Updated: 2010-06-01 12:24:34
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By: SligoToday.ie 
Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' in Sligo

The Newstalk/Ulster Bank opened their nationwide roadshow in Sligo. Shenanigans Bar and Restaurant on Bridge St was the chosen venue to 'kick off' the eight city tour and the audience who packed the venue to the rafters were not disappointed as they were treated to a brilliant interviews by Newstalk's Eoin McDevitt with Liverpool FC legend Phil ‘Tommo’ Thompson and GAA greats, Sligo's Tommy Brehony, Mayo's David Brady and Galway's Joe Bergin.

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Andy and Eoin get the evening underway
Andy and Eoin get the evening underway
Joe Bergin (Galway GAA) with Eoin McDevitt (Newstalk's Off the Ball) and Andy Kearns (Ulster Bank)
Joe Bergin (Galway GAA) with Eoin McDevitt (Newstalk's Off the Ball) and Andy Kearns (Ulster Bank)
Serious discussion
Serious discussion
Boys night out!
Boys night out!
Fun on the night
Fun on the night
Sinead Leonard from Sligo with the love of her life Frank Courtney from Longfond
Sinead Leonard from Sligo with the love of her life Frank Courtney from Longfond
Garath Harte - Station Editor Newstalk, Eoin McDevitt - Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' presenter, Phil ‘Tommo’ Thompson - Liverpool FC, Andy Kearns - Ulster Bank and Joe Bergin - Galway GAA.
Garath Harte - Station Editor Newstalk, Eoin McDevitt - Newstalk's 'Off the Ball' presenter, Phil ‘Tommo’ Thompson - Liverpool FC, Andy Kearns - Ulster Bank and Joe Bergin - Galway GAA.
Tommo reacts to Seanie Maguire suggestion to join the team
Tommo reacts to Seanie Maguire suggestion to join the team
Gerry McLoughlin having his Liverpool FC jersey autographed by Tommo
Gerry McLoughlin having his Liverpool FC jersey autographed by Tommo
Frank Courtney gets his Liverpool shirt autographed
Frank Courtney gets his Liverpool shirt autographed
Frank Courtney came from Longford to meet his Kop hero
Frank Courtney came from Longford to meet his Kop hero
Ballymote fans with Tommo
Ballymote fans with Tommo
Tommo and Sligo Liverpool fan Gerry McLoughlin
Tommo and Sligo Liverpool fan Gerry McLoughlin
Eoin McDevitt, Tommo and Ken Early ready for the Off
Eoin McDevitt, Tommo and Ken Early ready for the Off
Some of the Newstalk crew
Some of the Newstalk crew
Enjoying the night
Enjoying the night
All vantage points were taken
All vantage points were taken
Eoin McDevitt interviewing Phil 'Tommo' Thompson
Eoin McDevitt interviewing Phil 'Tommo' Thompson