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Irish Examiner - Weekend - - Television - Des O’Driscoll

Bernard Dunne’s Myth­i­cal He­roes RTÉ2, 5.05pm

The for­mer boxer con­tin­ues his full-on ca­reer change with more sto­ries from Ire­land’s leg­endary past. First up is the tale of how Deirdre caused the down­fall of the Red Branch Knights. The Bull of Coo­ley fol­lows on Wed­nes­day, and Fri­day has the story of Fionn MacCumhaill’s favourite aunt, Turien.

Sport

The Cham­pi­onship clash of West Bromwich Al­bion v Brent­ford (Sky Sports, ko 8pm) pro­vides some live soc­cer, with Wes Hoola­han prob­a­bly fea­tur­ing in the home side’s squad, even though he hasn’t been get­ting much game time. The FA

Cup Third Round Draw (BBC One, 7.30pm) also brings the Pre­mier League and Cham­pi­onship sides into the com­pe­ti­tion.

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