalice, why you shouldn’t be punished for being an Irishman, his commitment to his attacking philosophy, and how the u-21s performances have been a rare bright spot for Irish football last year.

We’ll be back for more reaction with Ken, Eoin and Murph on Monday but in the meantime this Saturday, you’re allowed ONE DRINK, NO MORE, THEN YOU’RE OFF TO BED.

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