Second Captains 30/8/2013 Image Name: Second Captains 30/8/2013 Description: Second Captains, Dublin 30/8/2013 Eoin McDevitt, Ken Early, Ciaran Murphy, Simon Hick and Mark Horgan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Billy Stickland Copyright: ©INPHO/Billy Stickland


Second Captains Live is a new show where comedy, sport and entertainment meet in a knockabout fashion, as presenters Eoin McDevitt, Ken Early and Ciaran Murphy’s  chat and play with celebrity guests from inside and outside the sporting field.

Brought to you by the multi-award winning radio team of Eoin McDevitt, Ken Early, Ciaran Murphy, Simon Hick and Mark Horgan. Each week the Second Captains team  will be joined by three of their favourite Irish sports stars and together they’ll discuss the week’s major stories, drawing on their guests’ experience of top class competition. The show will also feature an additional interviews with guests from outside the world of sport, some classic RTÉ archive and the clever and original use of inserts.

This four part series will debut at 10.30PM on RTÉ Two on Tuesday, September 10th, immediately after coverage of the Republic of Ireland’s crucial World Cup Qualifier against Austria and on the subsequent show will broadcast on Wednesday night’s on Sept 18, 25 and Oct 2.