Given’s book shortlisted for award

Shay Given’s recently-released autobiography ‘Any Given Saturday’ has been shortlisted for the Eir Sport Sports Book of the Year award.

22 books in total are in the running with the final shortlist to be announced at the end of November with an awards event taking place in December.

Leitrim native and Sunday World journalist Seán McGoldrick is one of the nine-person judging committee made up of national media sport editors and reporters.

Speaking on Ocean FM Sport at the weekend, Donegal native Given spoke about his decision to publish a book on his hugely successful career…