GAAconomics: The Secret Life of Numbers in the GAA by Michael Moynihan, NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
GAAconomics: The Secret Life of Money in the GAA

GAAconomics: The Secret Life of Money in the GAA

by Michael Moynihan
     
 

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The greatest amateur sports association in the world? Michael Moynihan takes a look behind the scenes to reveal the truth about the GAA and looks for answers to the awkward questions.

Why won't hurling and Gaelic football become professional? What would it cost to complete Croke Park? What's the economic benefit of winning an All-Ireland? What would it have

Overview

The greatest amateur sports association in the world? Michael Moynihan takes a look behind the scenes to reveal the truth about the GAA and looks for answers to the awkward questions.

Why won't hurling and Gaelic football become professional? What would it cost to complete Croke Park? What's the economic benefit of winning an All-Ireland? What would it have cost the GAA not to host rugby and soccer? Who gets paid? What are the spin-offs for players? And, by the way, what county supporters really bring their own sandwiches to the All-Ireland final? A unique sports book which will ensure you never again look at hurling and football the same way. Michael Moynihan talks frankly to current and recent players and gets the inside story on how money courses through the GAA. A unique sports book which will ensure you never again look at hurling and football the same way. Michael Moynihan talks frankly to current and recent players and gets the inside story on how money courses through the GAA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780717154548
Publisher:
Gill Books
Publication date:
09/20/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
3 MB

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Meet the Author

Michael Moynihan is a journalist with the Irish Examiner covering sport and politics. He is the best-selling author of Blood Brothers, the definitive book on the Cork hurling team of the last decade.

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