Part of RTÉ's TV50 celebrations, A Little Bit TV profiles eight presenters.
With Gráinne Seoige, Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh, Bunny Carr, Seán Duignan, Mark Cagney, Derek Davis and Theresa Lowe also set to share their stories in the coming weeks. (Source: RTE)
Legendary broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy is the subject of the first programme in the new series A
In tonight's episode, O'Herlihy discusses his time as a newspaper journalist, working in
Current Affairs for RTÉ Television and his favourite memories from RTÉ Sport, including
Ireland's penalty shoot-out in Italia 90.
O'Herlihy presented RTÉ Sport's coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, his ninth FIFA World
Cup.He has done 17 European and World Cups for RTÉ, most recently UEFA Euro 2012.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup will be the final tournament that he will cover before retiring.
The RTE frontman is to bow out following the World Cup in Brazil after more than 49 years at the station.