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Eoghan McDermott reportedly quits role on RTÉ 2FM

The radio star currently presents Breakfast with Eoghan & Doireann

Picture: Cathal Burke

Eoghan McDermott has reportedly quit his role on RTE’s 2FM.

Eoghan currently presents the popular morning breakfast show on the radio station alongside Doireann Garrihy.

This week, Eoghan reportedly informed his bosses at RTE that he is leaving the role to embark on opportunities overseas, according to The Irish Daily Mail.

Picture: Kinlan Photography.

Eoghan was absent from the show for a number of weeks in 2019, with Love Islander Greg O’Shea filling in for him, while he fulfilled a voice-over work commitment in Australia.

It is reported that the career move comes as he plans to relocate to Australia.

Eoghan and Doireann have been entertaining the masses every morning since they initially teamed up for the show.


Breakfast with Eoghan & Doireann has been an on-air success, with 135,000 people tuning in each morning on average.

RTE said it did not comment on individual contracts when contacted by Goss.ie for comment.

A representative for Eoghan McDermott has been contacted for comment.