Struggling Sports Journalists, lack of help from NUIJ amid this pandemic


Sportstalk spoke to Longford Leader sports journalist Deniese O’Flaherty recently on our new Just 20 Podcast.

Deniese a very popular soccer and gaelic games journalist talks to us about the current struggles of her profession, what its like to be a modern day sports journalist and what her thoughts are on “poster boys/girls” getting gigs ahead of qualified journalists.

Sportstalk are delighted to announce their new show albeit fast tracked to air this time of the year due to the lack of games, over the next couple of weeks we will be talking to a wide variety of sporting characters.

We would like to thank our show sponsors Medel Healthcare. Medel over the coming months will be launching their Back to Business Health Screen and Cardiac Health screen for more information visit