Drama on Newstalk: Midfielder

Producer Brian Gallagher’s latest radio play explores the colorful world of professional soccer.

Drama on Newstalk: Midfielder


As part of our Spring Season of Drama on Newstalk, PPI-nominated producer Brian Gallagher’s latest work is a radio play that looks at the colorful world of professional soccer.

Starring Mark O’Regan, Stephen Jones and Marion O’Dwyer, Midfielder is the story of a former player Billy Murray.  With wry humour Billy recalls the social and work adjustments he had to make on going to Seventies England, to follow his dream of being a professional footballer.

LISTEN LIVE ON AIR: Midfielder will be broadcast live on Newstalk 106-108fm on Saturday 22nd April at 10pm, and repeated on Sunday 23rd April at 8am.

Midfielder premiered on Newstalk on Easter Monday 17th April at 11am. You can listen to the podcast here:

CREDITS: Midfielder was written and produced by Brian Gallagher.   The programme was funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the Television License Fee. 

LISTEN LIVE ONLINE: Midfielder can also be listened to online at: www.newstalk.com