Republic of Ireland manager visits Greystones

Mart 2Only hours after naming the Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming games against Scotland and USA.

Irish football Manager Martin O’Neill made a whistle stop visit to Greystones AFC to open the redeveloped all-weather arena.

The former Nottingham Forest man was popular with all who attended and posed for pictures even a few selfies and signed autographs.

O’Neill said of the facilities in Greystones “It’s a million miles away from the days of the mucky pitches of the 1970’s, when Brian Clough’s Nottingham Forest lifted two European cups” He then called for a three a-side between members of the U-12 team, Jane Merryn showed it’s not just a boys game as she scored a hat-trick in the first to five game.

 

 

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