It’s safe to say that Martin O’Neill and RTÉ’s Tony O’Donoghue have a strained relationship, to say the least.
O’Neill in the past has not taken well to the line of questioning O’Donoghue has put forward to the Republic of Ireland manager and one was to expect another tetchy affair when O’Neill had to fulfill his media obligations in the aftermath of tonight’s humiliating 5-1 loss to Denmark.
And that’s exactly what we got. The interview began with the pair discussing the game in detail but once questioning begun to shift towards O’Neill’s future and some of the disappointing results in his tenure, including tonight, O’Neill’s mood changed and it was clear to see that the Derry man was becoming increasingly emotional.
Check it out for yourself below (from 3 minutes):
— RTÉ Soccer (@RTEsoccer) November 14, 2017