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Business of Sport: The first down to greet you at reception was always John Giles.

19th October, 2014

The first down to greet you at reception was always John Giles. Small in stature, he towered in terms of intimidation to the point that you smiled at the refreshing notion that brains do sometimes trump brawn. He tended to be in RTÉ early on match days, sitting with an engineer in a shoebox room looking at footage. Revisiting clip A. Adding clip B to his highlight reel. All to illustrate point C. It made...

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