Shane MacDermott

Shane MacDermott

Sports Writer

9 Articles

Favourite football team

Brentford

Favourite football ground

Griffin Park

Favourite sporting memory

2005 Ashes

Favourite sports movie

The Last Dance

Controversial opinion

Anything milder than a Medium at Nando's is pointless

Funniest sporting moment

Mark Williams doing his press conference naked after winning the 2018 World Championship

Shane is a respected journalist who has covered a range of sports for a number of years.

Latest Articles by Shane MacDermott

Conventry’s football players Ellis Simms

Football

Exclusive: Ellis Simms “looking forward” to FA Cup clash against United, eyes a goal at Wembley

With the FA Cup semi-final around the corner, the Coventry striker would like nothing more but to score a goal and advance to the final.

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-19

Steve Davis holding a trophy following his retirement from professional snooker

Snooker

Exclusive: Steve Davis on Selby’s mindset and the never-ending excitement for the Crucible

With the World Championship snooker event just around the corner, Sportsboom chats with legend of the sport Steve Davis.

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-19

Snooker player Stephen Hendry in a snooker match

Snooker

Exclusive: Hendry believes Williams is a top contender at the upcoming Crucible

“He’s different to anyone I’ve ever met. You couldn’t teach what he has, he’s unique.”

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-12

Football player Ruben Rodrigues after signing with Oxford United football club

Football

Exclusive: Ruben Rodrigues hoping for historic Championship promotion with Oxford

Can Rodrigues advance to the Championship with Oxford?

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-10

Snooker player Mark Williams holding a championship trophy

Snooker

Exclusive: Mark Williams claims O’Sullivan remains the man to beat, recollects almost retiring in 2017

From almost being gone from the scene, to lifting trophies. Sportsboom chats with Mark Williams following his dub at the Tour Championship.

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-09

Siblings Naomi Metzger and Nat Ogbeta

Football

Exclusive: Success in sports; siblings Nat Ogbeta and Naomi Metzger unveil their aspirations and experiences

Read more about the siblings who have already achieved success in sports but are both aspiring for more.

Shane MacDermott

2024-04-04

Shane MacDermott

You may not be his cup of tea if you believe The Hundred is the future of cricket.