Ewan MacKenna

Ewan MacKenna

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Ewan MacKenna: It hits you that you'll never get to see your kids grow up, never see their sporting successes, never walk your daughter down the aisle'

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Ewan MacKenna: Arsène Wenger changed the course of English football in the late 1990s and early 2000s, but those days seem a long time ago.

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Ewan MacKenna: Even the victims of the NFL's domestic violence problem don't want to discuss the subject.

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Ewan MacKenna: As another All-Ireland final rolls around today, thoughts inevitably turn to the greatest battles of the past

Business of sport: Many of the windows of the tightly-packed, redbrick terraced houses are covered in Union Jacks.

Business of sport: Many of the windows of the tightly-packed, redbrick terraced houses are covered in Union Jacks.

Ewan MacKenna: Carl Frampton, Belfast’s latest world champion, comes from a boxing milieu where only ability, not religion, matters

Ewan MacKenna: John Delaney has been leading the FAI for ten years. What has been achieved?

Ewan MacKenna: John Delaney has been leading the FAI for ten years. What has been achieved?

It’s easy to criticise – but it’s easier still when there’s so much to criticise.

Business of Sport: An Irishman, Englishman and Scotsman walk into a bar

Business of Sport: An Irishman, Englishman and Scotsman walk into a bar

Ewan MacKenna: We all know that numbers make a difference in a sport with no transfers

Ewan MacKenna: The best Mayo side of the last 60 years deserve credit, not taunts, even without the ultimate victory

Ewan MacKenna: The best Mayo side of the last 60 years deserve credit, not taunts, even without the ultimate victory

There's something a bit off about being a sports fan.

Business of sport: Let's drop the cheesy our girls' rhetoric: women's sport will simply never be as good as men's

Business of sport: Let's drop the cheesy our girls' rhetoric: women's sport will simply never be as good as men's

Let’s drop the cheesy ‘our girls’ rhetoric: women’s sport will simply never be as good as men’s.

Profile: Louis van Gaal

Profile: Louis van Gaal

Man Utd's martinet

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Ewan MacKenna: Suppressing Palestine's ability to play sport is a long-term weapon in Israel's armoury

Ewan MacKenna: Football is moving towards a stale monopoly, yet this is largely being ignored

Ewan MacKenna: Football is moving towards a stale monopoly, yet this is largely being ignored

Everyone has their own memory of what it once was.

Business of Sport

Business of Sport

Finally, we can draw a much-needed breath and, for the most part, just smile upon reflection.

Ewan MacKenna World Cup diary from Brazil

Ewan MacKenna World Cup diary from Brazil

World Cup diary from Brazil

Ewan MacKenna World Cup diary from Brazil

Ewan MacKenna World Cup diary from Brazil

Some Brazilian airlines show live World Cup games on board.